Enteral Nutrition Resources

General Resources

VIDEOS AND PODCASTS

TIP SHEETS

PAPERS

BOOKS

  • ASPEN Enteral Nutrition Handbook Second Edition contains the latest recommendations on safe practices, ENFit®, and new information on preparation, labeling, and dispensing of EN. It is a step-by-step, practical guide to caring for patients receiving EN therapy. 2019  

The ASPEN Enteral Nutrition Task Force has compiled these external resources to help both clinicians and consumers make educated choices on enteral nutrition. ASPEN does not endorse any brand of product nor are these listings a substitute for medical or other professional advice and should not be taken as such.


EN Product Shortage News

  • EN Product Shortage News: ASPEN maintains communications with EN product manufacturers, other professional healthcare organizations, and clinicians to stay up to date on the status of EN product shortages. This page provides the latest news on EN shortages and is continually updated as ASPEN learns of new or resolving shortages.
  • EN Product Shortage Resources: ASPEN provides other helpful resources related to EN product shortages.


Enteral Connectors


Medication Issues


For Specific Populations

CRITICALLY-ILL ADULT PATIENTS

  • This ASPEN EN Care Pathway provides steps and resources for managing critically-ill adult patients requiring enteral nutrition (EN), starting at needs assessment through transition out of the ICU. 2018

PEDIATRIC-NEONATAL PATIENTS

The NOVEL Project addresses the best practice for verifying the location of nasogastric (NG) feeding tubes in pediatrics.