Surgical Immunonutrition (SI) as a Quality Practice Improvement (QPI)

Speaker: Susan Lessar, MS, RD, CNSC AND Troy M. Glembot, MD, MBA, CPE, FACS, FASMBS Presented at: A US National Webinar


This lecture presented on December 3, 2014 describes factors necessary for successful implementation of surgical immunonutrition (SI) quality practices.  The steps taken to enable patient adherence to a preoperative SI protocol across various surgeries is reviewed along with the clinical outcome trends associated with the addition of this QPI to various types of elective surgery patients.