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    Human Nutrition and Dietetics (Paperback) By (author) J.S. Garrow, By (author) W.Philip T. James, By (author) Alan Ralph


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    DescriptionThis 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.

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    Human Nutrition and Dietetics
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) J.S. Garrow, By (author) W.Philip T. James, By (author) Alan Ralph
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 912
    Width: 218 mm
    Height: 277 mm
    Thickness: 47 mm
    Weight: 2,241 g
    ISBN 13: 9780443056277
    ISBN 10: 0443056277

    BIC E4L: HEA
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S6.1T
    LC subject heading: ,
    DC21: 613.2
    BIC subject category V2: MBNH3
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: MED021000, MED060000
    Thema V1.0: MBNH3
    10, Revised
    Edition statement
    10th Revised edition
    Illustrations note
    143 ills.
    Elsevier Health Sciences
    Imprint name
    Publication date
    28 October 1999
    Publication City/Country
    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