December 2015 Newsletter from AICNU

From the Desk of the Organising Chairperson, AICNU

In this edition, we are covering three key topics:

  1. Article of the Month
  2. 2nd Announcement of the upcoming conference – AICNU 2016, Colombo, Srilanka
  3. Spread the word

1.Article of the Month

This month we are covering the article titled ‘Does Hypocaloric feeding impact the outcome of critically Ill with increased BMI?’. This abstract won the third prize during the AICNU 2015  in Ahmedabad. Obesity represents a daunting problem for critical care providers, both in the increasing volume of patients with this condition and in the complexity of issues faced. This study aims to investigate the relationship between hypocaloric feeding and early weaning and mortality of critically ill patient with increased BMI. Read more

2. 2nd Announcement of the upcoming conference – AICNU 2016, Colombo, Srilanka

On behalf of the organizing committee, we would like to invite you for the 8th Apollo International Clinical Nutrition Update (AICNU) 2016, which for the first time will be held in Colombo, Srilanka. Today’s Clinical Dietitians are challenged to stay abreast of current science in an ever-changing Clinical Nutrition environment to ensure their advice is grounded in the latest evidence. To address the need of health professionals to be effective knowledge managers with ready access to timely, current and authoritative guidance on medical nutrition therapy questions encountered in every day clinical practice. Read more

3. Spread the word

Download the AICNU 2016 poster to spread the word

Dr. Bhuvaneshwari Shankar
AICNU Organising Chairperson

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