01/29/21 Grand Rounds - Joshua Kurtz, MD, FAAP presents Single Ventricle Heart Defects: Feeding, Growth, and Outcomes

When Jan 29, 2021
from 08:00 AM to 09:00 AM
Contact NameBrittney Luckett
Contact Phone 502-629-8828
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“Single Ventricle Heart Defects: Feeding, Growth, and Outcomes”

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Joshua Kurtz, MD, FAAP
Assistant Professor
Department of Pediatrics
School of Medicine, University of Louisville
Pediatric and Adult Congenital Interventional Cardiologist
Norton Healthcare
Louisville, Kentucky

Learning Objectives:

1) Describe the epidemiology of supplemental feeding in single ventricle infants

2) Discuss the factors that put this population at risk for feeding dysfunction

3) Compare the current interventions being used to improve oral feeding tolerance

4) Examine future directions to improve feeding dysfunction in single ventricle infants.

Disclosure(s): Dr. Kurtz reports no relevant relationships.

Accreditation: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Norton Healthcare and the University of Louisville Department of Pediatrics. Norton Healthcare is accredited by the Kentucky Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation: Norton Healthcare designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.