Pediatric and Adult Nutrition in Chronic Diseases, Developmental Disabilities, and Hereditary…

Hardcover | April 20, 2017

EditorShirley W. Ekvall, Valli K. Ekvall

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Food and nutrition studies are more relevant to the practice of medicine than ever before. As scientific understanding of these links has expanded over the last decade, the need for an authoritative reference has never been greater. This fully revised and updated edition of Pediatric and Adult Nutrition in Chronic Diseases, Developmental Disabilites, and Hereditary Metabolic Disorders offers a comprehensive reference to the nutritional interventions for diseases across the lifespan. Comprising more than 60 topic-based chaptersfrom leading figures in nutrition and medicine, this book is the most up-to-date work on diet as a symptom of, and therapy for, chronic, hereditary, and developmental disorders. Enriched with tables and charts that distill the latest recommendations for nutrient intake, physical activity, this third edition is a convenient and essential resource for busy clinicians and students in nutrition, dietetics, and medical specialties.

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Food and nutrition studies are more relevant to the practice of medicine than ever before. As scientific understanding of these links has expanded over the last decade, the need for an authoritative reference has never been greater. This fully revised and updated edition of Pediatric and Adult Nutrition in Chronic Diseases, Development...

Shirley W. Ekvall, PhD, FAAMD, FACN, RD, LD, is a nationally recognized expert in the field of pediatric nutrition, with over 40 years' experience and numerous publications as well as national/international presentations. She has served as director of a national nutrition workshop for children with special health-care needs, as well as...

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:592 pages, 11 × 8.5 × 0.98 inPublished:April 20, 2017Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 13:9780199398911

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"Packed with information that is useful on a daily basis. This book will be useful for all who care for children with disabilities or chronic disase." --Journal of Parental and Enteral Nutrition