Obstetrics/Gynecology: Nutrition Handbook / Edition 1

Obstetrics/Gynecology: Nutrition Handbook / Edition 1

by Judith Riley, Cinthia Thomso Deborah Pesicka Cinthia Thomson, Cynthia Thomson, Pesicka
     
 

ISBN-10: 0412075016

ISBN-13: 9780412075018

Pub. Date: 01/28/1998

Publisher: Springer US

This handbook provides the health care professional with the essentials for meeting the nutritional needs of this patient group. The book includes the "need to know" related to changes in nutrient requirements with pregnancy and lactation, how to assess weight gain, suggestions to meet increased needs for specific nutrients important to the growth of a healthy child,…  See more details below

Overview

This handbook provides the health care professional with the essentials for meeting the nutritional needs of this patient group. The book includes the "need to know" related to changes in nutrient requirements with pregnancy and lactation, how to assess weight gain, suggestions to meet increased needs for specific nutrients important to the growth of a healthy child, and vitamin/mineral supplementation during pregnancy and lactation.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780412075018
Publisher:
Springer US
Publication date:
01/28/1998
Series:
Nutrition Handbooks
Edition description:
1996
Pages:
76
Product dimensions:
5.10(w) x 7.00(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Preface
List of Tables and Figures
Abbreviations
Sect. 1Nutrition at Prenatal and Postnatal Checkups1
Sect. 2Nutritional Requirements During Pregnancy and Lactation5
Sect. 3Food Surces of Nutrients18
Sect. 4Assessment and Maintenance of Nutritional Status29
Sect. 5Laboratory Assessment During Pregnancy42
Sect. 6Nutrition-Related Concerns46
Sect. 7Gestational Diabetes Mellitus52
Sect. 8Postpartum Nutritional Care56
References and Suggested Readings72
Index74

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