- Infusion Suite
Parenteral nutrition may be used for adults and children to maintain or improve the patient’s nutritional status.
Infants, Children, and Adults require food to live. Some illnesses may impair the ingestion of an adequate amount of food to be eaten. Surgical repair and diseases involving the stomach and bowel, may result in an inability to eat.
Parenteral Nutrition is one means of providing daily nutritional to maintain or improve the patient’s daily intake of essential nutrients intravenously. Many times parenteral nutrition is used for a short amount of time, until the patient can eat normally again.