The Wound Comes First: Optimizing Patient Outcome With Nutrition Intervention
Speakers: Evelyn Phillips, MS, RD, LDN, CDE
This presentation filmed on August 26, 2014 describes the role of key vitamins and minerals and other nutrients involved in the wound healing process. How the inflammatory process impacts wound healing is reviewed; as well as, the consequence of poor glycemic control. Taking a proactive role regarding bowel management is addressed, including other practical approaches for delivering nutritional therapy.