The A.S.P.E.N. Pediatric Nutrition Support Core Curriculum, 1st Edition

The A.S.P.E.N. Pediatric Nutrition Support Core Curriculum, 1st Edition cover image
Edited By:
Corkins, Mark R.; Bobo, Elizabeth; Plogsted, Steve; Balint, Jane; Yaworski, Jane Anne
ISBN 13:
978-1-889622-14-9
Pages:
532

Editor-in-Chief: Mark R. Corkins, MD, CNSP, SPR, FAA P

Special note: this edition is out of print. A second edition was published in 2015 and is available for purchase here.

The A.S.P.E.N. pediatric core curriculum focuses on the pediatric patient and the importance of nutrition to the growth and development of children. It is written with an interdisciplinary evidence-based approach and is designed to meet the educational needs of any discipline involved in the nutrition care of pediatric patients. This curriculum is designed to logically progress from the basic nutrition physiology and changes that occur during development to the skills needed to provide appropriate nutrition for pediatric patients. In each chapter, didactic tools like learning objectives stress important information and “test your knowledge” questions help measure whether the important concepts were acquired. This is a valuable resource for certification preparation and the daily nutrition care of pediatric patients. The curriculum covers:

  • Introductory information about the mechanics of nutrition intake and changes that occur with development
  • Age-specific nutrition from fetal development through childhood/adolescence
  • Various disease states that affect the pediatric population and related nutrition issues
  • Nutrition care of the pediatric patient

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You may also be interested in the A.S.P.E.N. Pediatric Nutrition Support Handbook, 2nd Edition.

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The A.S.P.E.N. Pediatric Nutrition Support Core Curriculum, 1st Edition

Description:

Editor-in-Chief: Mark R. Corkins, MD, CNSP, SPR, FAA P

Special note: this edition is out of print. A second edition was published in 2015 and is available for purchase here.

The A.S.P.E.N. pediatric core curriculum focuses on the pediatric patient and the importance of nutrition to the growth and development of children. It is written with an interdisciplinary evidence-based approach and is designed to meet the educational needs of any discipline involved in the nutrition care of pediatric patients. This curriculum is designed to logically progress from the basic nutrition physiology and changes that occur during development to the skills needed to provide appropriate nutrition for pediatric patients. In each chapter, didactic tools like learning objectives stress important information and “test your knowledge” questions help measure whether the important concepts were acquired. This is a valuable resource for certification preparation and the daily nutrition care of pediatric patients. The curriculum covers:

  • Introductory information about the mechanics of nutrition intake and changes that occur with development
  • Age-specific nutrition from fetal development through childhood/adolescence
  • Various disease states that affect the pediatric population and related nutrition issues
  • Nutrition care of the pediatric patient

See What's Inside!
View the Table of Contents 
View a Sample Chapter

This book is available in print or eBook format. Bundle print + eBook formats to save. Read A.S.P.E.N.'s eBook policies.

You may also be interested in the A.S.P.E.N. Pediatric Nutrition Support Handbook, 2nd Edition.

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