Feeding the Critically Ill Obese Patient - Current Approaches and Potential Implications
Sunday, Oct 4, 2015
10:00 am – 11:30 am
Medical Nutrition Therapy
This session will review challenges in nutrition assessment and support of the critically ill obese patient. This will include recently published evidence based guidelines on nutrition support
in the obese and a case study will show how to apply the guidelines to patient care. This session will also share how diagnostic abdominal CT scans can be used to identify sarcopenic
Identify challenges and management strategies in providing nutrition support to critically ill obese patients
Define sarcopenic obesity utilizing diagnostic abdominal CT scans
Discuss implications of calorie and protein prescriptions among sarcopenic obese patients receiving nutrition support
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