DIET 838. Advanced Medical Nutrition Therapy. 3 Hours.

This course will discuss the role of diet in disease including diet as a factor related to prevention of diseases or illness, diet as an etiologic agent in illness and diet as a treatment for disease. Medical nutrition therapy is the use of specific nutrition services to treat an illness, injury or condition and involves two phases: 1) assessment and 2) treatment, which includes diet therapy, counseling and/or the use of specialized nutrition supplements. LEC.

Master of Science Great Plains IDEA program

http://catalog.ku.edu/health-professions/dietetics-nutrition/ms/greatplains/

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