A.S.P.E.N. has developed The Enteral Nutrition Practice Recommendations to share with the multidisciplinary teams responsible for delivering EN including clinicians, administrators, educators and researchers, the healthcare community, patients, and their caregivers - in an effort to optimize enteral nutrition practices.
The specific topics covered in the recommendations include:
Ordering and Labeling of Enteral Nutrition
Enteral Formula (Medical Foods) and Infant Formula Regulation
Water and Enteral Formula Safety and Stability
Enteral Nutrition Administration
Monitoring Enteral Nutrition Administration
Bankhead R, Boullata J, Brantley S, Corkins M, Guenter P, Krenitsky J, Lyman B, Metheny NA, Mueller C, Robbins S, Wessel J; A.S.P.E.N. Board of Directors. Enteral Nutrition Practice Recommendations. JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr. 2009 Mar-Apr;33(2):122-67.