Feeding a critically ill patient can be a delicate matter. Safety is at the forefront when deciding if it is appropriate to begin nutrition support. Hypotension and treatment with vasopressors presents a major roadblock to enteral feeding. With that said, how cautious do we really need to be? Join critical care dietitian, Juliette Soelberg, MS, RD, CD, as we review and interpret the latest research findings related to tube feeding with the use of vasoactive agents.
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