Essentials of Nutrition and Diet Therapy and Nutritrac Package / Edition 7

Essentials of Nutrition and Diet Therapy and Nutritrac Package / Edition 7

by Sue Rodwell Williams
     
 

ISBN-10: 0323003982

ISBN-13: 9780323003988

Pub. Date: 12/15/1998

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Williams' nutrition textbooks have been a Mosby symbol of quality and excellence for over 20 years. This market leader is an abridged form of the Nutrition And Diet Therapy text covering the essentials on nutrition principles, nutrition throughout the life cycle and introduction to clinical nutrition. Updated with accurate, up-to-the-minute references, ESSENTIALS

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Williams' nutrition textbooks have been a Mosby symbol of quality and excellence for over 20 years. This market leader is an abridged form of the Nutrition And Diet Therapy text covering the essentials on nutrition principles, nutrition throughout the life cycle and introduction to clinical nutrition. Updated with accurate, up-to-the-minute references, ESSENTIALS OF NUTRITION AND DIET THERAPY, 7th edition, provides a condensed, comprehensive format perfect for use in nursing, dietetics and other allied health programs. As an added value, each text now contains the NUTRITRAC Nutrition Analysis program on CD ROM.

Provides Practical Application boxes with real-life examples of chapter concepts in use Offers extended coverage on subjects of interest to students through To Probe Further features in each chapter Concludes each chapter with Issues and Answers, timely essays on controversial issues pertinent to the current chapter Easy-to-read, understandable format NEW TO THIS EDITION: Includes a new Cultural Dietary Patterns appendix with information students need to know Integrates information on eating disorders into appropriate chapters Provides the most current information on labeling, food guides and exchange lists

(Includes FREE Nutritrac CD-ROM, online biannual nutrition newsletter, and MERLIN website at:www.harcourthealth.com/merlin/Williams/Essentials/)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780323003988
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
12/15/1998
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
657

Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION TO HUMAN NUTRITION · Nutrition and Health · Digestion, Absorption, and Metabolism · Carbohydrates · Fats · Proteins · Energy Balance and Weight · Management · Vitamins · Minerals · COMMUNITY NUTRITION: The Life Cycle · The Food Environment and Food Habits · Family Nutrition Counseling: Food Needs and Costs · Nutrition During Pregnancy and Lactation · Nutrition for Growth and Development · Nutrition for Adults: Early, Middle, and Later Years · Nutrition, Physical Fitness and Stress · INTRODUCTION TO CLINICAL NUTRITION · Nutritional Assessment and Therapy in Patient Care · Drug-Nutrient Interactions · Feeding Methods: Enteral and Parenteral Nutrition · Gastrointestinal Diseases · Diseases of the Heart, Blood Vessels, and Lungs · Diabetes Mellitus · Renal Disease · Nutritional Care of Surgery Patients · Nutrition and AIDS · Nutrition and Cancer · Nutritional Support in Disabling Disease and Rehabilitation

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