Handbook of Clinical Nutrition

4th Edition

Authors:

  • Douglas Heimburger
  • Jamy Ard
    • Print ISBN 9780323039529

    Key Features

    • Uses a concise, clinical focus to provide just the information you need.
    • Makes reference easy with an intuitive organization and pocket-sized spiral format
    • Contains numerous tables of drug-nutrient interactions, therapeutic diets, food composition, lab tests, nutritional assessments, and more.
    • Includes information on performing nutritional assessments and providing nutritional support and counselling.

    Table of 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

    Details

    No. of pages:
    672
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2006
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Mosby
    Print ISBN:
    9780323039529

    About the authors

    Douglas Heimburger

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor of Medicine, Associate Director for Education and Training, Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health, Nashville, Tennessee

    Jamy Ard

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Assistant Professor, Division of Clinical Nutrition & Dietetics, Department of Nutrition Sciences and Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL