References & Resources


References: search (n.d) Short Bowel Syndrome in Toddlers [Online]. Avalible at… (Accessed 10 June 2019).

Bhende & Spanglar (2004) In vitro assessment of chlorhexidine gluconate impregnated polyurethane foam antimicrobial dressing using zone of inhibition assays. Infection Control and hospital epidemiology, 25 (8), 664-

Timsett, J et al (2009) Chlorohexadine impregnated sponges and less frequent dressing changes for prevention of catheter related infections in critically ill adults- a randomised control trial. JAMA, 301(12), 1231-1241.

Macmillan Cancer Support (n.d) Central Lines [Online]. Available at… (Accessed 10 June 2019).

Great Ormond Street (2001) Nutrition: parenteral

 [Online]. Available at 10 June 2019).

Useful Online Support:


  • Living Life on Total Parenteral Nutrition (TPN)

  • TPN (Total Parenteral Nutrition) UK

  • Bowel and TPN Kids UK

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