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Transition to a high energy, partially hydrolysed feed, for catch up growth in post oncology care: A case study approach

Mother comforting crying baby

In this short video, a Paediatric Dietitian takes us through a complex case study demonstrating the use of a high energy formula for catch up growth of a 11–15-month-old, post oncology treatments. Marti addresses the variety of considerations involved in developing her nutritional management plan, as well as the outcomes achieved.

Viewing Time: 14 minutes

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Breast milk is best for babies and breastfeeding should continue for as long as possible. This product must be used under medical supervision. SMA High Energy® is a milk based formula for the dietary management of babies and young children with medically determined high energy requirements as identified by a healthcare professional. It is suitable as the sole source of nutrition up to 6 months of age, and in conjunction with solid food up to 18 months of age. SMA High Energy® is not intended for use with preterm babies, for whom fortified breast milk or a low birthweight formula such as SMA Gold Prem® 1 is more appropriate.