This second edition of a bestselling textbook is greatly expanded with a new focus on the nutritional status of individuals and groups in to day's society. It includes new information on assessment methodology, anthropometry, case management, quality improvement, and accountabilit y. Practical how-to information is provided in a systematic approach t o comprehensive nutrition assessment.
|Publisher:||Jones & Barlett Learning|
|Product dimensions:||6.10(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.10(d)|
Table of ContentsContents: OVERVIEW OF NUTRITION ASSESSMENT * The Process of Nutrition Assessment * Nutrition Assessment in the 21st Century * Malnutrition in the Hospital * Hunger as a Public Health Issue * The Tools of Nutrition Assessment * ASSESSMENT METHODOLOGY * Physical Examination as an Assessment Tool * Pediatric Anthropometric Techniques and Their Application * Adult Anthropometry Interaction of Drugs with Foods and Nutrients * Dietary Intake Methods * Laboratory Assessment of Nutritional Status * CASE MANAGEMENT, DOCUMENTATION, AND PROVIDING NUTRITION SERVICES * Case Management and the Interdisciplinary Health Team * Documentation of Nutrition Care * Nutrition Assessment in a Pediatric Ambulatory Care Setting * Nutrition Care for the Acute Care Patient * Nutrition Assessment in Critical Care * Geriatric Care * NUTRITION, MONITORING, EVALUATION, AND PRODUCTIVITY * Nutrition Monitoring in the United States * Evaluating Nutrition Services to Achieve Quality Productivity and Cost-Effectiveness in Nutrition Services * Strategies and Practical Approaches--Case Models on Nutrition Assessment