Enhanced recovery after surgery (ERAS) is a program consisting of multimodal interventions in the perioperative period. ERAS programs have resulted in improvements in clinical outcomes and costs. Nutrition is one of several components of an ERAS program and this post graduate course will allow you to take a deeper dive into these nutritional components. Join us for an exploration into the fundamentals of ERAS, screening and improved outcomes, protein supplementation, and nutrition approaches for pain management for enhanced recovery.
Describe enhanced recovery after surgery (ERAS) and its importance in perioperative care
Identify parameters to effectively screening patients in the perioperative setting
Develop procedures to improve compliance with ERAS protocols
Define the most effective protein supplementation for both prehabilitation and perioperative optimization
Analyze the variety of nutritional approaches to pain management for enhanced recovery
Moderator: Sadeq Quraishi, MD, MHA, MMSc
Dietitian CE Credit Only:
This program is approved for RDs, RDNs and DTRs under Activity Type 175 in accordance with CDR guidelines. RDs and RDNs may claim up to 30 CPEUs under this CPE Activity Type in a recertification cycle; DTRs may claim up to 20 CPEUS. For additional information, please click here.
The CE credit for this activity expires March 23, 2022. All CE credit must be claimed by this date.
Goal and Target Audience:
The ASPEN Nutrition Science & Practice Conference is designed for dietitians, nurses, physicians, pharmacists, researchers, and others who practice the sciences of clinical nutrition and metabolism. The conference provides nutrition support professionals with current and cutting-edge information in the field of nutrition support, clinical nutrition, and metabolism.
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MD, MHA, MMSc,
Staff Anesthetist and Intensivist,
Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care, and Pain Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
MD, MSc ,
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology; Medical Director, Montreal General Hospital Preoperative Centre,
McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Associate Professor of Surgery; Medical Director, Level 1 Trauma Center and Nutrition Support Service,
Department of Surgery; Division of Trauma, Critical Care, and Burn, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, OH
RD, MSc, PhD(c) ,
University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Postgraduate Course 1: Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) Exam
4.00 - Dietitian
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