Handbook of Nutrition and Pregnancy by Carol J. Lammi-KeefeHandbook of Nutrition and Pregnancy by Carol J. Lammi-Keefe

Handbook of Nutrition and Pregnancy

EditorCarol J. Lammi-Keefe, Sarah C. CouchForeword byE.A. Reese

Paperback | November 9, 2010

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This is an easy-to-use handbook written for the clinician and other healthcare professionals who treat and counsel pregnant women and women of child-bearing age. The authors provide historical perspective and background to support recommendations which are provided in each chapter. Importantly for the practitioners, recommendations and guidelines have been summarized and provided in tables that are easy to locate and interpret. This book discusses relevant topics in the scientific community such as determining to what extent prenatal and perinatal environmental factors are linked to childhood and adult obesity and chronic diseases.
Title:Handbook of Nutrition and PregnancyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:393 pagesPublished:November 9, 2010Publisher:Humana PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1617377988

ISBN - 13:9781617377983

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Table of Contents

Part 1: Nutrient and Health Needs During Normal Pregnancy Chapter 1 Nutrient Recommendations and Dietary Guidelines for Pregnant Women Lorrene D. Ritchie, PhD and Janet C. King, PhDChapter 2 Optimal Weight Gain Grace A. Falciglia, PhD, RD and Kristin H. Coppage, MDChapter 3 Physical Activity and Exercise in Pregnancy Rose Catanzaro, MS, RD, LD and Raul Artal, MDChapter 4 Food, Folklore and Flavor Preference Development Catherine A. Forestell, PhD and Julie A. Mennella, PhDPart 2: Nutrient Needs and Factors Related to High Risk Pregnancy Chapter 5 Obesity and PregnancySarah C. Couch, PhD, RD and Richard J. Deckelbaum, MDChapter 6 Pregnancy and Weight Loss Surgery Daniel M. Herron, MD, FACS and Amy Fleishman , MS, RD, CDN Chapter 7 Nutrition in Multifetal Pregnancy Elliot H. Philipson, MDChapter 8 Adolescent Pregnancy: Where Do we Start?Linda Bloom, CNM, ND and Arlene Escuro, MS, RD, LD, CNSD Chapter 9 Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosa During Pregnancy Sharon M. Nickols-Richardson, PhD, RDChapter 10 Diabetes and Pregnancy Alyce M. Thomas, PhD, RDChapter 11 Preeclampsia Lana K. Wagner, MD, Larry Leeman, MD, MPH, and Sarah Gopman, MDChapter 12 HIVKatherine Kunstel, RD, CNSDPart 3: Special Diets, Supplements and Specific Nutrients During PregnancyChapter 13 Popular Diets Nancy Rodriguez, PhD and Michelle Price Judge, PhD, RDChapter 14 Dietary Supplements During Pregnancy: Need, Efficacy, and Safety Mary Frances Picciano, PhD and Michelle Kay McGuire, PhDChapter 15 Vegetarian Diets Ann Reed Mangels, PhD, RDChapter 16 Iron Requirements and Adverse Outcomes John Beard, PhDChapter 17 Fotate: A Key to Optimal Pregnancy Outcome Beth Thomas Falls, PhD, RD and Lynn B. Bailey, PhDPart 4: The Postpartum Period Chapter 18 Nutrition Issues During Lactation Deborah L. O'Connor, PhD, Lisa A. Houghton, PhD, RD and Kelly L. Sherwood, MScRDChapter 19 Postpartum Depression and the Role of Nutritional Factors Michelle Price Judge, PhD, RD and Cheryl Tatano Beck, DNSc, CNM, FAANPart 5: The Developing World Chapter 20 Implications of the Nutrition Transition in the Nutritional Status on Pregnant Women Jaime Rozowski,PhD and Carmen Gloria Parodi, MsCChapter 21 Nutrition and Maternal Survival in Developing Countries Parul Christian, PhDChapter 22 Anemia and Iron Deficiency in Developing Countries Usha Ramakrishnan, PhD and Beth Imhoff-Kunsch, MPHChapter 23 Micronutrient Status and Pregnancy Outcomes in HIV-infected Women Saurabh Mehta, MD, MS Julia Finkelstein, MPH, and Wafaie Fawzi, MBBS, DrPH

Editorial Reviews

From the reviews:"This book summarizes evidence and practice recommendations for nutrition during pregnancy and lactation. ... It is written for health professionals working in obstetrics including physicians, nurses, and dieticians. Those currently practicing and those in training can both benefit from this book. ... This is a very practical and useful book for health professionals caring for pregnant women. ... This book is well organized and provides relevant information for both low-risk and high-risk obstetric care providers." (Gilad A. Gross, Doody's Review Service, October, 2008)"This is an extremely comprehensive book on nutrition during pregnancy and is both easy to read as a whole plus to dip into for information. . The Nutrition and Health series . provide information to health professionals that is up to date. This book certainly does that - it covers nutritional requirements and guidelines for pregnancy . . Innovative information on nutritional requirements and also exercise is provided . . This is an ideal book for the library of anyone dealing with nutrition in pregnancy." (Nutrition and Food Science, Vol. 39 (5), 2009)