This collection of 35 reproducible chapters and 16 food reference charts was written by Marsha Dunn Klein, MEd, OTR/L and Suzanne Evans Morris, PhD, CCC, along with parents of children fed by tube, a physician and dieticians. It is for parents and professionals who together are making the choice to try homemade blended formula for tube feeding. Topics include: Parent, physician and dietitian perspectives – Why homemade blended formulas and where to start? Specifics on how to create homemade blended formula – Food guidelines, help with hydration and constipation – Making tube feedings into mealtimes – Equipment choices – Mealtime communication, socialization environments, stress… and much more..
Audience: Parent, Professional