2015 Funding Round - Project

Dr Paul Young
Medical Research Institute of New Zealand
TARGET (The Augmented versus Routine approach to Giving Energy Trial)
$1,200,000
48 months

Lay summary

TARGET is a 4000-patient, multicentre, double-blinded, randomised controlled clinical trial designed to determine if delivery of the full-recommended calorie (energy) requirement to critically ill patients via a feeding tube improves 90 day survival when compared to standard practice.

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