ADA Pocket Guide to Parenteral Nutrition

ADA Pocket Guide to Parenteral Nutrition Author Pamela Charney
ISBN-10 9780880913690
Year 2007
Pages 159
Language en
Publisher American Dietetic Associati
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Research-based content provides health care professionals with a quick reference for the management of patients on enteral feedings. Information is easy to locate and includes formulas, equations and explanation of procedures. This is a valuable resource for the nutrition support team in hospitals and long-term care facilities.

Nutrition and Diagnosis related Care

Nutrition and Diagnosis related Care Author Sylvia Escott-Stump
ISBN-10 0781798450
Year 2008
Pages 948
Language en
Publisher Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
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Provides timely, pertinent medical nutrition therapy information for the care of patients with over 360 diseases, disorders, and conditions.

The Health Professional s Guide to Gastrointestinal Nutrition

The Health Professional s Guide to Gastrointestinal Nutrition Author Laura E. Matarese
ISBN-10 0880914505
Year 2015
Pages 356
Language en
Publisher
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"This comprehensive reference work is written by prominent registered dietitian nutritionists and physicians specializing in gastrointestinal nutrition. Topics include: tests and procedures, nutrition assessment, GI tract disorders (inflammatory bowel disease, celiac disease, short bowel syndrome, irritable bowel syndrome, and more), liver and pancreatic disorders, treatments and therapeutic interventions, including oncology, surgery, enteral and parenteral nutrition, probiotics, and nutraceuticals, legal and ethical issues. Each chapter emphasizes the essential information that RDNs need to know, such as the etiologies of specific GI disorders, associated nutrition-related problems, the risks and benefits of medical and nutrition interventions, and emerging areas of research. Numerous illustrations, algorithms, and tables are provided to facilitate the reader's understanding of the complexities of GI nutrition."--Back cover.

Nutrition Support for the Critically Ill Patient

Nutrition Support for the Critically Ill Patient Author Gail A. Cresci, Ph.D.
ISBN-10 9781420039191
Year 2016-04-19
Pages 712
Language en
Publisher CRC Press
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Nutrition Support for the Critically Ill Patient: A Guide to Practice provides state-of-the-art practices and key principles of nutrition support through evidence-based medicine. Following a review of the metabolic alterations that occur during critical illness, this book discusses the nutrient requirements of critically ill patients as well as their needs for specialized nutrients. It covers issues surrounding the delivery of nutrition support to the critically ill, outlines the unique nutritional needs throughout the lifecycle, and describes the special considerations for the diseases and complications that can occur in critically ill patients. The text concludes with professional issues, such as ethical and economic considerations, as well as an extensive list of current references, protocols, tables, figures, and case studies This practical reference is written by a distinguished panel of authors who continue to commit their careers to the nutritional support of critically ill patients. It is designed for all critical care practitioners, including physicians, nutritionists, dieticians, nurses, pharmacists, and respiratory therapists.

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Complete Food and Nutrition Guide 5th Ed

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Complete Food and Nutrition Guide  5th Ed Author Roberta Larson Duyff
ISBN-10 9780544520592
Year 2017-04-18
Pages 816
Language en
Publisher Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
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The newest edition of the most trusted nutrition bible. Since its first, highly successful edition in 1996, The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Complete Food and Nutrition Guide has continually served as the gold-standard resource for advice on healthy eating and active living at every age and stage of life. At once accessible and authoritative, the guide effectively balances a practical focus with the latest scientific information, serving the needs of consumers and health professionals alike. Opting for flexibility over rigid dos and don’ts, it allows readers to personalize their own paths to healthier living through simple strategies. This newly updated Fifth Edition addresses the most current dietary guidelines, consumer concerns, public health needs, and marketplace and lifestyle trends in sections covering Choices for Wellness; Food from Farm to Fork; Know Your Nutrients; Food for Every Age and Stage of Life; and Smart Eating to Prevent and Manage Health Issues.

