Modern nutrition in helath and disease

Book

The Tenth Edition of this widely acclaimed book is a complete, authoritative reference on nutrition and its role in contemporary medicine, dietetics, nursing, public health, and public policy. Distinguished international experts provide in-depth information on historical landmarks in nutrition, specific dietary components, nutrition in integrated biologic systems, nutritional assessment through the life cycle, nutrition in various clinical disorders, and public health and policy issues.This 50th Anniversary edition offers coverage of nutrition's role in disease prevention, international nutrition issues, public health concerns, the role of obesity in a variety of chronic illnesses, genetics as it applies to nutrition, and areas of major scientific progress relating nutrition to disease.

 
Date and language
Dec 2006
English
Edition: 
Tenth
ISBN: 
13:978-0-7817-4133-0
Personal Author
Vocabulary
Agris Subject Categories: 
Physiology of human nutrition
Agris Subject Categories: 
Diet and diet-related diseases
Agris Subject Categories: 
Nutrition programmes
Location
Physical Location: 
FPMU Documentation Center
Classification Number: 
O-2006-52
Other information
Pagination: 
2069
Form: 
Printed resource

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