There were babies everywhere: babies in carriers, babies riding in shopping carts, and babies being held by their moms. It seemed that no matter which way I looked, I saw a baby…except when I looked down at my empty arms. 782 more words
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Preterm infants <1kg require 4.0 – 4.5 g/kg/day protein compared to 2 g/kg/day for a term infant.
Reference: ESPGHAN, (2010). Enteral Nutrient Supply for Preterm Infants: Commentary from European Society for Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition Committee on Nutrition. JPGN; 50: 1-9.
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