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Administration

1. The implementation and management of a policy. A company's senior officers (such as the board of directors) set the policies and its managers (and sometimes the officers themselves) are responsible for administration.

2. In an estate, the management of the assets of a decedent until they are discharged to his/her heirs.

administration

see MANAGEMENT.
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demonstrated that TPN administration promoted bacterial translocation to the mesenteric lymph nodes and reduced immune cell circulation in animal models.
Thus it is not clear whether a window period is needed between TPN administration and assessment of Ca, Mg or phosphorus in adult patients, but some period of time between 1 and 4 hours may be optimal.
Selenium supplementation is essential for anyone relying on TPN as the sole source of nutrition, and selenium supplementation has become routine during TPN administration since the relationship between selenium deficiency and TPN was discovered (15).