Advanced Medical Nutrition Therapy

Jones & Bartlett Learning

Each new print copy includes Navigate 2 Premier Access that unlocks a comprehensive and interactive eBook, student practice activities and assessments, a full suite of instructor resources, and learning analytics reporting tools. Premier Access also includes 10 decision-tree simulation modules in which students make patient decisions and sees how each decision impacts the outcome of the patients treatment.

Advanced Medical Nutrition Therapy provides students and clinicians with the tools needed to render effective and evidence-based nutrition care plans based on the fundamentals of diet and disease. This text utilizes a practice-oriented, case-based approach that incorporates problem-based learning and engages the reader in various clinical scenarios. This approach encourages the reader to digest the didactic scientific concepts while applying them to patient-based clinical situations.

Advanced Medical Nutrition Therapy begins by presenting core concepts relating to nutrition and biochemical assessment, as well as enteral and parenteral nutrition. The text then delves into medical nutrition therapy for specific disease states, as well as therapy for specific life stages. Along the way, various pedagogical features emphasize the important of evidence-based practice and a thorough understanding of current research.

While appropriate for an undergraduate medical nutrition therapy course, Advanced Medical Nutrition Therapy also boasts coverage of specialized topics like oral health, as well as focused chapters on disorders of maldigestion and malabsorption. The text integrates aspects of both adult and pediatric nutrition, providing an opportunity to discuss the similarities and differences in various adult and pediatric states.

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Features and Benefits
Clinical Controversy features highlight disagreements within the clinical literature and encourage students to embrace evidence-based practice.
Clinical Roundtable features consider clinical scenarios for which there is not one clear, correct answer.
Brief Practice Point features provide additional details relevant to clinical dietetics practice.
Accompanying Navigate 2 Premier Access includes 10 decision-tree simulation modules in which students make patient decisions and see how each decision impacts the outcome of the patients treatment
Section 1 Core Concepts
Chapter 1 Nutrition Assessment
Chapter 2 Biochemical Assessment
Chapter 3 Enteral Nutrition Therapy
Chapter 4 Parenteral Nutrition Therapy
Chapter 5 Energy Expenditure and Body Composition in Metabolic Stress
Section 2 Nutrition in Disease States
Chapter 6 Nutrition in Critical Illness
Chapter 7 Nutrition in Wound Healing
Chapter 8 Nutrition Management of Obesity
Chapter 9 Nutritional Management of Diabetes Mellitus
Chapter 10 Nutrition in Cardiovascular Disease
Chapter 11 Nutrition in Oral Health
Chapter 12 Nutritional Management of Gastrointestinal Maldigestion
Chapter 13 Nutritional Management of Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Chapter 14 Nutrition in Kidney Disease
Chapter 15 Nutrition in Liver Disease
Chapter 16 Nutrition in Pulmonary
Chapter 17 Nutrition in Cystic Fibrosis
Chapter 18 Nutrition in Solid Organ Transplantation
Chapter 19 Nutrition in Oncology and Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant
Chapter 20 Nutrition in HIV and AIDS
Section 3 Nutrition in the Life Cycle
Chapter 21 Nutrition in Pregnancy and Lactation
Chapter 22 Nutrition in Neonatology
Chapter 23 Nutrition in Pediatrics
Chapter 24 Nutritional Management of Pediatric Obesity
Chapter 25 Nutrition in Eating Disorders
Chapter 26 Nutritional in Developmental Disabilities
Chapter 27 Nutrition in Geriatrics

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