Advanced Human Nutrition

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ISBN-13: 9781284123067
ISBN-10: 1284123065
Edition: 4
Author: Denis M Medeiros, Robert E.C. Wildman
Publication date: 2018
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Format: Hardcover 470 pages
Category: Nutrition
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ISBN-13: 9781284123067
ISBN-10: 1284123065
Edition: 4
Author: Denis M Medeiros, Robert E.C. Wildman
Publication date: 2018
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Format: Hardcover 470 pages
Category: Nutrition

Summary

Acknowledged authors Denis M Medeiros , Robert E.C. Wildman wrote Advanced Human Nutrition comprising 470 pages back in 2018. Textbook and eTextbook are published under ISBN 1284123065 and 9781284123067. Since then Advanced Human Nutrition textbook received total rating of 3.5 stars and was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price of $ 60.00 or rent at the marketplace.

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Written for the upper-level undergrad or graduate level majors course, Advanced Human Nutrition, Fourth Edition provides an in-depth overview of the human body and details why nutrients are important from a biochemical, physiological, and molecular perspective. Through it's writing style and clear figures and illustrations, the text clearly outlines metabolism and the molecular functions of nutrients. A variety of pedagogical elements within the text, such as “Here’s Where You Have Been” and “Here’s Where You Are Going,” help clarify key points from the chapter and provide real-world examples to bring the content to life.

New & Key to the Fourth Edition

- NEW - Each chapter now concludes with "Clinical Insight" which presents the clinical relevance of the nutritional science topics covered within the chapter
- NEW - Chapter 2 now discusses bariatric surgery procedures used to treat obesity, as well as diseases of the gastrointestinal track that have nutritional relevance in health and disease
- NEW - Includes the latest algorithms used by the American Heart Association and American College of Cardiology in determining the risk of a cardiac event
- NEW - Incorporates controversy brought about by some scientists on protein requirements as it relates to the RDA
- NEW - Includes coverage of the role of the fat-soluable vitamins in Alzheimer's disease

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