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Comprehensive Treatment of Chronic Critically Ill Patients with Extended Q&A (T40)

3:15 PM – 5:15 PM ET

Session: 3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Extended Q&A: 4:45 PM - 5:15 PM


  1. Describe Persistent Inflammation Immunosuppression Catabolic Syndrom (PICS)
  2. Define protein catabolism in PICS and the importance of nutritional support and examine the inferences that we can make from the literature to help combat this disease process 
  3. Discuss the data obtained from over 400 patients enrolled into the P50 study: biomarkers, functional and quality metrics, resolvins, and nutritional measures


Nutrition As It Pertains to PICS: Inference We Can Make From Other Bodies of Literature

Martin Rosenthal, MD, FACS, Assistant Professor, Trauma and Acute Care Surgery; Chair, UF Health Nutrition Committee, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL

PICS: A New Horizon
Frederick Moore, MD, FACS, MCCM, Professor, Trauma and Acute Care Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 

PICS Catabolism: Can Protein Overcome?
Robert Martindale, MD, PhD, Professor of Surgery, Division of Gastrointestinal and General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR

Martin Rosenthal, MD, FACS

CE Credit: 1.5 hours
Level: Advanced
UAN: JA0002345-0000-21-053-L01-P  

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

Join the speakers after their presentations for an extended Q&A sponsored by Fresenius Kabi.

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