Handbook of Nutrition Diet and the Eye

Written By Victor R. Preedy
Handbook of Nutrition  Diet and the Eye
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 01 April 2014
  • ISBN : 0124046061
  • Pages : 704 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Handbook of Nutrition Diet and the Eye written by Victor R. Preedy which was release on 01 April 2014, this book published by Academic Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: The Handbook of Nutrition, Diet and the Eye is the first book to thoroughly address common features and etiological factors in how dietary and nutritional factors affect the eye. The ocular system is perhaps one of the least studied organs in diet and nutrition, yet the consequences of vision loss can be devastating. One of the biggest contributors to complete vision loss in the western hemisphere is diabetes, precipitated by metabolic syndrome. In some developing countries, micronutrient deficiencies are major contributory factors to impaired vision. However, there are a range of ocular defects that have either their origin in nutritional deficiencies or excess or have been shown to respond favorably to nutritional components. The eye from the cornea to the retina may be affected by nutritional components. Effects may be physiological or molecular. This book represents essential reading for nutritionists, dietitians, optometrists, ophthalmologists, opticians, endocrinologists, and other clinicians and researchers interested in eye health and vision in general. Saves clinicians and researchers time in quickly accessing the very latest details on a broad range of nutrition, ocular health, and disease issues Provides a common language for nutritionists, nutrition researchers, optometrists, and ophthalmologists to discuss how dietary and nutritional factors, and related diseases and syndromes affect the eye Preclinical, clinical, and population studies will help nutritionists, dieticians, and clinicians map out key areas for research and further clinical recommendations

Handbook of Nutrition Diet and the Eye

Handbook of Nutrition  Diet and the Eye
  • Author : Victor R. Preedy
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2014-04-01
  • Total pages : 704
  • ISBN : 0124046061
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Summary : The Handbook of Nutrition, Diet and the Eye is the first book to thoroughly address common features and etiological factors in how dietary and nutritional factors affect the eye. The ocular system is perhaps one of the least studied organs in diet and nutrition, yet the consequences of vision loss ...

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