Immune-Modulating Nutritional Support

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First Things First (assess and treat the following)

  • ABC’s
  • Determine hemodynamic stability of pt.
  • Consider safety and benefits of initiating early nutritional support.
  • In the U.S., the immune nutritional formulations are enteral preparations.
  • In other worldwide venues, some parenteral immune-modulating agents may be available.

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First Things First (assess and treat the following)

  • ABC’s
  • Determine hemodynamic stability of pt.
  • Consider safety and benefits of initiating early nutritional support.
  • In the U.S., the immune nutritional formulations are enteral preparations.
  • In other worldwide venues, some parenteral immune-modulating agents may be available.

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Last updated: June 21, 2010