The European Society for Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism (ESPEN)

ESPEN is dedicated to all issues relevant to the field of clinical nutrition and metabolism and promotes:

  • Basic and clinical research
  • Basic and advanced education
  • The organisation of consensus statements about clinical care and care quality control

The aims of ESPEN are to encourage the rapid diffusion of knowledge and its application in the field of
Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition or, more broadly, Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism.

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ESPEN guest session: Wound care and nutrition

·         Marina Panisic (Belgrade, Serbia): Benefits of nutritional support in wound healing

·         Rainer Wirth (Herne, Germany): How to improve food intake in older adults?