The Role of Protein and Parenteral Nutrition in the Critically Ill Adult: What’s New Since Release of the 2016 ASPEN/SCCM Guidelines?

New research on the role of parenteral nutrition (both supplemental and exclusive) has been published since the 2016 ASPEN/SCCM guidelines were released. This free webinar will review the PN recommendations outlined in the ASPEN/SCCM guidelines and discuss the new literature on the role of parenteral nutrition in patient care and outcomes. The speakers will also address if/how this research has impacted the use of parenteral nutrition in the critically ill patient.

Learning Objectives

  1. Review the methodology and development of the ASPEN/SCCM guidelines for critically ill adults
  2. Outline the ASPEN/SCCM guidelines for protein and parenteral nutrition (for both exclusive and supplemental use)
  3. Review the new literature that has impacted practice regarding protein and PN since the release of the 2016 ASPEN/SCCM guidelines
  4. Translate recent research to evidence-based practice for use of protein and parenteral nutrition in the critically ill patient (both for exclusive and supplemental PN use)
    • Address issues of shortage, and under-dosing
Please note: This is a free informational webinar with no CE Credit