This page is aimed towards healthcare professionals. It contains information and study material related to clinical nutrition, i.e. enteral and parenteral nutrition.  When read by lay people, the material on this page might be unsafe or worrying and hence, before any decisions or opinions can be formed one must take the opinion of an adequately trained expert on the topic area.

Below are some presentations prepared by the author of this website, who is also the most senior Clinical Nutrition Practice Nurse in Malta.  These are prepared for use and tuition of healthcare professionals and can be downloaded at will, although illegal and unauthorised use for the administration of lectures or courses is prohibited.

Feeding of the Severely Ill Patient in Hospital

Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy Insertion 

Total Parenteral Nutrition

Guidelines for the Insertion and Position Checking of Nasogastric Tubes