Early Enteral Nutrition: Beneficial or Detrimental?

Speaker: Stephen A. McClave, MD Presented at: A US National Webinar

Summary

Presented on April 30, 2014.  This presentation identifies the importance of enteral nutrition in the overall treatment of critical illness. Patient populations who benefit from full feeding versus those who may benefit from trophic feeding or permissive underfeeding are identified based on available evidence along with appropriate strategies for optimal nutrient delivery.