This course will include the following topics: age-appropriate recommendations, pediatric feeding behavior, pancreatic enzyme replacement, GI challenges, vitamin/mineral supplementation, pregnancy, CF-related diabetes, & end-of-life nutrition. Available resources will be reviewed as well as current evidence-based literature.
Describe the relationship of weight, growth, body mass & optimal nutritional status to CF health outcomes.
Summarize GI challenges, recommended vitamin & mineral supplementation & enzyme management throughout the life cycle.
Summarize nutrition challenges & management techniques of adults who have CF including CF-related diabetes & pregnancy.