Expect the Best

Expect the Best Author ADA (American Dietetic Association)
ISBN-10 0470461756
Year 2009-05-04
Pages 256
Language en
Publisher John Wiley & Sons
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"A fabulous resource for moms-to-be! In this comprehensive guide to nutrition and health during pregnancy, Ward provides solid, research-based answers to women's most frequently asked questions about diet, exercise, weight gain, and supplements and offers specific advice that's easy to incorporate into your daily routine.'' -Joy Bauer, M.S., R.D., bestselling author of Joy's Life Diet and nutrition/health expert for the Today Show "Ward and the ADA serve up practical, easy-to-use advice that is sure to help inform and inspire new and expectant moms." -Laura A. Jana, M.D., coauthor of Food Fights and Heading Home with Your Newborn "Any woman who is even thinking about getting pregnant for the first or third time needs to read this excellent and timely book. Ward has done a fabulous job compiling the most recent scientific evidence about pregnancy and translating it into a fun, easy-to-read book with quick, nutritious, and delicious recipes." -Kathleen M. Zelman, M.P.H, R.D., Director of Nutrition, WebMD "This book shares a wealth of information that takes into account all the different ways a pregnant woman and new mother lives her life. It might be the only book on prenatal nutrition you'll ever need." -Peg Moline, Editor in Chief, Fit Pregnancy magazine Are you thinking of having a baby? Perhaps you're pregnant or nursing a newborn. Whatever the case, Expect the Best shows you how a healthy lifestyle from preconception to postdelivery will help you to have the brightest, healthiest child possible. You'll find dozens of useful, easy-to-follow tips for healthy eating and physical activity, including: Why you (and your partner) should achieve a healthy weight before trying for a baby, and how good nutrition helps maximize fertility in women and men Trimester-by-trimester advice about nutrition and exercise during pregnancy Safe postpregnancy weight loss, and the best eating plan for nursing moms How diet can help you handle conditions such as gestational diabetes and morning sickness 50 delicious, nutritious, and easy recipes your entire family will love

Nutrition and Traumatic Brain Injury

Nutrition and Traumatic Brain Injury Author Committee on Nutrition, Trauma, and the Brain
ISBN-10 9780309210089
Year 2011-06-01
Pages 444
Language en
Publisher National Academies Press
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Traumatic brain injury (TBI) accounts for up to one-third of combat-related injuries in Iraq and Afghanistan, according to some estimates. TBI is also a major problem among civilians, especially those who engage in certain sports. At the request of the Department of Defense, the IOM examined the potential role of nutrition in the treatment of and resilience against TBI.

Nutrition Care of the Older Adult a Handbook for Dietetics Professionals Working Throughout the Continuum of Care

Nutrition Care of the Older Adult  a Handbook for Dietetics Professionals Working Throughout the Continuum of Care Author Kathleen C. Niedert
ISBN-10 9780880913324
Year 2004
Pages 323
Language en
Publisher American Dietetic Associati
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Completely revised with new chapters and sections covering everything the health-care provider needs to know when working with the older adult either at home or in nursing and long-term care facilities. Chapters cover factors affecting nutrition, nutrition and disease, nutritional assessment, dining challenges and regulatory compliance. This scientifically sound and practical resource for new and experienced nutrition professionals includes new forms, resources, the food guide pyramid for older adults and an index of tales.

Clinical Nutrition for Oncology Patients

Clinical Nutrition for Oncology Patients Author Mary Marian
ISBN-10 1449633099
Year 2010-10-25
Pages 463
Language en
Publisher Jones & Bartlett Learning
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Clincial Nutrition for Oncology Patients provides clinicians who interact with cancer survivors the information they need to help patients make informed choices and improve long-term outcomes. This comprehensive resource outlines nutritional management recommendations for care prior to, during, and after treatment and addresses specific nutritional needs and complementary therapies that may be of help to a patient. This book is written by a variety of clinicians who not only care for cancer survivors and their caregivers but are also experts in the field of nutritional oncology. Important Notice: The digital edition of this book is missing some of the images or content found in the physical edition.

Manual of Dietetic Practice

Manual of Dietetic Practice Author Joan Gandy
ISBN-10 9781118760574
Year 2014-04-02
Pages 1016
Language en
Publisher John Wiley & Sons
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Since publication of its first edition, Manual of Dietetic Practice has remained an essential guide to the key principles of dietetics and a core text for healthcare professionals looking to develop their expertise and specialist skills. Published on behalf of the British Dietetic Association, the UK professional body for dietitians, it covers the entire dietetics curriculum and is also an ideal reference text for qualified practitioners. The book has been extensively restructured for its fifth edition and is now divided into two parts to make it easier to locate key topics. The first part covers professional practice, nutrition in specific groups, nutritional status and non-clinical areas of dietetic practices, while the second focuses on clinical dietetic practice, including nutrition support, and dietetic practice in individual areas of disease, from respiratory and renal disorders to mental health and palliative care. This edition also offers a companion website, www.manualofdieteticpractice.com, which includes case studies, discussion vignettes to place topics in a clinical context, downloadable copies of the appendices, key tables and figures, and references and useful links.