Dr. Prado will highlight the importance of body composition in predicting clinical outcomes across the continuum of care. Different tools available for the assessment of body composition in clinical settings will be reviewed. Finally, we will discuss the importance of targeted nutrition interventions to preserve lean mass.
- Identify commonly used techniques to assess body composition in clinical settings.
- Describe the importance of body composition assessment across the continuum of care.
- Discuss the impact of nutrition interventions to optimize body composition.