Academic Catalog 2022–2023

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NUT424 Medical Nutrition Therapy II

[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: gastrointestinal and liver diseases, hypermetabolic states, pulmonary diseases, eating disorders, renal diseases, food allergies & intolerances, inborn errors of metabolism, and drug-nutrient interactions. Nutrition support is also covered in different conditions

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

Prerequisite: NUT422 Medical Nutrition Therapy I.