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The Management of Macronutrients for Adult Patients

‐ Jul 23, 2019 3:30pm

Credits: None available.

Parenteral nutrition (PN) is a complex, high-alert medication. Appropriate provision of protein, carbohydrate, and lipid is vital to ensure adequate nutrition delivery. Macronutrient needs can vary based on disease states, medical interventions and complications. Assessing the needs of patients and providing adequate macronutrients are key steps leading to positive outcomes. This webinar will review methods to manage macronutrients in adult PN patients with various disorders and clinical scenarios.

Learning Objectives:

  • Discuss the importance of adequate protein delivery and how it relates to various disease states
  • Describe appropriate provision of carbohydrates an dlipids and their relation to parenteral nutrition
  • Review the importance of glycemic control in the delivery of nutrition support





Credits Available