Nutrition and Diet Therapy

Nutrition and Diet Therapy

by Sue Rodwell Williams
     
 

This renowned text, now in its eighth edition, presents normal nutrition and then explains how to apply nutritional concepts in the community and clinical environments. The easy-to-follow format allows students to discover the fundamentals of nutrition and then apply their knowledge to health maintenance throughout the life cycle. NUTRITION AND DIET THERAPY offers

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This renowned text, now in its eighth edition, presents normal nutrition and then explains how to apply nutritional concepts in the community and clinical environments. The easy-to-follow format allows students to discover the fundamentals of nutrition and then apply their knowledge to health maintenance throughout the life cycle. NUTRITION AND DIET THERAPY offers comprehensive coverage of all aspects of nutrition - students are sure to refer to it time and again throughout school and their career!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780801655586
Publisher:
Mosby, Incorporated
Publication date:
01/01/1969
Pages:
686

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Table of Contents

1The Study of Nutrition in Human Health3
2Digestion, Absorption, and Transport19
3Carbohydrates42
4Lipids64
5Proteins84
6Cell Metabolism102
7Energy Balance and Weight Management129
8Fat-Soluble Vitamins159
9Water-Soluble Vitamins181
10Minerals205
11Water and Electrolytes253
12Food Habits: Influences of a Multicultural Society, Personal Beliefs, and Food Safety276
13Family Nutrition Counseling and Education: Food Needs and Costs300
14Nutrition During Pregnancy and Lactation322
15Nutrition for Growth and Development: Infancy, Childhood, and Adolescence353
16Nutrition for Adults: the Early, Middle, and Late Years374
17Nutrition, Physical Fitness, and Stress392
18Nutritional Assessment and Therapy in Patient Care416
19During-Nutrient Interactions434
20Enteral Nutrition447
21Parenteral Nutrition463
22Nutritional Therapy in Diseases of Infancy and Childhood479
23Gastrointestinal Diseases508
24Diseases of the Liver, Gallbladder, and Pancreas529
25Diseases of the Heart, Blood Vessels, and Lungs551
26Diabetes Mellitus582
27Renal Disease609
28Nutrition and Surgery630
29Nutrition and AIDS645
30Nutrition and Cancer665
31Nutritional Support in Disabling Disease and Rehabilitation686
Appendices710
Illustrations Credits794

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