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Adapting the Nutrition-Focused Physical Exam to Identify Adult Malnutrition in Critically Ill Patients with Obesity
Michelle Schneider, MS, RDN
Laura Andromalos, MS, RN, RDN, CSOWM, CDCES
|Date:||26 September 2023|
Join ANHI for a free continuing education webinar on Tuesday, September 26 at 12:00 PM PST.
Michelle Schneider, MS, RDN, and Laura Andromalos, MS, RN, RDN, CSOWM, CDCES, will discuss the concepts of weight stigma and the obesity paradox; how to identify malnutrition in the critically ill patient with obesity; identify the key considerations in conducting NFPE for critically ill patients with obesity; and demonstrate how to interpret clinical findings and examine NFPE techniques to determine micronutrient deficiencies and diagnose malnutrition in critically ill obese patients.