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Carolina Méndez Martínez interview where she provides insights into clinical nutrition.
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Carolina Méndez Martínez

Carolina Mendez, N.D, MSc, Nutritionist and Dietician at the National University of Colombia speaks on the role of nutrition management in the clinical setting.
Dr. Dan Linetzky Waitzberg
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Dr. Dan Linetzky Waitzberg

Prof. Dr. Dan Linetzky Waitzberg, Gastrointestinal Surgeon and Nutrologist at the School of Medicine in the University of São Paulo, Brazil highlights the problem of malnutrition in hospital setting.
Dr. Guillermo Carlos Contreras and Dr. Alfredo Matos Adames sitting in front of a United for clinical nutrition roll-up during ESPEN Congress.
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Dr. Guillermo Carlos Contreras and Dr. Alfredo Matos Adames

Dr. Guillermo Contreras, Chief of Emergency and Critical Care department at the Guillermo Kaelin Hospital in Lima, Peru and Dr. Alfredo Matos Adames, professor of clinical nutrition and surgery at the School of Medicine at the University of Panama, elaborate on screening and assessing hospital patients for nutritional status.
Dr. Karin Papapietro sitting in front of a United for clinical nutrition roll-up during ESPEN Congress
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Dr. Karin Papapietro

Dr. Karin Papapietro, Physician-surgeon at the Faculty of Medicine in the University of Chile, provides insights into how clinical nutrition management can be improved, and the value of supplemental parenteral nutrition.
Dr. Dan Linetzky Waitzberg
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Dr. Mario Ignacio Perman

Dr Mario Perman, Intensivist at the Italian Hospital of Buenos Aires, Argentina, speaks to the science behind the impact of malnutrition in hospitals, and the need for better education on the topic.
Dr. Roger Riofrio sitting in front of a United for clinical nutrition roll-up during ESPEN Congress.
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Dr. Roger Riofrio

Dr. Roger Riofrio, General Surgeon at the Central University of Ecuador talks about the value of parenteral nutrition in meeting nutritional targets.
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Early Parenteral Nutrition in Critically Ill Patients

This folder focusses on the performance of early PN when it comes to cost-effectiveness and provides an overview of the results of a cost minimization analysis performed by Ass. Prof. Gordon Doig, Sydney (Australia).
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Early Supplemental Parenteral Nurtition in the ICU

A study conducted in 2012 by Heidegger and colleagues found that individually optimized supplemental parenteral nutrition starting on day four of ICU stay should be considered as a strategy to improve clinical outcome in patients for whom enteral nutrition is insuficcient. Please download this folder for an overview of the study.
Key investigators and KOLs from Screening Day Latin America discussing results in hospital
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Images from the Screening Day Latin America 2015

The snapshots are from three hospitals in Argentina, Chile and Peru.
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Malnutrition and Caloric Deficits

This folder provides insights from our 8 clinical nutrition experts, during the ESPEN conference in 2015 about malnutrition in a clinical setting, and on the Screening Day Latin America.
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Parenteral Nutrition Compendium April 2014

This manual provides medical healthcare professionals with a basic overview of parenteral nutrition (PN) to assist its use in daily clinical routine. This booklet provides information regarding clinical relevance and indications for PN, energy and nutrient requirements, practical aspects of handling and monitoring, complication management as well as guidelines for PN in special clinical conditions, such as intensive care, oncology, and home PN.
Prof. Dr. Isabel Correia sitting in front of a United for clinical nutrition roll-up during ESPEN Congress.
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Prof. Dr. Isabel Correia

Prof. Dr. Isabel Correia, Chief of the Nutrition Therapy Team at the Alfa Institute of Gastroenterology and Surgery at the University Hospital, Belo Horizonte highlights the need for better education and policy around clinical nutrition in institutes from medical schools to government.
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Screening Day – Infographic

The Screening Day was conducted to obtain in-depth information about malnutrition, caloric deficits and current clinical practice in Latin America. This infographic provides key facts and background information about this study.
SimpleShow Fresenius Kabi Caring for life
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SimpleShow explaining the importance of clinical nutrition

This simpleshow video explains how disease-related malnutrition (DRM) can be detected and how DRM, as a result of caloric deficits, can be fought with adequate clinical nutrition.
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The importance of hand hygiene in hospital settings

Around the globe, hospital acquired infections are a thread to patients’ safety during their stay. This informational video explains the rules for proper hand hygiene in hospital settings. Clean care is safer care!
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United for clinical nutrition - Infographic

This infographic depicts the correlation between clinical nutrition and disease-related malnutrition in Latin America.