Nutrition for the Primary Care Provider

Written By D.M. Bier
Nutrition for the Primary Care Provider
  • Publsiher : Karger Medical and Scientific Publishers
  • Release : 18 November 2014
  • ISBN : 3318026670
  • Pages : 222 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Nutrition for the Primary Care Provider written by D.M. Bier which was release on 18 November 2014, this book published by Karger Medical and Scientific Publishers. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Nutrition is an integral part of the prevention and management of the most prevalent conditions faced by today's primary care providers. This book is aimed at physicians around the world who treat patients from all walks of life. The first section is devoted to the basic principles of nutrition, covering the fundamentals of body composition, energy balance, and appetite, as well as the importance of the different macro- and micronutrients. The following section builds on the principles of the first by focusing on the special needs for specific circumstances, including pregnancy, exercise, food allergies and religion. The third part provides an overview of our latest understanding of various disease states and how they are influenced by nutrition. The final part on Food Policy takes a bird's eye view, offering perspectives on global sustainability, the rapidly changing face of malnutrition and the role played by the food industry in consumer health. This book is a practical reference source that will guide physicians on how to use nutrition as a tool to prevent and cure disease.

Nutrition for the Primary Care Provider

Nutrition for the Primary Care Provider
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  • Publisher : Karger Medical and Scientific Publishers
  • Release Date : 2014-11-18
  • Total pages : 222
  • ISBN : 3318026670
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Summary : Nutrition is an integral part of the prevention and management of the most prevalent conditions faced by today's primary care providers. This book is aimed at physicians around the world who treat patients from all walks of life. The first section is devoted to the basic principles of nutrition, covering ...

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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2015-03-24
  • Total pages : 240
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  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2011-05-28
  • Total pages : 424
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  • Publisher : American Dietetic Associati
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Total pages : 304
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  • Release Date : 2004-01-01
  • Total pages : 263
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  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2017-08-19
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  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Publishers
  • Release Date : 2012
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  • Publisher : PMPH-USA
  • Release Date : 2013
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  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Total pages : 244
  • ISBN : 3318026670
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  • Publisher : Springer Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2007-11-16
  • Total pages : 736
  • ISBN : 3318026670
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  • Release Date : 2016-03-28
  • Total pages : 752
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  • Author : Institute of Medicine,Food and Nutrition Board,Committee on Nutrition, Trauma, and the Brain
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release Date : 2011-07-01
  • Total pages : 444
  • ISBN : 3318026670
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  • Publisher : SLACK Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 714
  • ISBN : 3318026670
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  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2011-06-09
  • Total pages : 232
  • ISBN : 3318026670
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