Pediatric Nutrition Handbook

Author: AAP Committee on Nutrition,Ronald E. Kleinman

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781581104172

Category: Child Nutritional Physiological Phenomena

Page: 1522

View: 4112

All the latest and best in nutrition support - in one place for quick and easy access!

Pediatric Nutrition Handbook

Author: American Academy of Pediatrics. Committee on Nutrition,Ronald E. Kleinman

Publisher: Amer Academy of Pediatrics

ISBN: 9781581101096

Category: Medical

Page: 1178

View: 8855

Comprehensive and authoritative handbook provides evidence-based guidance on the full spectrum of childhood nutrition issues. Focuses on nutrient requirements and metabolism, methods for assessment, nutritional support, and the role of nutrition in treating pediatric diseases. Features new material on prevention of pediatric obesity.

Pediatric Nutrition Handbook

An Algorithmic Approach

Author: David Suskind,Polly Lenssen

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118697189

Category: Medical

Page: 180

View: 5242

The last decade has seen an explosion of medical information in regards to the nutrition care and management of children. While nutritional therapies have expanded, the treatment choices have become increasingly complex. This exciting title addresses the extensive amount of information available to practitioners in a concise, accessible fashion via a series of algorithms. It focuses on the normal growing healthy child from birth through adolescence, covering common pediatric diseases and disorders through a series of flows charts which outline step-by-step nutritional processes for pediatric patients. The highly visual format of the book allows the practitioner to make rapid, evidence based choices. Features: Unique algorithm approach to the largest dietetic specialism Highly visual approach allows quick decision making All algorithms and text built on evidence-based research Covers the pediatric phase from birth to adolescence Includes common childhood diseases and disorders

Pediatric Nutrition

Author: American academy of pediatrics. Committee on nutrition

Publisher: Amer Academy of Pediatrics

ISBN: 9781581108163

Category: Medical

Page: 1477

View: 7949

Significantly revised and updated by the American Academy of Pediatrics Committee on Nutrition with contributions from more than 100 authors, the new seventh edition provides practicing clinicians with evidence-based guidance on the full spectrum of childhood nutrition issues. The new seventh edition provides the latest information about nutrient metabolism and nutrition to support the normal development and health of infants and children who are well, those born with congenital anomalies or disorders of metabolism, and those with acute and chronic illness. New in the 7th edition: - The latest evidence-based guidelines from the AAP on feeding healthy infants and children - Current policies and practice recommendations from the AAP Committee on Nutrition - Several new chapters and appendices have been added, including chapters on school and day care nutrition; gene and nutrient interaction; and metabolic programming. - Recent advances and developments on topics that arise frequently in pediatric practice: breastfeeding, fast foods, vegetarian diets, persistent newborn diarrhea, preterm infant nutrition needs, chronic obesity, vitamin supplementation, and more - Appendices of more than 50 tables including dietary allowances, energy requirements, composition of human milk and infant formulas, MyPlate, and more - More than 20 growth charts for very low and low birth weights; full-term infants, children, and adolescents; down syndrome; and more - Updates listings of resources for you and your patients, including printed materials, government agencies, and Web sites

Handbook of Pediatric Nutrition

Author: Patricia Queen Samour,Kathy King (RD.),Kathy King Helm

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 9780763783563

Category: Medical

Page: 722

View: 9114

Handbook of Pediatric Nutrition, Third Edition, provides cutting edge research and resources on the most important pediatric issues and therapies, such as prenatal nutrition, weight management, vegetarian diets, diabetes guidelines, and transplant nutrition concerns. Commonly used by dietetic practitioners studying for their Pediatric Specialty exams, registered dietitians, dietetic technicians, nutritionists, pediatricians, nurses, and dietetic students, this book is considered the last word in pediatric nutrition.

Pediatric Nutrition Support

Author: Susan S. Baker,Robert D. Baker,Anne M. Davis

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 9780763731540

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 612

View: 3007

Pediatric Nutrition Support is a complete resource for all dietitians, nurses, physicians, and pharmacists involved in pediatric care. This reference provides thorough coverage of the latest developments and techniques in enteral and parenteral feeding and evaluation methods. Cases detailing specific pediatric disease conditions offer concrete examples of nutrition support processes.

