30 Mar 2020

A variety of nutrition manufacturing companies offer some fantastic learning opportunities. Here you can find a variety of free resources to support you in developing competency and understanding around enteral feeding.

If you are working to upskill in this area in light of COVID-19, this could be a great place to start.

Abbott Nutrition

Enteral feeding pump instructions video on setting up the feeding system

ICU nutrition made simple (hosted by Abbott Nutrition)

Avanos

Product information and videos

Cardinal Health

Resources for Enteral Feeding

Kangaroo™ ePump Enteral Feeding Pump videos

Kangaroo™ Joey Enteral Feeding Pump videos

Enteral UK 

Online support videos

Initial Placement Kit

NG Tube: Nutricare Long term Nasogastric tube

NG Tube documentation Information about caring for and flushing tubes

Fresenius Kabi

Amika Enteral Feeding Pump (how to use and troubleshooting videos)

Nestlé Health Science

Protocols for ICU patients:

Tube feeding for patients with Acute Respiratory Failure feeding protocol / Algorithm- Enteral feeding for Mechanically Ventilated Critically ill patients

ICU case studies (HCPS require creating a log in to access the case studies): 

Enteral feeding on ICU with a neurological compromised patient

Nutrition Support for Major Trauma on ICU: meeting requirements & overcoming feed intolerances

Managing feeding intolerance in a patient with Traumatic Brain Injury

Managing feeding intolerance in respiratory failure patients

Educational videos:

Patients on ICU

Understanding Medium Chain Triglycerides

Nutricia

Information and support on all aspects of the Flocare family of pumps, sets and tube products

Vygon

Information on Vygon products