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NUT422 Medical Nutrition Therapy I

[3–0, 3 cr.]

This course deals with the pathology, treatment, and nutritional therapy of acute and chronic diseases. It includes the nutrition care process of the following pathological conditions: obesity, lipid disorders & cardiovascular disease, hypertension, HIV & AIDS, cancer, and anemias.‎ Food and nutrient delivery via Nutrition Support is also introduced.

Semester(s)/Term Offered: Usually in the Fall.

Pre or Corequisites: NUT401 Advanced Human Nutrition and NUT356 Nutrition Status Assessment.