Clinical Nutrition Case Studies by Wayne BillonClinical Nutrition Case Studies by Wayne Billon

Clinical Nutrition Case Studies

byWayne Billon

Paperback | June 6, 2005

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CLINICAL NUTRITION CASE STUDIES includes over 40 clinical cases, introducing students to the the broad range of clinical situations faced as a diet therapist, from alcoholic cirrhosis and insulin- and noninsulin-dependant diabetes to vegetarianism, body building, atherosclerosis, and much more. Each case includes a detailed description of patients' histories and nutritional problems, followed by a list of questions that invite students to apply their classroom and clinical lessons to the situations presented.
Title:Clinical Nutrition Case StudiesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:400 pages, 10.8 × 8.5 × 0.8 inPublished:June 6, 2005Publisher:Brooks ColeLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0534516122

ISBN - 13:9780534516123

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Table of Contents

Preface.Acknowledgements.Index to Other Nutrition Textbooks.Table of Case Studies at a Glance.CLINICAL NUTRITION CASE STUDIES.Case Study #1: Vegetarianism.Case Study #2: Nutritional Screening.Case Study #3: Nutritional Assessment.Case Study #4: Anorexia Nervosa-Bulimia Nervosa.Case Study #5: Polypharmacy.Case Study #6: Obesity Treated with Diet.Case Study #7: Obesity Treated with Surgery.Case Study #8: Obesity Treated with VLCD.Case Study #9: Weight Management with Cultural Concerns.Case Study #10: Gastritis in an Elderly Woman.Case Study #11: Chest Pain in an Elderly Woman.Case Study #12: Pediatric GERD .Case Study #13: Pediatric BPD.Case Study #14: Peptic Ulcer Disease Resulting in Gastrectomy.Part I: Peptic Ulcer Disease.Part II: Gastrectomy.Case Study #15: Diet and Diverticulosis Resulting in a Colostomy.Part I: Treatment with Diet.Part II: Treatment with Surgery.Case Study #16: Nutrigenomics: B+-Thalassemia Minor and Iron Overload.Case Study #17: Cystic Fibrosis.Case Study #18: Dietary Management of Atherosclerosis Resulting in Open-Heart Surgery.Part I: Diet and Balloon Dilatation.Part II: Diet with Supplements.Part III: Open-Heart Surgery.Case Study #19: Myocardial Infarction Resulting in Congestive Heart Failure.Part I: Myocardial Infarction without Hypercholesterolemia.Part II: Congestive Heart Failure.Case Study #20: Open-Heart Surgery Preceded by Cholecystectomy and Complicated by COPD.Part I: Cholecystectomy.Part II: Open-Heart Surgery with COPD Complications.Part III: COPD and Home Health Care.Case Study #21: Hypoglycemia.Case Study #22: Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus.Case Study #23: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus and Metabolic Syndrome.Part I: Initial Treatment.Part II: Adjustments in Diet and Medications.Case Study #24: Complications of Diabetes.Case Study #25: Gestational Diabetes.Case Study #26: Metabolic Syndrome.Case Study #27: Low-Carbohydrate Weight Reduction Diets.Case Study #28: Closed Head Injury and Home Health Care.Part I: Hospital Care.Part II: Home Health Care.Case Study #29: Pancreatitis/Hepatitis Resulting in Alcoholic Cirrhosis.Part I: Pancreatitis with Alcoholic Hepatitis.Part II: Tube Feeding.Case Study #30: Esophageal Cancer and Chemotherapy.Part I: Chemotherapy.Part II: TPN, Surgery and TF.Case Study #31: Colon Cancer and Malnutrition.Case Study #32: AIDS.Case Study #33: Peritoneal Dialysis.Case Study #34: Hypertension Resulting in Renal Disease, Hemodialysis and Kidney Transplant.Part I: Hypertension and Diet.Part II: Hemodialysis and Diet.Part III: Kidney Transplant.Case Study #35: Crohn''s Disease and TPN.Part I: Ileostomy and Home TPN.Part II: TPN to po Feedings.BRIEF CLINICAL NUTRITION CASE STUDIES.Introduction to Brief Case Studies.Case Study #36: Renal Failure from NSAID Abuse.Case Study #37: Crohn''s Disease in a Young College Female.Case Study #38: Metabolic Syndrome.Case Study #39: Non-Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy.Case Study #40: Herb-Drug Interactions.APPENDICES.Appendix A: Commonly Used Formulas and Conversion Factors.Appendix B: Blood, Plasma, or Serum Laboratory Values.Appendix C: Abbreviations.Appendix D: Multivitamin and Mineral I.V. Mixtures.Appendix E: A Partial List of Enteral Products.Appendix F: Electronic Resources Related to Nutrition.