29th Annual North American Cystic Fibrosis Conference

*** S14: NTR: Achieving Optimal Nutrition

Oct 9, 2015 10:30am ‐ Oct 9, 2015 12:20pm

Standard: $49.99

Description

This session will review current knowledge related to DHA, linoleic acid & fatty acid metabolism in CF. We will also discuss emerging data on early nutrition & growth in infants with CF.

Educational Objectives: 

  1. Describe & discuss the concepts & controversies of LA supplementation in CF.  
  2. Describe & discuss the concepts & controversies of DHA supplementation in CF.
  3. Compare & contrast preliminary results & findings in optimizing infant growth & nutrition from an ongoing study & a recently concluded study of infants with CF.   
*** This session was streamed live during the 2015 NACFC. To watch free archived versions of the live streamed sessions, register here: https://arc.nacfconference.org/cff/live/14 

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