Calculating Parenteral Nutrition: Video 1 is a virtual guide to successfully calculating the caloric and protein needs in a specific parenteral nutrition formula using a real-world post-surgical case study scenario. This 6 minute video breaks down the necessary components required to calculate the protein, dextrose, and lipid components which make up the caloric portion of an entire parenteral nutrition formula. To aid in the understanding of each of these components, color coordination is used to enable you to better follow along. This is a staple for anyone desiring to successfully understand parenteral nutrition.
Kim has an active YouTube channel where she shares videos about life as a registered dietitian; solutions to common dietitian, intern, RD-to-be, student problems, and health talks.
“The thing I like the most about Kim’s videos is how knowledgeable and approachable she is. She makes it feel like she is there to support you! I have watched Kim’s videos from the beginning of my internship, to studying for my RD exam, to finding my first job. She felt my virtual cheerleader!”
– Rachel, RDN LD, Clinical and Community Dietitian, Minnesota State University, Mankato