Pediatric Nutrition in Practice

Author: B. Koletzko,J. Bhatia,Z.A. Bhutta,P. Cooper,M. Makrides,R. Uauy,W. Wang

Publisher: Karger Medical and Scientific Publishers

ISBN: 3318026913

Category: Medical

Page: 334

View: 7634

There is no other time in life when the provision of adequate and balanced nutrition is of greater importance than during infancy and childhood. During this dynamic phase characterized by rapid growth, development and developmental plasticity, a sufficient amount and appropriate composition of nutrients both in health and disease are of key importance for growth, functional outcomes such as cognition and immune response, and the metabolic programming of long-term health and well-being. This compact reference text provides concise information to readers who seek quick guidance on practical issues in the nutrition of infants, children and adolescents. After the success of the first edition, which sold more than 50'000 copies in several languages, the editors prepared this thoroughly revised and updated second edition which focuses again on nutritional challenges in both affluent and poor populations around the world. Serving as a practical reference guide, this book will contribute to further improving the quality of feeding of healthy infants and children, as well as enhancing the standards of nutritional care in sick children.

Pediatric Nutrition

Author: Patricia Samour,Kathy King

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 0763784508

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 538

View: 5103

Pediatric Nutrition, Fourth Edition covers nutrition guidelines from preconception through neonatal, including normal growth, inborn errors, acute care medical conditions like diabetes, and cardiac and pulmonary issues. It covers the latest clinical research, accepted practice protocols, and study of the normal child from preconception through adolescence. In a practical and detailed manner, this best-selling text provides cutting edge research and resources on the most important pediatric practice issues and therapies. Commonly used by dietetic practitioners studying for their Pediatric Specialty exams, registered dietitians, dietetic technicians, nutritionists, pediatricians, nurses, and dietetic students, this book is considered the last word in pediatric nutrition.

Fluid and Electrolytes in Pediatrics

A Comprehensive Handbook

Author: Leonard G. Feld,Frederick J. Kaskel

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 9781603272247

Category: Medical

Page: 408

View: 2095

Features tables and information on various aspects of fluid, electrolyte and acid-base metabolism for general pediatrics, family practitioners, residents, medical students, nurses and the medical or surgical specialties. This book covers definition and pathophysiology, symptoms, diagnosis and causes, treatment and representative scenarios.

Texas Children's Hospital Handbook of Pediatrics and Neonatology

Author: Adam Lowry,Kushal Bhakta,Pratip Nag

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 9780071714907

Category: Medical

Page: 456

View: 8033

An essential pocket manual for anyone who treats children "This is a unique and novel approach to a pediatric handbook. It is the first that I can remember that is written by house staff, although it is reviewed by attendings and is very thorough. 3 Stars."--Doody's Revivew Service Featuring an instant-access, find-it-now presentation, Texas Children’s Hospital Handbook of Pediatrics and Neonatology delivers concise, evidence-based information that is directly applicable to bedside care of the patient in both pediatrics and neonatology. Authored and reviewed by more than 125 residents, fellows, and faculty at Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston, Texas, this compact guide features content especially selected for its value to students, trainees, and junior faculty. Distinguished faculty in virtually every pediatric discipline have reviewed the content to ensure that the text reflects the most current clinical practice. Features: A true quick reference utilizing numerous tables, figures, and clinical algorithms Includes material not found in any other handbook, such as Clinical Pearls for the Wards, Neonatal and Pediatric Nutrition, and Delivery Room Care of the VLBW Infant Key medications/dosages, research, and review articles are cited directly in the text Includes PICU card—-a necessity for every lab coat pocket—-providing what-to-do information on sedation, poisoning, IV antibiotics, anaphylaxis, airway obstruction, intubation sequences, hypertensive crisis, and more References to additional material available online at www.AccessPediatrics.com

