Nutrition Support Fundamentals Course 2018

WEB180912 - Acid Base

Sep 12, 2018 3:00pm ‐ Sep 12, 2018 4:00pm

Standard: $39.00
Members: $19.00

Description

ASPEN’s Nutrition Support Fundamentals Course (NSFC) provides a comprehensive overview of nutrition support therapy. The course can be used as a tool for helping you identify personal knowledge gaps to further identify future areas of learning. Whether you are preparing for the certification examinations or seeking additional professional growth in nutrition support, recognizing these knowledge gaps allows you to use your professional development time and energy more effectively. In addition to providing a thorough review of core nutrition support topics such as nutrition assessment and nutrient deficiencies, parenteral nutrition, enteral nutrition, fluids and electrolytes, and pediatrics, the NSFC will also include specialty areas of nutrition support such as home care, critical care, gastrointestinal disorders, ethics, and statistics. Don’t miss this invaluable nutrition support-focused course!

Objectives:

  • Diagnose major acid-base derangements
  • Recognize compensatory mechanisms for acid-base derangements
  • Describe the roles of buffers in acid-base balance

Speaker(s):

  • Ezra Steiger, MD, Professor of Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

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