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Loss of energy during continuous infusions of breast milk.
  1. O G Brooke,
  2. J Barley

    Abstract

    During 9 experiments simulating continuous intragastric infusion of human breast milk, variations in milk energy content of up to 24% occurred, the samples taken at the end of 8-12 hours' infusion being particularly energy-rich compared with earlier samples. Burettes should be regularly agitated during infusions of human milk.

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