NUTR 485 - Medical Nutrition Therapy I
This course focuses on understanding the diseases that are modifiable by medical nutrition therapy (MNT). The nutrition care process and MNT of hyperlipidemia, diabetes, hypertension, malnutrition including under- and over-nutrition and renal diseases will be covered. The pathophysiology, dietary treatments, and evidence supporting MNT will be discussed.
Prerequisite(s): NUTR 376 , BIOL 122 , and NUTR 452 . Students must be admitted to the dietetics program to enroll in this course.
Term(s) Offered: Fall
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