Overview

In this second edition of second title in the acclaimed Nutrition Society Textbook Series, Nutrition and Metabolism has been revised and updated to meet the needs of the contemporary student.
Read More Show Less
... See more details below
Nutrition and Metabolism

Available on NOOK devices and apps  
  • NOOK Devices
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK
  • NOOK HD/HD+ Tablet
  • NOOK
  • NOOK Color
  • NOOK Tablet
  • Tablet/Phone
  • NOOK for Windows 8 Tablet
  • NOOK for iOS
  • NOOK for Android
  • NOOK Kids for iPad
  • PC/Mac
  • NOOK for Windows 8
  • NOOK for PC
  • NOOK for Mac
  • NOOK for Web

Want a NOOK? Explore Now

NOOK Book (eBook)
$41.49
BN.com price
(Save 42%)$71.99 List Price
Note: This NOOK Book can be purchased in bulk. Please email us for more information.

Overview

In this second edition of second title in the acclaimed Nutrition Society Textbook Series, Nutrition and Metabolism has been revised and updated to meet the needs of the contemporary student.
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781444347692
  • Publisher: Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 7/8/2011
  • Series: Nutrition Society Textbook , #5
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 448
  • Sales rank: 847,419
  • File size: 12 MB
  • Note: This product may take a few minutes to download.

Meet the Author

Susan A Lanham-New, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Surrey, Guildford, UK

Ian A MacDonald, Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK

Helen M Roche, Trinity Centre for Health Sciences, Dublin, Ireland

Read More Show Less

Table of Contents

Series Foreword
Preface
Contributors
1 Core Concepts of Nutrition 1
2 Molecular Aspects of Nutrition 6
3 Integration of Metabolism 1: Energy 30
4 Integration of Metabolism 2: Protein and Amino Acids 43
5 Integration of Metabolism 3: Macronutrients 74
6 Pregnancy and Lactation 96
7 Growth and Aging 112
8 Nutrition and the Brain 145
9 The Sensory Systems: Taste, Smell, Chemesthesis and Vision 168
10 The Gastrointestinal Tract 190
11 The Cardiovascular System 224
12 The Skeletal System 247
13 The Immune and Inflammatory Systems 284
14 Phytochemicals 307
15 The Control of Food Intake 318
16 Overnutrition 324
17 Undernutrition 341
18 Exercise Performance 349
Index 379
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)