Giving Careers Education
NUTRITION: TPN Liver Toxicity
Dr. Puder will discuss parenteral nutrition associated liver disease and the potential benefits of omega-3 fatty acid administration. 

Learning Objectives:
  • List known risk factors for parenteral nutrition associated liver disease.
  • List known treatments of cholestasis.
  • Identify the essential fatty acids.
  • Define essential fatty acid deficiency.
  • Discuss the natural history of PN associated liver disease.
  • List the potential benefits of omega-3 fatty acid administration.
Click the following link to view the Video Grand Rounds presentation:

TPN Liver Toxicity
Audience: Physicians, Advanced Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Healthcare Professionals
Release Date: Tuesday, June 11, 2013
Retire Date: Wednesday, June 11, 2014
Course Materials:
Mark Puder, MD, PhD
Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School
Assistant Program Director of Pediatric Surgery, Boston Children’s Hospital
Accreditation Statement:
CME Enduring Material
Cook Children's Medical Center is accredited by the Texas Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Cook Children's designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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