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Table 1 'Early' and 'Late' Feeding Regimens

From: ADEPT - Abnormal Doppler Enteral Prescription Trial

Feed regimen 'early' 'late'
0-24 hours: day 1 Nil by mouth Nil by mouth
24-48 hours: day 2 Start milk feeds according to tables 2 & 3 Nil by mouth
48-119 hours: day 3-5 Progress with feeding according to tables 2 & 3 Nil by mouth
120-143 hours: day 6 Progress with feeding according to tables 2 & 3 Start milk feeds according to tables 2 & 3
144 hours onwards - day 7+ Progress with feeding according to tables 2 & 3 Progress with feeding according to tables 2 & 3