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Nestlé Nutrition Institute Symposium: Pick your PICS: Mitochondrial Changes, Inflammation, and Nutritional Interventions

1:00 PM – 2:30 PM ET

Mitochondrial challenges and inflammation are manifested in the critically ill, often associated with such syndromes as Persistent Inflammation, Immunosuppression, and Catabolic Syndrome (PICS) and Post Intensive Care Syndrome-Survivors (PICS-S).  This program reviews the similarities, differences, and nutritional interventions that should be considered in the management of these critical illness syndromes.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  1. Discuss the differences and similarities in diagnosis and intervention for Persistent Inflammation, Immunosuppression and Catabolic Syndrome (PICS) and Post Intensive Care Syndrome-Survivors (PICS-S).
  2. Describe the mitochondrial and inflammatory changes seen in PICS and PICS-S. 
  3. Identify the importance and role of nutrition in PICS and PICS-S management.


FACULTY AND TOPICS

Evolution of the PICS Continuum
Keith Miller, MD, Associate Professor of Surgery, University of Louisville   

Persistent Inflammation, Immunosuppression and CatabolicSyndrome (PICS)
Martin Rosenthal, MD, Assistant Professor of Surgery, University of Florida

Post Intensive Care Syndrome-Survivors (PICS-S)
Beth Taylor, DCN, RD-AP, Research Scientist, Department of Research for Patient Care Services, Barnes-Jewish Hospital          

MODERATOR
Keith Miller, MD, Associate Professor of Surgery, University of Louisville

CREDIT INFORMATION
This program offers 1.5 CE for registered nurses and dietitians.

This session is sponsored by:

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Commercial Support Acknowledgement: Financial support provided by Nestlé Health Science.

*Nestlé Health Science is a Continuing ProfessionalEducation (CPE) Accredited Provider with the Commission on DieteticRegistration (CDR). Provider Number NE008. 

Nestlé Health Science is a provider through the CaliforniaBoard of Registered Nursing. Provider Number 11366.