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Impact of nutritional support that does and does not meet guideline standards on clinical outcome in surgical patients at nutritional risk: a prospective cohort study.

Sun DL; Li WM; Li SM; Cen YY; Lin YY; Xu QW; Li YJ; Sun YB; Qi YX; Yang T; Lu QP; Xu PY.
Nutrition Journal.

The aim of this study was to investigate the impact of two different nutritional support strategies on patients after abdominal surgery.

Influence of gestational age and birth weight in neonatal cholesterol - response to total parenteral nutrition.

Nghiem-Rao TH; Dahlgren AF; Kalluri D; Cao Y; Simpson PM; Patel SB.
Journal of Clinical Lipidology.

The purpose of this study was to determine if at-risk infants receiving receiving parenteral nutrition causes changes in cholesterol levels.

Acquired Acrodermatitis Enteropathica After Gastric Bypass Surgery - responsive to IV supplementation.

Rana J; Plovanich M; Wallace EB; Yang C; Canales AL; Mostaghimi A.
Dermatology Online Journal.

Report on a patient with an acquired rash, acrodermatitis enteropathica, with zinc and other concurrent nutritional deficiencies.

Guess Who's Not Coming to Dinner? Evaluating Online Restaurant Reservations for Disease Surveillance.

Journal of Silly Titles

Alternative data sources are used increasingly to augment traditional public health surveillance systems. Examples include over-the-counter medication sales and school absenteeism.

WEBINAR: Nutrition Management After Bariatric Surgery

Overview: This presentation reviews the prevalence of obesity, and details the types of bariatric surgeries. Additionally, it outlines post-surgery nutrition recommendations and the medical complications commonly seen after bariatric surgery.

Fast Five Quiz: Test Yourself on Various Nutritional Deficiencies

According to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, although less than 10% of the US population have nutritional deficiencies, those deficiencies vary by age, gender, and race, and the incidence may be 30% or higher among certain groups. One half of all children worldwide (aged 6 months to 5 years) have one or more micronutrient deficiencies, with more than 2 billion people affected globally.
How much do you know about these potentially serious conditions? Test your knowledge with our short quiz.


WEBINAR: The Clinical Utility of 1,25 Dihydroxyvitamin D

Sponsored By: DiaSorin
Continuing Education Credits (CME/CE/CEU): P.A.C.E. CE | Florida CE

Spinal Infections Among Patients With Long-Term Central Venous Catheters for Home Parenteral Nutrition

Rabia Topan, Tim Ambrose, Mia Small, Elewys Lightman, Jeremy Nightingale, Simon M. Gabe
Nutrition in Clinical Practice.

Retrospective review of spinal infections receiving long-term parenteral nutrition.

Early enteral nutrition vs parenteral nutrition following pancreaticoduodenectomy

Jian-Wen Lu, Chang Liu, Zhao-Qing Du, Xue-Min Liu, Yi Lv, and Xu-Feng Zhang
World Journal of Gastroenterology

Postoperative analysis and comparison of morbidity between patients receiving total parenteral nutrition and early enteral nutrition supplemented with parenteral nutrition.

Conference: Clinical Nutrition Week - Feb 18-21, 2017 - Orlando, FL

Activities and Housing will be hosted at the Orlando World Center Marriott