thera test 2 parenteral nutrition

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  1. 7 indications for parenteral nutrition
    • surgical complications
    • pre-op preparation
    • GI disease
    • organ failure
    • anorexia
    • hypermetabolic state
    • NPO >5 days
  2. 2 contraindications to parenteral nutrition
    • functioning GI tract capable of absorbing nutrients
    • pts who will need it for less than 5 days
  3. macronutrients for PN and formulas
    • glucose (dextrose) 3.4 kcal/g
    • lipids 9 kcal/g, 10% = 1.1 kcal/mL, 20% = 2 kcal/mL
    • amino acids 4 kcal/g
    • glycerol (sometimes used as an alternative source of calories) 4 kcal/g
  4. what 3 things are not in MVI
    • vitamin K
    • folic acid
    • biotin

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