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Parenteral nutrition

Suzie Robertson Nurse, Northern General Hospital in Sheffield

A CPD article improved Suzie Robertson’s knowledge and understanding of parenteral feeding and nutritional solutions

Parenteral nutrition is a method of administering nutrition and hydration intravenously. Usually, nutrients are absorbed from the different foods we consume via the action of enzymes in the gastrointestinal tract.

Nursing Standard. 28, 30,61-61. doi: 10.7748/ns2014.03.28.30.61.s48