Books  Sustainable Development  Health & Health Care 

Nutrition and Diagnosis-Related Care (International Edition)

  • NEW! Expanded use of PES throughout the text. No one else has this and it's a new requirement from the ADA. PES statements are Problem Etiology Signs & Symptoms and link the assessment to the actual problem (the diagnosis). The general format for the PES statement is Problem related to Etiology as evidenced by Signs and Symptoms
  • NEW! There has been an increased focus on the use of genomics to diagnose and treat nutritional disorders
  • Up-to-date management recommendations for more than 360 diseases and disorders are presented with the support of research and practice
  • Each entry for a specific condition includes vital background information, objectives for care, dietary and nutritional recommendations, and commonly used medications and herbal or botanical remedies and their potential side effects
  • Case studies in Appendix C illustrate current trends and issues and encourage students to apply what they have learned to clinical practice situations
  • Nutritional Acuity Level Rankings developed for each condition from a survey of over 75 clinical nutrition managers and practitioners put complex information in visual contexts
  • Icons and other visual elements help students quickly locate the information they need
  • Expanded section on complementary nutrition provides students with vital information on herbs, botanicals, and dietary supplements

By: Sylvia Escott-Stump(Author)

1104 pages, colour illustrations

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Limited

Paperback | Jan 2011 | Edition: 7 | #210444 | ISBN-13: 9781451117080
Availability: Usually dispatched within 6 days Details
NHBS Price: £69.99 $94/€80 approx

About this book

Developed by well-known author and nutritionist Sylvia Escott-Stump, the Seventh Edition of this classic text provides timely, pertinent medical nutrition therapy information for the care of patients with over 360 diseases, disorders, and conditions. Each entry for a condition includes vital background information, objectives for care, dietary and nutritional recommendations, and commonly used medications and herbal or botanical remedies and their potential side effects. This edition features a new full-color art program and additional clinical photographs. The new Dietary Reference Intakes are used throughout Nutrition and Diagnosis-Related Care. An expanded complementary nutrition section provides vital information on herbs, botanicals, and dietary supplements. The previous edition was one of "Doody's Core Titles 2009".


List of Tables
List of Figures
Alphabetical List of Topics

Section 1: Normal Life-Cycle Conditions
Section 2: Dietary Practices and Miscellaneous Conditions
Section 3: Pediatrics: Birth Defects and Genetic and Acquired Disorders
Section 4: Neurological and Mental Conditions
Section 5: Pulmonary Disorders
Section 6: Cardiovascular Disorders
Section 7: Gastrointestinal Disorders
Section 8: Hepatic, Pancreatic, and Biliary Disorders
Section 9: Endocrine Disorders
Section 10: Weight Management, Undernutrition, and Malnutrition
Section 11: Musculoskeletal and Collagen Disorders
Section 12: Hematology: Anemias and Blood Disorders
Section 13: Cancer
Section 14: Surgical Disorders
Section 15: AIDS and Immunology, Infections, Burns, and Trauma
Section 16: Renal Disorders
Section 17: Enteral and Parenteral Nutrition Interventions

Appendix A: Nutritional Review
Appendix B: Dietetic Process, Forms, and Counseling Tips
Appendix C: Standardized Language, Nutrition Diagnosis, Problem-Based Learning, and Case Studies
Appendix D: Dietary Reference Intakes

Write a review

There are currently no reviews for this product. Be the first to review this product!

Bestsellers in this subject

Lyme Disease

NHBS Price: £14.99 $20/€17 approx

Respiratory Protective Equipment at Work

Clearance price: £4.75 £18.99 (Save £14.24) $6/€5 approx

Where There Is No Doctor

NHBS Price: £29.99 $40/€34 approx

Human Diseases from Wildlife

NHBS Price: £69.99 $94/€80 approx

The Role of Animals in Emerging Viral Diseases

NHBS Price: £51.99 $70/€59 approx

VAT: GB 407 4846 44
NHBS Ltd is registered in England and Wales: 1875194