Manual of Nutritional Therapeutics

Manual of Nutritional Therapeutics

Sixth edition

Lippincott Manual Series

by David H. Alpers, Beth E. Taylor, Dennis M. Bier and Samuel Klein

732 pages, 127.00 x 203.20 mm, 25

732 pages, 127.00 x 203.20 mm, 25 illustrations

  • Paperback
  • ISBN: 9781451191875
  • March 2015


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Optimize your patients’ nutrition!

Coauthored by three physicians and a dietitian, this quick-reference manual provides practical, state-of-the-art, evidence-based nutrition recommendations for healthy adults, hospitalized patients, and people with a full range of health conditions. It’s an ideal source to help you meet the nutrition needs of every patient .
  • Effectively counsel healthy patients with nutrition recommendations for both young and older adults , and provide specific guidance for patients who are pregnant or lactating .
  • Find information on individual nutrients (e.g. vitamin D, iron), contained in a dedicated section covering nutrient components.
  • Get detailed guidance with separate chapters on Protein and Calories, Vitamins, Minerals , and Dietary Supplements .
  • Access advice specific for metabolic disorders (diabetes, dyslipidemia, and renal disease), for obesity, and for chronic wasting diseases (cancer, AIDS).
  • Make informed decisions on enteral and parenteral nutritional therapy .
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  • Highlighting tool for easier reference of key content throughout the text
  • Ability to take and share notes with friends and colleagues
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