More Details about Williams' Essentials of Nutrition and Diet Therapy, 12/E (PB)

General Information  
Author(s)Eleanor Schlenker and Joyce Ann Gilbert
PublisherElseiver
Edition12th Edition
ISBN9780323529716
Pages520
BindingSoftbound
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearSeptember 2018

Description

Learn the latest nutrition and diet therapies for treating common diseases. Williams' Essentials of Nutrition & Diet Therapy, 12th Edition offers a solid foundation in the fundamental knowledge and skills you need to provide effective patient care. It addresses nutrition across the lifespan and includes the 2015 Dietary Goals for Americans as well as MyPlate for Older Adults. This exceptionally reader-friendly text features evidence-based information, real-world case scenarios, colorful illustrations, boxes, and tables to help you learn how to apply essential nutrition concepts and therapies in clinical practice. Strong community focus is threaded throughout with robust coverage of health promotion, cultural competence, patient safety, lifespan, and public health issues. Focus on Culture boxes introduce you to cultural competence and the special nutritional needs, health problems, a...