S201 - Less Yuck & More Yum: How to Optimize Medication Administration for Pediatric Patients
2023 Virtual PPGC - S201
Less Yuck & More Yum: How to Optimize Medication Administration for Pediatric Patients
Marry Mack, PharmD, BCPPS
(Pediatricians are always faced with calls and questions from parents related to medications. These questions may involve tricks and advice to mask bad-tasting medicine, how to unclog a clogged G-Tube and other medication administration advice. This session will cover how to optimize medication administration for better compliance.)
At the end of this session, participants should be able to...
- Discuss methods to mask the taste and increase medication adherence
- Explain methods to administer medications via an enteral feeding tube
- Apply knowledge learned to counsel caregivers on effective medication administration
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Accreditation Statement: Nicklaus Children's Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Commercial Support: This activity was partially supported by an educational grant from Mead Johnson & Company, LLC
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CME Designation Statement: Nicklaus Children's Hospital designates this live enduring for a maximum of 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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