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IVECCS TECH MDR 2017: Nutritional Assessment

IVECCS TECH MDR 2017: Nutritional Assessment

IVECCS TECH MDR 2017: Nutritional Assessment

Kim Baldwin, LVT, VTS (ECC)
Kim Baldwin, LVT, VTS (ECC)
on behalf of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Society

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Launch date: 28 Feb 2018
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Last updated: 29 Nov 2018

Reference: 187080

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Technicians play a vital role in the nutritional support of the critically ill patient. Malnutrition from inappropriate diets and or unwillingness or inability to eat can impair immune function, wound healing, decrease organ function, and affect the overall prognosis for the patient’s recovery. Patients with early nutritional intervention have fewer complications and better outcomes. It is also demonstrated they will have shorter hospital stays.

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Metabolism and metabolic changes
Understand healthy metabolism and metabolic changes in the anorexic or cachectic patient
Nutritional assessment plan
Develop a nutritional assessment plan to include nutritional tools, requirements and considerations for each patient.
Enteral and Parental nutritional options
Review Enteral and Parental nutritional options, considerations and complications for the critical ill patient.
Kim Baldwin, LVT, VTS (ECC)

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Kim Baldwin, LVT, VTS (ECC)
on behalf of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Society

Kim has over 30 years of experience as a licensed veterinary technician in both the University/Teaching setting as well as private practice. She graduated from SUNY Delhi in upstate NY and received her VTS in ECC in 2003. She has been on the state board for veterinary medicine, editorial board for the veterinary technician journal, published articles, awarded the Alumnus of Merit from State University of New York, Delhi, and chaired the technician CE program at ACVIM for many years. Kim enjoys public speaking on the state and national level. She presently works part-time in an emergency referral hospital in Upstate, NY. Kim has a passion for training and developing the veterinary team.

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