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Author Alpers, David H., author

Title Manual of nutritional therapeutics / editors, David H. Alpers, Beth E. Taylor, Dennis M. Bier, Samuel Klein
Edition Sixth edition
Published Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins/Wolters Kluwer, 2015
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Description 1 online resource (722 pages) : illustrations
Series A Lippincott manual
Lippincott manual.
Contents Recommendations for healthy young adults -- Recommendations for healthy elderly adults -- Pregnancy and lactation -- Approach to nutrient deficiency -- Protein and calories: requirements, intake, and assessment -- Vitamins -- Minerals -- Dietary supplements -- Nutritional support decision making -- Enteral nutritional therapy -- Parenteral nutritional therapy -- Use of diets and dietary components in clinical practice -- Dietary management of diabetes, renal disease, and hyperlipidemia -- Obesity -- Nutritional considerations in chronic wasting diseases
Summary Co-authored by three physicians and a dietician, 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 nutritional needs of every patient
Notes Preceded by: Manual of nutritional therapeutics / David H. Alpers [and others]. 5th ed. c2008
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Diet therapy -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Nutrition -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Nutrition Therapy.
Nutritional Physiological Phenomena.
Genre/Form Handbook.
Handbooks and manuals.
Handbooks and manuals.
Form Electronic book
Author Bier, Dennis M., author
Klein, Samuel, 1953- author
Taylor, Beth E., author
ISBN 1496310004 (electronic bk.)
9781496310002 (electronic bk.)
(alk. paper)
(alk. paper)
OTHER TI Preceded by: Manual of nutritional therapeutics. 5th ed