Enteral Nutrition - Assisting with PEG feeding - PDC20081




1 hour

This online Short Course introduces the role of Enteral Nutrition (EN), indications for EN support, the management and general care of gastrostomy tubes, and assistance with tube feeding.  Enteral nutrition (EN) is the provision of liquid nutrition via a feeding tube into our digestive system.  It provides the essential elements for providing the energy required by our bodies to function.  

The fee for this short course will be $25.00.

Standard Course Structure

Study Mode: Online
Duration: 1 hour
  1. Outline the goals of enteral nutrition
  2. Describe complications of tube feeding
  3. Describe the management and safe delivery of enteral feeding.


Online Quiz

There are no specific entry requirements, however, students enrolling in this course should work in the healthcare profession.

This course provides Professional Development for health professionals.

Undertaking this course enables students to meet their Continuing Professional Development obligations and industry update requirements in their profession. Upon successful completion of the course, students will be awarded 1 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hour and a CQUniversity Certificate of Completion.

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