Critical Care Specialist Group - Ketogenics in Critical Care: Is it achievable?

Hosted by Critical Care Specialist Group


A study session focused on ketogenic diets in ICU. Is it achieveable? When is it appropriate?

The session will showcase experiences from dietitians who have attempted this in their units and the barriers that they faced.

Background to Epilepsy and the mechanisms of ketogenic diet in this condition with Dr Manny Bagary, Consultant Neuropsychiatrist, Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust

Use of Ketogenic Diet Therapy in adult ICU for Refractory Status Epilepticus
Susan Wood, Specialist in Ketogenic Diet Therapies

A series of case studies - these are from different UK Critical Care sites who have implemented the ketogenic diet in the adult ICU population. They will discuss how it went, challenges and opportunities

Case study 1  - An established patients transition in crit care
Abbi Falconer, University Hospital Wales

Case study 2 - Practicalities & Barriers of ketogenic products
Suzy Marcetic, Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust

Case study 3 - New onset refractory status epilepticus
Narbhla Donnelly, Guy’s & St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust

There will be Q&A sessions with experts, so bring your questions.

Agenda is subject to change


  • Critical Care Specialist Group Member £30
  • BDA Member £50
  • Non Member £75
  • Critical Care Specialist Group Student Member £15

Due to the cost of this session we encourage payments via card, if you require to pay via invoice please email [email protected]

Important - Recordings will be emailed to all those who purchase tickets, these will not be available to purchase afterwards. Therefore please ensure you have bought your tickets prior to the event if you are planning on watching the recordings

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