Nutritional Supplements

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WindWell2794
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Nutritional Supplements
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2013-04-03 15:47:49
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  1. enteral nutrition mechanism of action
    provides the basic building blocks
  2. Peripheral Total Parenteral Nutrition Mechanism of Action
    provides basic nutrient building blocks for anabolism
  3. Peripheral TPN Indications
    surgery that restricts oral feeding, anorexia caused by chemo or radiation, GI illness that prevents food digestion, undergone surgery, nutritional deficits are minimal
  4. Peripheral TPN adverse effects
    phlebitis, fluid overload
  5. Central TPN mechanism of action
    • supply nutrients to those who can't ingest nutrients by mouth or meet required daily nutritional needs
    • provides necessary fat, carbohydrates, and protein
  6. Central TPN contraindications
    allergic to eggs

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