“Evaluating Nutrient Loss In Continuous Enteral Feeding Systems”

Nutrition Advisory Committee (NAC) presents…”Evaluating Nutrient Loss In Continuous Enteral Feeding Systems” Very low birth weight (VLBW) and other high-risk infants require accurate delivery of nutrients to promote appropriate growth. However, loss of nutrients may occur during gavage feeding of fortified human milk. This presentation examines literature that has quantified nutrient loss based on current […]

“Positioning for Comfort and Growth”

Philips Healthcare presents… “Positioning for Comfort and Growth” Advances in neonatal care have led to significant changes in the survival rates of high-risk babies, although there remains significant morbidity related to the individual neonate’s immaturity, prematurity and severity of disease. Positioning and developmental care practices may help to mitigate related complications by promoting positive growth […]

“Protein: Requirements and Measuring Its Impact in the NICU”

Annenberg Center for Health Sciences presents… “Protein: Requirements and Measuring Its Impact in the NICU” Content areas: Protein recommendations to support optimal outcomes Nutritional intake, growth, and neurodevelopment High-risk infants identified through growth curves Presenter: Irene Olsen, PhD, RD, LDN, Research Consultant, Visiting Research Faculty at Drexel University, Department of Nutrition Sciences in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania […]

“Positioning for Comfort and Growth”

Philips Healthcare presents…A program in the Better Outcomes webinar series “Positioning for Comfort and Growth” Advances in neonatal care have led to significant changes in the survival rates of high-risk babies, although there remains significant morbidity related to the individual neonate’s immaturity, prematurity and severity of disease. Positioning and developmental care practices may help to […]