Handbook of Pediatric Obesity

Clinical Management

Author: Melinda S. Sothern,Stewart T. Gordon,T. Kristian von Almen

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1420019112

Category: Medical

Page: 416

View: 2765

A compilation of management, medical, nutrition, psychological, and physical activity facts, models, theories, interventions, and evaluation techniques, the Handbook of Pediatric Obesity: Clinical Management is the most clinically appropriate and scientifically supported source of information available for pediatric health care and research professionals. This comprehensive, state-of-the-art, and easy-to-use reference can be used to develop programs that provide the best possible care to overweight children in clinical settings. Melinda Sothern is co-winner of the 2009 Oded Bar-Or Award for Excellence in Pediatric Obesity Research sponsored by the Obesity Society Pediatric Obesity Section Covering clinical evaluation, medical aspects of treatment, and psychosocial, behavioral, nutritional, and physical activity considerations, the book discusses approaches to weight management such as diet, behavioral counseling, exercise, pharmacology, and surgery. It presents coverage of applied techniques, information, and tools for developing, modifying, implementing, and evaluating weight-management programs for children and adolescents in clinical settings. Worksheets, menu plans, and sample exercise programs are just a few of the features that make this book practical as well as informative. It is clear that there is no single solution for every overweight child and the number of options can seem overwhelming. This text provides clinicians with the information and tools necessary to match or tailor the available treatment plans to the medical, physical, nutritional and emotional needs of their patients.

Manual of Pediatric Nutrition, 5th Edition

Author: Kendrin Sonneville,Christopher P. Duggan

Publisher: PMPH-USA

ISBN: 1607951746

Category: Medical

Page: 635

View: 8437

Organized into three main sections, (I) Nutrition and the Well Child, (II) Nutrition and the Hospitalized Child, and (III) Nutrition and Specific Disease States, the manual covers the basics of nutrition assessment, nutritional requirements, and feeding guidelines for healthier infants, children, and adolescents. Oral health and food assistance programs are also reviewed, along with the use of specialized enteral and parenteral products in the treatment of sick children. A wide range of pediatric clinical disorders are included in the section on specific diseases.

Essentials of Pediatric Nutrition

Author: Samour,Patricia Queen Samour,Kathy King

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 0763784494

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 344

View: 9187

Essentials of Pediatric Nutrition relays the key information needed to work in pediatric nutrition with various age groups and diseases/conditions. This consolidated and modified version of the very successful fourth edition of Pediatric Nutrition covers the core best-practice guidelines on the most vital information concerning the normal child from preconception through adolescence as well as infants and children with diseases/conditions affecting nutritional status. It provides the tools and resources needed to assess, monitor, and determine appropriate interventions aimed at maximal nutrition status and growth. Topics covered: • Recommended weight gain and key nutrient concerns during pregnancy • Nutrition screening and assessment • Unique nutrient concerns and management considerations of high risk neonates • Food hypersensitivities • Unique nutritional challenges of infants and children with disabilities • Diabetes • Common types of cancers (such as leukemia) in infants and children and their treatment challenges • Enteral and/or parenteral nutrition • Approved botanicals in pediatric practice The online access code provides access to the 2010 Dietary Guidelines, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Growth Charts, Tanner Stages of Sexual Development, Recommended Dietary Allowances/Dietary Reference Intakes, and Conversion Tables.

ADA Pocket Guide to Pediatric Nutrition Assessment

Author: Beth L. Leonberg

Publisher: American Dietetic Associati

ISBN: 0880913673

Category: Children

Page: 167

View: 1197

This evidence-based tool is a comprehensive guide to nutrition assessment and nutrient requirements of infants and children - from birth to 18 years of age. Screening and risk assessment, anthropometric assessment, health history and development, diet and feeding assessment, assessment of the family environment, and macronutrient and micronutrient requirements are covered. Includes the most recent recommendations of the Expert Committee on the Assessment, Prevention and Treatment of Child and Adolescent Overweight and Obesity.

