DFN 651: Medical Nutrition Therapy.
3 hours, 3 credits. Nutrition assessment, diagnosis, intervention, monitoring, and evaluation used to improve health and quality of life in patients with a variety of nutritionally-related conditions. Includes an exploration of evidence-based medical nutrition therapy in today's clinical practice. Case studies related to the pathophysiology and treatment of nutritionally relevant acute and chronic disease will be emphasized. PREREQ: DFN 448.
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