EEN Formula Survey Results

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Exclusive Enteral Nutrition for adults with active Crohn’s Disease: understanding how patients access formula. Reporting on EEN formula survey results. 

Large disparities continue to exist among Dietitians working in the area of IBD, from simply accessing nutritional supplements to its most appropriate uses. Last year AuSPEN partnered with Dietitians Crohn's and Colitis Australia Network (DECCAN) to develop an Optimal Care Pathway for using exclusive enteral nutrition (EEN) in adults with active crohn's disease. This pathway is currently being finalised. As part of this project, many AuSPEN members completed a survey on accessing formula for adults being prescribed EEN therapy. Results of this survey are discussed in the following report.