Nutrition support

Joan Webster-Gandy

Edited by Angela Madden and Michelle Holdsworth

in Oxford Handbook of Nutrition and Dietetics

Second edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199585823
Published online January 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191730658 | DOI:

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Nutrition support

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Nutrition screening - Malnutrition universal screening tool - Undernutrition - Treatment of undernutrition - Enteral feeding: introduction - Routes for enteral feeding - Enteral feeding regimens - Monitoring enteral feeding - Complications of enteral feeding - Enteral feeding and drugs - Parenteral nutrition - Estimating requirements in disease states - Refeeding syndrome - Metabolic response to injury - Critical care - Surgery - Spinal cord injury - Head injury - Burn injury - Clinically functional nutrients

Chapter.  14864 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Dietetics

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