January Journal Club: Critical Care Medicine
Thursday, January 23, 2020
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Central Time
Should patients on vasopressors receive enteral nutrition?
That’s the question addressed in the January issue of Critical Care Medicine’s Viewpoints section. In this webcast, authors Yaseen Arabi, MD, FCCP, FCCM, and Paul Wischmeyer, MD, EDIC, will each present their case for giving, or not giving, enteral nutrition to this group of patients.
This webcast, hosted by the Society of Critical Care Medicine, is part of the Journal Club: Critical Care Medicine series, which focuses on an article of interest from Critical Care Medicine. The webcast is held the fourth Thursday of the month (excluding December and February in 2020), except for November when it will be held the third Thursday of the month.
- To review the pathophysiologic changes in mesenteric circulation associated with enteral nutrition and vasopressor use.
- To review existing knowledge about the association of amount of enteral nutrition and clinical outcomes among patients receiving vasopressors.
- To provide a suggested approach to enteral nutrition in patients receiving vasopressors.
Paul Wischmeyer, MD, EDIC
Professor of Anesthesiology & Surgery
Duke University School of Medicine
Durham, North Carolina, USA
Yaseen Arabi, MD, FCCM
Chairman, Intensive Care Department
Professor, College of Medicine, King Saud Bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Anthony T. Gerlach, PharmD, FCCM
Ohio State University Medical Center
Columbus, Ohio, USA
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