Audio-Digest Foundation Announces the Release of Gastroenterology Volume 27, Issue 14: Nutritional Update/Feeding and End-of-Life Care

Robert G. Martindale, MD, PhD, Professor and Chief, Division of General Surgery, Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine, Portland, OR, presented on Updates on In-hospital Nutritional Support, and Stephen A. McClave, MD, Professor of Medicine, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY, presented on Ethics of Feeding: Decision Making in End-of-Life Care.

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Glendale, CA (PRWEB) November 07, 2013

Audio-Digest Foundation announces the release of Gastroenterology Volume 27, Issue 14: Nutritional Update/Feeding and End-of-Life Care.

The goal of this program is to improve the care of patients who require enteral feeding. After hearing and assimilating this program, the clinician will be better able to:

1. Implement protocols for early enteral feeding.
2. Evaluate the appropriateness of standard vs specialized enteral formulas.
3. Discuss the diverse benefits of fish oil supplementation.
4. Review the ethical concepts associated with end-of-life decision making.
5. Cite current data on percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube feeding.

The original programs were presented by Robert G. Martindale, MD, PhD, Professor and Chief, Division of General Surgery, Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine, Portland, OR, and Stephen A. McClave, MD, Professor of Medicine, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY.

Audio-Digest Foundation, the largest independent publisher of Continuing Medical Education in the world, records over 10,000 hours of lectures every year in anesthesiology, emergency medicine, family practice, gastroenterology, general surgery, internal medicine, neurology, obstetrics/gynecology, oncology, ophthalmology, orthopaedics, otolaryngology, pediatrics, psychology, and urology, by the leading medical researchers at the top laboratories, universities, and institutions.

Recent researchers have hailed from Harvard, Cedars-Sinai, Mayo Clinic, UCSF, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, The University of Kansas Medical Center, The University of California, San Diego, The University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, The University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, and many others.

Out of these cutting-edge programs, Audio-Digest then chooses the most clinically relevant, edits them for clarity, and publishes them either every week or every two weeks.

In addition, Audio-Digest publishes subscription series in conjunction with leading medical societies: DiabetesInsight with The American Diabetes Association, ACCEL with The American College of Cardiology, Continuum Audio with The American Academy of Neurology, and Journal Watch Audio General Medicine with Massachusetts Medical Society.

For 60 years, the global medical community of doctors, nurses, physician assistants, and other medical professionals around the world has subscribed to Audio-Digest specialty series in order to remain current in their specialties as well as to maintain their Continuing Education requirements with the most cutting-edge, independent, and unbiased continuing medical education (CME).

Long a technical innovator, Audio-Digest was the first to produce audio medical education programs and the first to produce in-car medical education. Currently, its subscription and annual products are available on CD and MP3, as well as iPhone, iPad, and Android apps.


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