Education

Baxter’s commitment to advancing clinical nutrition extends beyond offering innovative products. Baxter also provides programs and tools to its clinicians, hospital partners and compounding pharmacies that improve care and pharmacy efficiency.

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An Evolving Situation

As the situation with COVID-19 continues to evolve, Baxter has decided to proactively limit our participation in large-scale events out of concern for the health and safety of our employees. We will continue to assess if participation in events make sense as we learn more about the pandemic. In the meantime, we are continuing to work closely with our partner organizations to support their efforts in education and conversation around important topics in our industry.

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Helping Empower Recovery - the Online Series (HEROS)

HELPING EMPOWER RECOVERY – the Online Series (HEROS) webinars are designed to bring together nutrition support clinicians dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic. HEROS webinars host experts from around the world to provide the latest insight on nutritional assessment and treatment of ICU and non-ICU patients, highlight recent publications, and address best practices based personal experience.

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Olive Oil Based Lipid Emulsions Webinar

During this one-hour webinar featured speakers Elisabeth De Waele MD, PhD and Stephanie Dobak MS, RD, LDN, CNSC will talk about the SCCM/ASPEN COVID-19 guidance for Intravenous Lipid Emulsion (ILEs), highlight the value of the olive oil-based lipid emulsion in PN prescriptions across the continuum of patient care, and explain why olive oil-based lipid should be considered as your standard lipid emulsion.

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Advances in Lipid Emulsions: The Video Series

Learn more about the emergence of olive oil as a guideline supported alternative Intravenous Lipid Emulsion (ILE). Part 1 of this 3-part series will cover biological functions and nomenclature for fatty acids. The topic for Part 2 is the immune effects of fatty acids and Part 3 is clinical results and implications of using an olive oil-based lipid emulsion.

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CE/CME Course — The Evolving Role of Nutrition Therapy in the Hospitalized Patient: Focus on Lipids and Protein

In this roundtable discussion, Canadian and U.S.-based faculty discuss diagnostic criteria for malnutrition, available and emerging lipid emulsion products and their influence on inflammation and ensuring adequate protein delivery for optimal nutrition support. The Academy for Continued Healthcare Learning has made available Continuing Education credit for this program.

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iCAN | International Conference for Advancing Nutrition

Join us for our upcoming one-day iCAN conferences. These Baxter-sponsored events feature high-quality clinical nutrition education with content designed specifically for healthcare professionals interested in learning more about the benefits of nutritional support. iCAN conferences are being moved to a virtual format. For more information, please email [email protected]

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SmartPN Education Resources

During this four-part video series from ASPEN and Baxter on “SmartPN,” you will gain new tools on the appropriate use of Parenteral Nutrition (PN) therapy. The topics covered are: Part I: PN  Appropriateness: The General Approach; Part II: The Role of Supplemental Parenteral Nutrition; Part III: Avoiding Overfeeding and Glucose Control Management and Part IV: Venous Catheter Selection, Care, and Complication Prevention.

The Roadmap to Insourcing is an ASHP program, sponsored by Baxter, to assist in the insourcing of sterile IV compounds.

The Roadmap to Insourcing

This ASHP Resource Center, sponsored by Baxter, provides tools that can be used to assist in the decision-making process and the implementation phase of insourcing sterile IV compounds.

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Parenteral Provision of Micronutrients to Adult: A Global Expert Discussion

In this 53-minute panel discussion, four experts talk about the clinical consequences of micronutrient imbalances in adult patients, the micronutrients provision in short-term and long-term adult PN therapy and the monitoring of micronutrient levels during PN therapy in adult patients.