Paediatric Handbook

Author: Amanda Gwee,Romi Rimer,Michael Marks

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 111877745X

Category: Medical

Page: 544

View: 7660

This new edition of the best-selling popular manual, The Royal Children’s Hospital Melbourne Paediatric Handbook 9th Edition, is a succinct and practical guide to managing common and serious disorders in childhood. Relevant to medical, nursing and allied health fields, this is both a useful source for revision and a handy guide to clinical management and rapid decision-making at point of care. Specific features of the Handbook include: •Clear illustrations, and plenty of accessible diagnostic and management algorithms •A Paediatric Pharmacopoeia •Step-by-step guidelines for Paediatric procedures •Emphasis on the modern, community-based approach to the management of children’s problems •A strong emphasis on practical management by the doctor at first contact With well-presented, summarized information that you can pick up during a consultation, this interactive text is also an excellent supplemental handbook for students, junior medical staff and medical practitioners. A companion website to this title is available at www.rchhandbook.oThis new edition of the best-selling popular manual, The Royal Children’s Hospital Melbourne Paediatric Handbook 9th Edition, is a succinct and practical guide to managing common and serious disorders in childhood. Relevant to medical, nursing and allied health fields, this is both a useful source for revision and a handy guide to clinical management and rapid decision-making at point of care. Specific features of the Handbook include: •Clear illustrations, and plenty of accessible diagnostic and management algorithms •A Paediatric Pharmacopoeia •Step-by-step guidelines for Paediatric procedures •Emphasis on the modern, community-based approach to the management of children’s problems •A strong emphasis on practical management by the doctor at first contact With well-presented, summarized information that you can pick up during a consultation, this interactive text is also an excellent supplemental handbook for students, junior medical staff and medical practitioners. A companion website to this title is available at www.rchhandbook.org This new edition of the best-selling manual, The Royal Children’s Hospital Melbourne Paediatric Handbook 9th Edition is a succinct and practical guide to managing common and serious disorders in childhood. Relevant to medical, nursing and allied health fields, this is both a useful source for revision and an essential guide to clinical management and rapid decision-making at the point of care. For this edition, the handbook has been restructured according to body systems and is now more closely aligned with the Royal Children’s Hospital Clinical Practice Guidelines. It also includes updated evidence-based information in all chapters, an additional genetics chapter, new renal and oncology chapters and fully updated drug doses. The Handbook includes: Clear illustrations, and plenty of accessible diagnostic and management algorithms A Paediatric Pharmacopoeia Step-by-step guidelines for paediatric procedures Emphasis on the modern, community-based approach to the management of children’s problems A strong emphasis on practical management by the doctor at first contact With well-presented, summarized information that you can easily access during a consultation, this text is also an excellent supplemental handbook for students, junior medical staff and medical practitioners.

SickKids Handbook of Pediatric Thrombosis and Hemostasis

Author: V.S. Blanchette,L.R. Brandão,V.R. Breakey,S. Revel-Vilk

Publisher: Karger Medical and Scientific Publishers

ISBN: 3318030260

Category: Medical

Page: 338

View: 2871

This updated and extended edition of the SickKids Handbook takes the reader through the entire field of pediatric thrombosis and hemostasis. An introductory section concisely explains the complex pathophysiology of thrombosis and hemostasis. The chapters that follow include practical, evidence-based information on the diagnosis and management of inherited and acquired bleeding disorders and thrombotic events of the venous, arterial, cardiac and central nervous systems that affect children. Special features include practical clinical algorithms and appendices that cite normal laboratory reference ranges, as well as recommended dosages of blood products and major hemostatic agents. A stand-alone chapter is dedicated to developmental hemostasis and bleeding in the neonate. A chapter on antithrombotic therapy in children gives succinct information on the old and new anticoagulants, antiplatelet drugs and thrombolytic agents. Written and reviewed by international experts in the field, this handbook is intended for health care professionals involved in the assessment and care of children with inherited and acquired bleeding and clotting disorders, including general and specialist pediatricians (in particular intensivists, neonatologists, cardiologists/cardiac surgeons, rheumatologists and nephrologists), hematologists/oncologists (pediatric and adult), as well as medical trainees, nurses, nurse practitioners and pharmacists.

