Nutrition Essentials and Diet Therapy provides complete coverage of all of the content needed in an LPN/LVN curriculum. This versatile text concentrates on what is most important for the health care provider to know about the nutrition basics and the application on nutrition knowledge. Coverage includes the latest developments in nutrition fundamentals, nutrition across the life span, nutritional management of chronic and acute illnesses, the latest DRI's, and expanded coverage of vitamins, minerals, phytochemicals and herbal remedies. An LPN Threads Series title.

Key Features:-

  • Cultural boxes incorporated throughout each chapter focus on specific ways in which culture affects
  • Facts and Fallacies identify common myths about nutrition and then present the facts. This feature p
  • Teaching Pearls provide practical nutritional counseling tips and analogies.
  • Critical Thinking Case Studies cover a variety of client teaching considerations related to various
  • Chapter Challenge Questions and Classroom Activities appear at the end of each chapter and provide t
  • Additional coverage on women and cardiovascular disease provides insight to the importance of preven

More Details about Nutrition Essentials and Diet Therapy 11e (Paper Back)

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PublisherElsevier Science
BindingPaper Back
Publish YearJanuary 2010