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Human Nutrition and Dietetics By J.S. Garrow

Human Nutrition and Dietetics by J.S. Garrow

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Summary

Covers the field of nutrition. This title contains comprehensive coverage of various aspects of the subject: physiology of nutrition, foods and their composition, dietary requirements in health and nutritional management of disease.

Human Nutrition and Dietetics Summary

Human Nutrition and Dietetics by J.S. Garrow

This classic textbook covers the whole field of nutrition. Written by a large team of expert contributors it contains comprehensive coverage of all aspects of the subject: physiology of nutrition, foods and their composition, dietary requirements in health and nutritional management of disease.

Table of Contents

PHYSIOLOGY * Historical Perspective * Composition of the Body * Energy Intake and Expenditure * Fuels of the Tissues * Carbohydrates * Proteins * Fats * Alcohol: Its Metabolism and Effects * Energy Balance * Water and Monovalent Electrolytes * Bone Mineral * Iron, Zinc and Other Trace Elements * Fat-Soluble Vitamins * Vitamin C and B Vitamins * Human Genetics * FOOD * Food Composition Tables and Nutritional Databases * Methods and Validity of Dietary Assessment * Cereals and Cereal Products * Vegetables, Fruits, Fungi and their Products * Meat, Fish, Eggs and Novel Proteins * Milk and Milk Products: Fats and Oils * Beverages, Herbs and Spices * Food Processing * Pathogenic Agents in Food * Food Toxicity and Phytoprotectants * Consumer Protection * DIET AND PHYSIOLOGICAL STATUS * Pregnancy and Lactation * Infancy, Childhood and Adolescence * Nutrition and Aging * Athletics * CLINICAL NUTRITION * Nutritional Cupport in Sepsis and Trauma * Famine Relief * Severe Malnutrition * Obesity * Nutritional Management of Diseases of the Gut * Nutrition and the Liver * Nutrition and Dietary Advice for Diabetes * The Iodine Deficiency Disorders * Clinical Nutrition and Bone Disease * Dietary Factors and Dental Diseases * Diseases of Kidney and Urinary Tract * Diseases of Heart and Circulation * Diet in Relation to the Nervous System * Skin, Hair and Nails * Nutrition and the Immune System * Diet and Cancer Prevention * Feeding the Pre-Term Infant * Inherited Metabolic Diseases * Nutritional Management of Alcohol-Related Disorders * Eating Disorders, Drug-Diet Interactions * Policy and a Prudent Diet

Additional information

GOR001801982
Human Nutrition and Dietetics by J.S. Garrow
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Elsevier Health Sciences
1999-07-31
912
0443056277
9780443056277
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