What Is Semi-Elemental Nutrition?

June 25, 2017

Kara M. Burns, MS, MEd, LVT, VTS (Nutrition), president of the Academy of Veterinary Nutrition Technicians, explains what semi-elemental nutrition is.

Kara M. Burns, MS, MEd, LVT, VTS (Nutrition), president of the Academy of Veterinary Nutrition Technicians, explains what semi-elemental nutrition is. Semi-elemental nutrition helps to decrease the amount of energy being used by the GI tract to redirect that energy toward healing whatever issue needs to be addressed in the patient.