noun. administration of a nutritionally adequate solution through a catheter into the vena cava; used in cases of long-term coma or severe burns or severe gastrointestinal syndromes.
- total parenteral nutrition
Sentences with hyperalimentation
1. Noun, singular or mass
In general, the IV certification course covers topics such as blood transfusion, fluid balance, hyperalimentation, dosage, medication and care of IV lines.