Publication Year: 2016
Edition: 5th Ed.
Authors/Editor: Duggan, Christopher; Watkins, John B.; Koletzko, Berthold; Walker, W. Allan
Publisher: People's Medical Publishing House
Doody Core Title
Provides a comprehensive and accessible approach to pediatric nutrition, and continues the expansion of the section on pediatric obesity: epidemiology, pathophysiology, assessment, and treatment.
It includes new chapters on celiac disease, food allergies, and iron. This edition also provides expanded and updated chapters on international nutrition, including focused chapters on nutrition in low- and middle-income countries.
The text is divided into seven sections: General Concepts in Pediatric Nutrition, Physiology and Pathophysiology, Perinatal Nutrition, Obesity, Nutrition in Low- and Middle-Income Countries, Nutritional Aspects of Specific Disease States, and Approach to Nutritional Support.