Founded in 1976, is an interdisciplinary organization whose members are involved in the provision of clinical support therapies, including parenteral and enteral nutrition. With more than 5,500 members from around the world, ASPEN is a community of dietitians, nurses, pharmacists, scientists, students and other health professionals from every facet of nutrition support clinical practice, research and teaching.. The American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition is to improve patient care by promoting the science and practice of nutrition dedicated to supportive therapy.
Learn not only this week’s event in Madrid, ASPEN staff on the case about the case of a young pregnant woman who was given erroneously tube feeding formula into her IV line, to the death of her 35 – week fetus, and shortly thereafter,. Is at the forefront of providing guidelines and standards, opinions and scholarly articles, and the creation of the industry dialogue on this issue. A key issue is to establish the design standards for enteral access, so that they are not compatible with connectors from other medical devices such as IVs, neuroaxial devices, respirators or blood pressure cuffs. These standards redesign take years to develop and implement but the concern is great about medical misconnections and the change process has begun..Notes1 More information about the CA can be found here. ATMP on the subject certificate is a suspension of mononuclear cells in 5-50107 11 ml X – vivo -10 medium containing 20 percent autologous serum. Further information of how SME status can assigned by the agency found here.