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Nutritional assessment and requirements

R. Mark Beattie, Anil Dhawan and John W.L. Puntis

in Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780198569862
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191725968 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780198569862.003.0001

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks

Nutritional assessment and requirements

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Nutritional assessment - Risk factors for undernutrition - Nutritional intake - Taking a feeding history - Basic anthropometry: the assessment of body form - Growth - Patterns of growth - Malnutrition - Nutritional requirements

Chapter.  3631 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Gastroenterology

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