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Childhood Nutrition

1st Edition

By Fima Lifshitz

CRC Press

288 pages

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Hardback: 9780849327643
pub: 1994-11-28
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An invaluable resource, Childhood Nutrition provides accurate facts on current concepts in pediatric nutrition, including theories of nutrition in the pathophysiology of disease and in developing nutritional healthcare plans. Written by an outstanding group of specialists, each chapter is thoroughly researched and referenced.


"I found this book to contain interesting, credible scientific information…a good reference for dietetics professionals, nutrition students, physicians, and others interested in pediatric nutrition."

-Mary Sue Bradley, J. Am. Diet. Assoc., 96(4), April 1996

Table of Contents

Historical Overview and Future Perspectives on Pediatric Nutrition, L. Finberg

Controversies in Childhood Nutrition, R.E. Kleinman

Cholesterol Screening and Dietary Intervention for Prevention of Adult Onset Cardiovascular Disease, O. Tarim, T.B. Newman, and F. Lifshitz

A Clinician's Approach to Initiating Breastfeeding, S.K. Schulman and A. Rosner

Optimal Nutrition in Low Birth Weight Infants, R. Bainbridge and R. Tsang

Infant Nutrition: The First Two Years, A.R. Hervada and M. Hervada-Page

Iron Deficiency, L.J. Filer, Jr.

Food Allergy and Atopic Disease, R.K. Chandra

Nutrition Therapy of Inborn Errors of Metabolism, K. Michals-Matalon and R. Matalon

The Pathophysiology of Childhood Obesity, R. Rising

Nutrition for Special Needs-In Pediatric Gastrointestinal Disease, E. Lebenthal

Diarrhea and Malnutrition, A. Maggioni and F. Lifshitz

Nutritional Complications of HIV Infection, D.P. Kotler

Nutrition and Growth, F. Lifshitz and M.M. Smith

Trace Elements in Parenteral Nutrition, A.A. Moukarzel and M.E. Ament

Home Parenteral Nutrition, A.A. Moukarzel and M.E. Ament

Prenatal and Genetic Magnesium Deficiency in Cardiomyopathy: Possible Vitamin and Trace Mineral Interactions, M. Seelig

Nonnutritive Dietary Supplements in Pediatrics, M.B. Zimmermann and N. Kretchmer

The Ecology of Poverty, Undernutrition, and Learning Failure, R.J. Karp

Nutrition Education in Medical Schools and Residency Training, M. Winick

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MEDICAL / Nutrition