EAL: New Guideline and Systematic Reviews

03/03/2020 - The Evidence Analysis Library has released the evidence-based nutrition guidelines for individual withs cystic fibrosis and systematic reviews on enteral nutrition for very low birthweight preterm infants.

The 2020 guidelines for cystic fibrosis fills the gap in previous CF nutrition guidelines and addresses current issues in CF nutrition care, and includes recommendations for nutrition screening and assessment, medical nutrition therapy and dietary intake.

The systematic reviews on enteral nutrition for very low birthweight preterm infants evaluate the evidence regarding the role of macronutrients, formula enrichment, human milk, and human milk fortifier enteral in supporting the nutritional needs of this vulnerable patient population.