Intestinal Failure-Multidisciplinary work

Pediatric Surgery
Dr. Todd Ponsky introduces this pediatric surgery event as a review of innovationa and controversy surrounding pediatric intestinal failure. This course will feature case presentations, panel discussion, and video of the challenges in managing pediatric intestinal failure. Audience participation along with lively interaction among global experts in the field of pediatric intestinal rehabilitation and surgery will examine current issues and controversies. Dr. Michael A. Helmrath begins the event by introducing the event panel doctors as well as virtual guests. A comprehensive discussion amongst the panel includes topics of intestinal failure, a team approach to intestinal patients, nutritional administration, complication rates, central line versus PICC line feeding, line infections, ethanol lock, lipid restriction, residual small bowel length, and dilated bowel segments.