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Enterally Feeding the Unstable Critically Ill Patient (T31)

1:30 PM – 3:00 PM ET


  1. Describe the pathophysiologic changes associated with shock, ARDS and prone positioning, and extracorporeal membrane oxygenation
  2. Recognize the risks and benefits of providing EN in circulatory shock, in prone position, and during ECMO 
  3. Identify signs and symptoms of EN intolerance in unstable critically ill patients and interventions to help manage them


Enteral Nutrition During Prone Positioning

Michelle Kozeniecki, MS, RD, CNSC, Lead Clinical Dietitian, Nutrition Services Department, Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee, WI 

Enteral Nutrition in Circulatory Shock
Jayshil Patel, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 

Enteral Nutrition During ECMO
Laszlo Kiraly, MD, Professor of Surgery, Division of Trauma, Critical Care and Acute Care Surgery, School of Medicine, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR

Michelle Kozeniecki, MS, RD, CNSC

CE Credit: 1.5 hours
Level: Advanced
UAN: JA0002345-0000-21-050-L01-P

BPS Logo Blue_75w This session has been approved for BCNSP recertification credit of 1.5 hours.