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T40 - Comprehensive Treatment of Chronic Critically Ill Patients (T40)

‐ Mar 23, 2021 3:45pm

Nutrition As It Pertains to PICS: Inference We Can Make From Other Bodies of Literature

Martin Rosenthal, MD, FACS, Assistant Professor, Trauma and Acute Care Surgery; Chair, UF Health Nutrition Committee, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL

PICS: A New Horizon
Frederick Moore, MD, FACS, MCCM, Professor, Trauma and Acute Care Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

PICS Catabolism: Can Protein Overcome?
Robert Martindale, MD, PhD, Professor of Surgery, Division of Gastrointestinal and General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR

Martin Rosenthal, MD, FACS

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe Persistent Inflammation lmmunosuppression Catabolic Syndrome (PICS)
  • Define protein catabolism in PICS and the importance of nutritional support and examine the inferences that we can make from the literature to help combat this disease process
  • Discuss the data obtained from over 400 patients enrolled into the P50 study: biomarkers, functional and quality metrics, resolvins, and nutritional measures