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Equation of Nelson et al for Predicting the Refractive Index (RI) for a Parenteral Nutrition Solution

Specialty:

Endocrinology, Nutrition & Dermatology
Gastroenterology
Emergency Medicine & Critical Care

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Description:

A pharmacy or other department may be asked to make a parenteral nutrition solution. Comparing the refractive index (RI) of the solution against the predicted refractive index is one way of seeing if the solution was made correctly. The authors are from the University of Utah.

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