Knowledge of Constituent Ingredients in Enteral Nutrition
What is it about?
Enteral feeding is considered the preferred method for providing a complete or supplemetal sopurce of nutrition to patients. It is necessary to review the quality and composition of any enteral formula, since the basic components are responsible for tolerance and nutrition efficacy.
Why is it important?
Intolerance to enteral formula is commonly attributed to individual patient response to the means of administration, but composition and cheaper ingredients could be responsible for this intolerance in some cases.
The following have contributed to this page: RAFAEL RAMIREZ and Patricia Savino