Prioritization of fluid and nutrition management

Prioritization of fluid and nutrition management


Intravenous (IV) fluid therapy plays a fundamental role in the management of hospitalized patients and correct use of IV fluids can be lifesaving.1 Parenteral nutrition (PN) solutions and additives also give clinicians many opportunities to meet diverse patient needs.

We invite you to watch 3 educational videos in the IFAD repository to learn more about the prioritization of fluid and nutrition management from key thought leaders.

1. Fluid Management: Implementing Change

 Dr. Marcia McDougall - Department of Anesthesia, Victoria Hospital, Kirkcaldy, UK.

Dr. McDougall has successfully implemented fluid stewardship and management throughout her hospital. In this presentation, she presents a step-by-step guide to hospital-wide implementation and the results on fluid intake, biochemistry, AKI, and costs. [LINK]

2. Highlights of Fluid Stewardship: Practices and Perspectives

Dr. Adrian Wong - Department of Critical Care, King's College Hospital, London, UK.

Dr. Adrian Wong will present a new Multidisciplinary Expert Panel Report on Fluid Stewardship: Perspectives and Practice.2 The importance of effective fluid stewardship and improvement in patient outcomes will be reviewed and recommendations summarized. [LINK]

3. 10 tips to optimize clinical nutrition in the ICU

Dr. Emmanuel Pardo, Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care - Saint Antoine Hospital, Paris, France

Dr. Emmanuel Pardo will present a step-by-step guide to optimizing nutrition in the ICU, examining the evidence and guidelines. [LINK]

Baxter offers a range of fluid management products designed to help clinicians improve outcomes by making evidence-based, personalized fluid decisions.‚Äč To find out more visit our NEW website:



1. Hoste EA et al. Br J Anaesth. 2014;113:740–7.

2.Manu L. N. G. Malbrain, Pietro Caironi, Robert G. Hahn, Juan V. Llau, Marcia McDougall, Luís Patrão, Emily Ridley and Alan Timmins. Annals of Intensive Care 13, 89 (2023).

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