Introduction

Ever since Lavoisier discovered oxygène and constructed the first calorimeter in the 1780s, scientists have striven to understand better the 'fire of life' that is metabolism. It is clear that critical illness is associated with profound and dynamic abnormalities of metabolic rate and substrate utilization. It is also clear that meeting nutritional demands positively affects the outcome of many serious illnesses. In an effort to optimize nutritional supply and demand, frequent and accurate assessment of patient resting energy expenditure has become common in modern intensive care.

Sleep Apnea

Sleep Apnea

Have You Been Told Over And Over Again That You Snore A Lot, But You Choose To Ignore It? Have you been experiencing lack of sleep at night and find yourself waking up in the wee hours of the morning to find yourself gasping for air?

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