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1. HOW DO YOU CALCULATE BMI?
a. kg/meters squared
2. WHAT WOULD YOU INCLUDE FOR A NUTRITIONAL ASSESSMENT?
1. WHAT ARE NURSING CONSIDERATIONS ON WEIGHT?
"a. sensitive indicator of nutritional status
1. WHAT DOES THE WAIST-HIP RATIO INDICATE?
"a. where body fat is stored
1. WHAT DOES THE WAIST CIRCUMFRENCE INDICATE?
"a. intra-abdominal fat
HOW DO YOU ASSESS FOR IMPAIRED SWALLOWING?
"a. LOC: alert
1. WHAT IS ENTERAL NUTRITION?
"a. tube feeding nutritional formulas
1. WHEN IS ENTERAL NUTRITION INDICATED?
"a. impaires ingestion
1. WHEN AND WHY WOULD YOU USE ENTERAL OVER PARENTERAL FEEDING SYSTEM?
a. when Pt. has normal GI absorption
1. THE BENEFITS OF ENTERAL NUTRITION ARE?
"a. maintain GI integrity and function
questions
answers
1. HOW DO YOU CALCULATE BMI?
a. kg/meters squared
2. WHAT WOULD YOU INCLUDE FOR A NUTRITIONAL ASSESSMENT?
"a. anthropometric: BMI, frame size, height, weight, circumferential measurements
1. WHAT ARE NURSING CONSIDERATIONS ON WEIGHT?
"a. sensitive indicator of nutritional status
1. WHAT DOES THE WAIST-HIP RATIO INDICATE?
"a. where body fat is stored
1. WHAT DOES THE WAIST CIRCUMFRENCE INDICATE?
"a. intra-abdominal fat
HOW DO YOU ASSESS FOR IMPAIRED SWALLOWING?
"a. LOC: alert
1. WHAT IS ENTERAL NUTRITION?
"a. tube feeding nutritional formulas
1. WHEN IS ENTERAL NUTRITION INDICATED?
"a. impaires ingestion
1. WHEN AND WHY WOULD YOU USE ENTERAL OVER PARENTERAL FEEDING SYSTEM?
a. when Pt. has normal GI absorption
1. THE BENEFITS OF ENTERAL NUTRITION ARE?
"a. maintain GI integrity and function