Vitamin and other supplementation is of critical importance for the ill infant in the neonatal intensive care unit. Dr. Lepp discusses the basic physiology of some of the most important supplements. He explores the most recent evidence on supplementation in the NICU. Attendees will leave this session with tools to develop an evidence-based approach to supplementation in their own practice.
Explain the physiologic rationale for vitamin and mineral supplementation in the NICU.
Outline a supplementation plan applicable in your practice setting.
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