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Handbook of Clinical Nutrition

Nutrition plays an increasingly significant role in patient care and disease prevention. The Handbook of Clinical Nutrition was the first - and continues to be the most practical and convenient - comprehensive resource on providing nutritional support for your patients. This edition is thoroughly updated to bring you the latest in nutrition science and treatment and features timely, new chapters on: Metabolic Syndrome, Counseling for Lifestyle Change, Complementary / Alternative Nutritional Therapies, and Physical Activity. The liberal use of tables, detailed table of contents, and comprehensive index allow you quick access to key information, which is presented using a disease-oriented approach. The pocket-size and spiral format allow you to carry the book with you and refer to it easily.

Audience
3rd & 4th year Medical Students, Internal Medicine, Gastrointestinal/Nutrition

Paperback, 672 Pages

Published: February 2006

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-323-03952-9

Contents

  • PART I. NUTRITION FOR HEALTH MAINTENANCE – ARD

    Health promotion and disease prevention Ard
    Counseling for lifestyle change* Franklin/Lorish
    Nutrients: metabolism, requirements, and sources Heimburger / Newton
    Pregnancy and lactation Tisdale
    Infancy Franklin/Figueroa
    Childhood and adolescence Spear
    Aging Ritchie
    Complementary/ alternative nutritional therapies* To be determined

    PART II. NUTRITIONAL SUPPORT IN PATIENT MANAGEMENT – HEIMBURGER / NEWTON

    Illness-associated malnutrition Heimburger
    Nutritional Assessment Heimburger
    Nutritional support: General approach and complications Heimburger
    The Nutrition Support Team Delete?
    Therapeutic diets Morgan
    Enteral nutrition Heimburger / Newton
    Parenteral nutrition Heimburger / Newton
    Drug-nutrient interactions Thompson

    PART III. NUTRITION IN SPECIFIC CLINICAL SITUATIONS – HEMBURGER & ARD

    Illness-associated malnutrition Heimburger
    Nutritional Assessment Heimburger
    Nutritional support: General approach and complications Heimburger
    The Nutrition Support Team Delete?
    Therapeutic diets Morgan
    Enteral nutrition Heimburger / Newton
    Parenteral nutrition Heimburger / Newton
    Drug-nutrient interactions Thompson
    Metabolic Syndrome* Garvey
    Obesity Ard
    Diabetes Shikany/Garvey
    Hypertension Ard
    Cardiovascular disease Ard/Franklin
    Cancer Heimburger
    Gastrointestinal & liver diseases Aranda-Michel
    Critical illness/ Pulmonary disease (separate or merged chapters) Newton
    Renal disease JDA ask around
    Anemias Morgan
    Eating disorders Spear
    Metabolic bone disease Morgan
    AIDS Delete? Kotler?
    Organ transplantation Aranda-Michel (or delete/merge)

    APPENDICES

    Normal laboratory values Heimburger
    Commonly used equations Heimburger
    Vitamin and mineral supplement composition tables Thompson
    Conversion factors for various minerals Heimburger
    Volumes of fluid entering and leaving the intestinal tract; Composition of abnormal external losses Heimburger

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