Infant, Child and Adolescent Nutrition

A Practical Handbook

Author: Judy More

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 144411185X

Category: Medical

Page: 263

View: 9982

This evidence-based, practical guide provides an introduction to the theory behind child nutrition with practical advice on how to put that theory into practice, including case studies, key points, and activities to help readers learn. Divided into three sections, the chapters cover prenatal nutrition and nutrition throughout childhood from preterm babies to adolescents up to the age of 18. Section 1: Introduction to the growth, nutrients, and food groups. Section 2: Providing a balanced eating pattern for each age group, chapters include expected growth patterns, development affecting eating and drinking skills, as well as common problems such as reflux in babies, fussy eaters in the toddler years, and eating disorders and pregnancy in the teenage years. Section 3: Common problems/disorders that can occur at any stage throughout childhood such as obesity, diabetes, and food intolerances. Chapters will also cover nutritional support in the community, reflecting the increasing numbers of chronically sick children who are now managed in the primary care setting. This book is essential reading for nutrition and dietetics students, as well as student children's nurses and health and social care students. It will also be a useful reference for those responsible for the nutritional health of children in primary care and community settings (including nurses, midwives, health visitors, GPs, social workers, nursery nurses, early years workers, and school nurses).

Pediatric Critical Care Nutrition

Author: Praveen Goday,Nilesh Mehta

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071798536

Category: Medical

Page: 336

View: 9355

Understand the unique nutritional needs of infants and children in the pediatric critical care unit Written with the goal of shortening recovery time and improving overall clinical outcomes, Pediatric Critical Care Nutrition is the first text to offer comprehensive, in-depth coverage of the nutritional needs of infants and children in the pediatric care unit. This practical text imparts basic concepts, critically appraises the literature, and provides a complete review of the key principles of pediatric critical care nutrition. Combining clinical strategies with a compilation of available evidence, Pediatric Critical Care Nutrition, covers essential topics such as: Metabolic alterations and nutrients in the critically ill child Delivery of nutrition support to the critically ill child Disease-related nutrition considerations including burns and wound healing, solid-organ transplantation, renal and pulmonary failure, gastrointestinal issues, cancer, obesity, and more Practical aspects of the delivery of nutrition support Optimum nutrition therapy is essential during the entire continuum of critical illness until recovery, and requires the multidisciplinary awareness, knowledge, and effort taught in this groundbreaking text.

Handbook of Pediatric Psychology, Fifth Edition

Author: Michael C. Roberts,Ric G. Steele

Publisher: Guilford Publications

ISBN: 146252978X

Category: Medical

Page: 682

View: 8858

"Subject Areas/Keywords: adolescents, behavioral health, childhood, children, chronic, conditions, developmental disabilities, diseases, eHealth applications, families, family, health behaviors, health promotion, health psychology, illnesses, integrated healthcare, interventions, medical disorders, pain, pediatric psychology, prevention, primary care, problems, psychological disorders, psychotherapy, schools, Society of Pediatric Psychology, telehealth, treatments DESCRIPTION Thousands of practitioners and students have relied on this handbook, now thoroughly revised, for authoritative information on the links between psychological and medical issues from infancy through adolescence. Sponsored by the Society of Pediatric Psychology, the volume explores psychosocial aspects of specific medical problems, as well as issues in managing developmental and behavioral concerns that are frequently seen in pediatric settings. The book describes best practices in training and service delivery and presents evidence-based approaches to intervention with children and families. All chapters have been rigorously peer reviewed by experts in the field"--

Therapeutic Pediatric Nutrition

Author: Sharma Madhu

Publisher: JP Medical Ltd

ISBN: 9350252627

Category: Medical

Page: 278

View: 6106

This book covers dietetic management of common as well as uncommon diseases of childhood. Each chapter is complete in itself and delineates in detail, every aspect of therapeutic dietetics, covering physiological background, pathogenesis of factors leading to nutritional disorders, nutritional requirements in the particular disease entity. The scientific basis of the menu planning and development of recipes, to provide the calculated amounts of nutrients in a palatable form are explained. The chapters on diabetes mellitus, kidney disorders, celiac disease and enteral feeing need special mention as examples of sound instructions. Rare disorders like inborn errors of metabolism are also covered. This book is useful guide for all trainers involved in the teaching of nutrition in colleges and other health care institutions.