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Nutrición Hospitalaria

On-line version ISSN 1699-5198Print version ISSN 0212-1611


WANDEN-BERGHE, Carmina  and  GRUPO NADYA-SENP et al. Home and Ambulatory Artificial Nutrition (NADYA) Report. Home Parenteral Nutrition in Spain, 2017. Nutr. Hosp. [online]. 2018, vol.35, n.6, pp.1491-1496.  Epub Feb 03, 2020. ISSN 1699-5198.


to communicate HPN data obtained from the HPN registry of the NADYA-SENPE group ( for the year 2017.

Material and methods:

descriptive analysis of the data collected from adult and pediatric patients with HPN in the NADYA-SENPE group registry from January 1st, 2017 to December 31st, 2017.


there were 308 patients from 45 Spanish hospitals (54.5% women), 38 children and 270 adults, with 3,012 episodes, which represent a prevalence rate of 6.61 patients/million inhabitants/year 2017. The most frequent diagnosis in adults was "palliative cancer" (25.6%), followed by "others". In children, it was Hirschsprung's disease with six cases (15.8%). The first indication was short bowel syndrome in both children (55.3%) and adults (33.7%). The most frequently used type of catheter was tunneled in both children (73.4%) and adults (38.2%). Ending 81 episodes, the most frequent cause was death (62.9%) and transition to oral feeding (34.7%).


the progressive increase of collaborating centers and professionals in the registry of patients receiving NPD is maintained. The main indications of HPN and the motive for ending have remained stable.

Keywords : Home parenteral nutrition; Parenteral nutrition; Nutritional support; Home care services; Records; Epidemiology.

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