REVISTA DA ASSOCIACAO MEDICA BRASILEIRA, vol.65, no.7, pp.952-958, 2019 (SCI-Expanded)
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REVISTA DA ASSOCIACAO MEDICA BRASILEIRA
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Ultrasonography, Quadriceps Muscle, Malnutrition, Intensive Care Units, BEDSIDE ULTRASOUND, MALNUTRITION, PREVALENCE, GUIDELINES, MORTALITY, OVERLOAD, IMPACT
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PURPOSE: In this prospective observational study, we aimed to investigate the role of the maximum compressed (MC) and uncompressed (UC) thickness of the quadriceps femoris muscle (QFMT) measured by ultrasonography (USG) in the detection of nutritional risk in intensive care patients (ICPs) with different volume status.