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Lecture Overview

Malnutrition is common in liver disease patients. This comprehensive lecture from Kate Hamilton provides some easy and reliable ways to assess a person’s nutritional status as well as how nurses can help to supplement and improve those suffering from chronic liver disease in their care.

Educators

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Kate Hamilton

Kate Hamilton is a senior clinical dietitian at Austin Health. Kate has worked for Austin Health for 14 years. She has mainly worked across critical care and surgical nutrition and has been with the liver transplant unit for almost 10 years. In addition to her clinical load Kate participates in research and is an active member of the Dietitians Association of Australia. See Educator Profile

Reviews

4.6
5 Total Rating(s)
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Emma Jettner
16 Aug 2019

Very informative. Reinforcement of prior knowledge re: EER for this patient group and the need to provide consistent high energy sources of nutrition to improve nutritional outcomes.

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HYEYOUNG SHIN
26 Feb 2019

very helpful

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Susan Mitchell
02 May 2018

Very informative

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Michele Selby
29 Mar 2018

informative

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Sarah May Twibill
26 Mar 2018

Very interesting and informative lecture. Increased my awareness of liver disease and its important link with nutrition.

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ROSSLYN MAQUET
28 Oct 2017

This was very helpful

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Riza Magnaye
23 Oct 2017

Informative

Details
CPD33m of CPD
Rating
4.6
Total Rating(s)  5
Published18 October 2017
Expires18 September 2019
Topics
Hepatic
Chronic Illness
Nutrition
Diet
Alcohol
Preventative Health
General Practice
Allied Health
Weight Management
Complementary Therapies
Healthy Lifestyle Counselling
Lipids and Metabolic
Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition
Treatments
Primary Health Care
Bone and Mineral Disorders
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