Making Early Enteral Nutrition Happen
Program Date: 5 October 2022
Publication Date: 2 March 2023
Continuing Education Units: Nurse Contact: 1.0; Dietitian CPEU: 1.0
Course Description:In part 2 of this 4-part series, Kelly Tappenden, PhD, RD will describe barriers to early enteral feeding; assess gastrointestinal symptoms to enteral feeding intolerance; and identify patients wherein supplemental parenteral nutrition is indicated. Originally presented as a live webinar on October 5, 2022.
• Describe barriers to early enteral feeding.
• Assess gastrointestinal symptoms to enteral feeding intolerance.
• Identify patients wherein supplemental parenteral nutrition is indicated.
- CDR Level: 2
- Performance Indicators: 4.1.6, 8.1.1, 8.2.3
- Run Time: 36
Course Instructor Bio(s)
Kelly Tappenden, PhD, RD
Professor and Department Head
Department of Kinesiology and Nutrition
Chicago, IL, USA
Dr Kelly Tappenden is Professor and Head of the Department of Kinesiology and Nutrition at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Dr Tappenden’s research program focuses on intestinal failure, mechanisms of intestinal adaptation and patient malnutrition. For these contributions, she has received multiple awards, published over 100 peer-reviewed papers, and delivered over 400 invited lectures. Dr Tappenden served as the 33rd President of the American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition in 2008-09, Chair of the Nutrition, Metabolism and Obesity section of the American Gastroenterology Association Institute from 2009-13 and represents the American Society for Nutrition on the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology. She served as the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition from 2010-2022.
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