Manual of Pediatric Nutrition

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  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2000-05-01
  • Publisher: Pmph USA Ltd
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Tufts Univ., Boston, MA. Pocket manual providing the theoretical and practical basis for nutritional assessment and therapy for dieticians, pediatricians, residents, and students. Emphasizes practices and techniques supported by literature. Discusses proper nutrition for healthy and ill children. A formulary and NCHS growth charts are included. Previous edition is not cited. Softcover

Table of Contents

Nutritional Assessment: Dietary Evaluationp. 1
Nutritional Assessment: Anthropometrics and Growthp. 8
Nutritional Assessment: Clinical Evaluationp. 52
Laboratory Assessment of Nutritional Statusp. 66
Nutritional Requirements: Dietary Reference Intakesp. 77
Breastfeedingp. 86
Introduction of Solidsp. 106
Feeding Guidelines for Children and Adolescentsp. 116
The US Department of Agriculture's Food Guide Pyramidp. 131
Vegetarian Dietsp. 135
Sports Nutritionp. 141
Teeth and Gum Carep. 155
Vitamin and Mineral Supplementsp. 158
Food Assistance and Nutrition Education Programsp. 169
Nutritional Assessment in Sick or Hospitalized Childrenp. 173
Enteral Nutritionp. 186
Parenteral Nutritionp. 242
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndromep. 288
Burns, Trauma, and Critical Carep. 294
Cardiac Diseasep. 307
Cystic Fibrosisp. 314
Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Disabilitiesp. 332
Diabetes Mellitusp. 348
Eating Disordersp. 361
Food Allergiesp. 371
Gastrointestinal Diseasesp. 386
Growth Failurep. 414
Hepatobiliary Diseasesp. 427
Hyperlipidemiap. 433
The Ketogenic Dietp. 445
Metabolic Disordersp. 454
Obesityp. 479
Oncology and Bone Marrow Transplantationp. 490
Prematurityp. 503
Renal Diseasep. 521
Short Bowel Syndromep. 529
App. A: Conversion Tablesp. 542
Drug Nutrient Interactionsp. 544
Pediatric Genetic/Metabolic Referral Centersp. 568
Major Manufacturers of Enteral Nutrition Productsp. 573
Growth Charts for Specific Syndromesp. 574
Indexp. 586
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