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Title Handbook of clinical nutrition and stroke / Mandy L. Corrigan, Arlene A. Escuro, Donald F. Kirby, editors
Published New York : Humana Press, ©2013


Description 1 online resource (xxix, 310 pages) : illustrations
Series Nutrition and health
Nutrition and health (Totowa, N.J.)
Contents Part I: Introduction to Stroke -- Epidemiology of Stroke -- Types of Strokes -- Stroke Risk Factors -- Perspectives and Approach to Stroke Prevention and Therapy -- Part II: Health-Related Risk Factors for Stroke -- Diabetes Mellitus Prevention and Treatment -- Hypertension/Hyperlipidemia/Hyperhomocysteinemia and Nutrition Approaches -- Obesity and Stroke -- Pediatric/Adolescent Stroke -- Stroke in Younger and Older Adults -- Part III: Medical Management of Stroke -- Medical Management of Stroke -- Malnutrition in Stroke -- Fluid and Electrolyte Management -- Nutrition Support -- Enteral Access -- Dysphagia in Stroke -- Stroke Nursing Care -- Stroke Rehabilitation -- Ethical Issues in Stroke Patients -- Suggested Stroke Related Resources for the Practitioner and Patient
Summary Handbook of Clinical Nutrition and Stroke is a comprehensive reference on nutrition for the multidisciplinary team caring for stroke patients. Targeting physicians, nurse practitioners, clinical dietitians, and advanced allied health and medical students, this volume provides an introduction on the different types of stroke, associated risk factors, and uniquely featured global perspectives on stroke. In addition to discussing stroke risk factors, the book expands upon treatment and management from the acute care setting through rehabilitation, captures the lifespan of patients affected by st
Analysis Medicine
Food science
Personal health and hygiene
Medicine & Public Health
Clinical Nutrition
Primary Care Medicine
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
Subject Cerebrovascular disease -- Nutritional aspects -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Cerebrovascular disease -- Prevention -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Cerebrovascular disease -- Treatment -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Cerebrovascular Disorders
Nutritional Physiological Phenomena -- therapeutic use
Cerebrovascular Disorders -- prevention & control
Cerebrovascular Disorders -- therapy
MEDICAL -- Neurology.
Cerebrovascular disease -- Nutritional aspects.
Cerebrovascular disease -- Prevention.
Cerebrovascular disease -- Treatment.
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals.
Handbooks and manuals.
Guides et manuels.
Form Electronic book
Author Corrigan, Mandy L
Escuro, Arlene A
Kirby, Donald.
ISBN 9781627033800