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Pediatric Assessment Tools - Module 3.1: Nutritional therapy implementation

Infant / Pediatric
CE Accredited Program

Nutrition screening and assessment tools to help identify malnutrition in the critically ill children

Original program date:
Sep 03, 2018
Expiration date:
Apr 20, 2022
Continuing education
Program description:

1. Enteral nutrition (EN)
1.1. Definition, indications, contraindications
1.2. EN feeding routes and regimens
1.3. Administration and management
1.4. Monitoring EN and managing related complications
2. Parenteral nutrition (PN)
2.1. Indications, contraindications, delivery
2.2. Administration, monitoring, managing related complications
3. Test your knowledge 

Program Objectives:
  • To understand the benefits, indications and contraindications of enteral nutrition (EN) and parenteral nutrition (PN)
  • To know the feeding routes, regimens, and timing of EN initiation
  • To be able to administer and manage EN feeding using different routes
  • To be able to monitor feeding and manage complications arising from EN and PN feeding