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MindTap Nutrition for Nutrition and Diet Therapy 9th Edition

Linda Kelly DeBruyne, Kathryn Pinna, RD, MS, PhD, Eleanor Noss Whitney

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Overview

MindTap® Nutrition for DeBruyne/Pinna/Whitney's Nutrition and Diet Therapy, 9th Edition is the digital learning solution that helps instructors engage and transform today's students into critical thinkers. Through paths of dynamic assignments and applications that you can personalize, real-time course analytics, and an accessible reader, MindTap helps you turn cookie-cutter into cutting-edge, apathy into engagement, and memorizers into higher-level thinkers. As an instructor using MindTap, you have at your fingertips the right content and unique set of tools curated specifically for your course, all in an interface designed to improve workflow and save time when planning lessons and course structure. The control to build and personalize your course is all yours, focusing on the most relevant material while also lowering costs for your students. Conceptual problems help students walk through key topics to reinforce foundational knowledge, Case Study and Clinical Applications activities allow students to apply what they have learned, and a Nursing Exam Review gives them a chance to practice for the NCLEX. Stay connected and informed in your course through real-time student tracking that provides the opportunity to adjust the course as needed based on analytics of interactivity in the course.

Linda Kelly DeBruyne,

Linda Kelly DeBruyne, MS, RD received her BS in 1980 and her MS in 1982 in nutrition and food science at Florida State University. She is a founding member of Nutrition and Health Associates, an information resource center in Tallahassee, Florida, where her specialty areas are life cycle nutrition and fitness. Her other publications include the textbooks NUTRITION FOR HEALTH AND HEALTH CARE, HEALTH: MAKING LIFE CHOICES, and the multimedia CD-ROM NUTRITION INTERACTIVE. She is a registered dietititan and maintains a professional membership in the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

Kathryn Pinna, RD, MS, PhD,

Kathryn Pinna has taught nutrition, food science, and human biology courses in the San Francisco Bay Area for more than 25 years. Formerly an outpatient Registered Dietitian, Dr. Pinna is a member of both the American Society for Nutrition and the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Her experience also includes work as an Internet consultant and freelance writer, which led to textbook publications such as Nutrition and Diet Therapy, and Nutrition for Health and Health Care. Dr. Pinna earned her MS and PhD in Nutrition from the University of California, Berkeley.

Eleanor Noss Whitney,

Ellie Whitney, PhD grew up in New York City and received her B.A. and Ph.D. degrees in English and biology at Radcliffe/Harvard University and Washington Universities, respectively. She has taught at both Florida State University and Florida A&M University, has written newspaper columns on environmental matters for the Tallahassee Democrat, and has authored almost a dozen college textbooks on nutrition, health, and related topics, many of which have been revised multiple times over the years. In addition to teaching and writing, she has spent the past three-plus decades exploring outdoor Florida and studying its ecology. Her latest book is Priceless Florida: The Natural Ecosystems (Pineapple Press, 2004).
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  • EMPOWER YOUR STUDENTS TO REACH THEIR POTENTIAL. Twelve distinct metrics give you actionable insights into student engagement. Identify topics troubling your entire class and instantly communicate with struggling students. And students can track their scores to stay motivated toward their goals. Together, you can accelerate progress.
  • YOUR COURSE. YOUR CONTENT. Only MindTap gives you complete control over your course. You have the flexibility to reorder textbook chapters, add your own notes, and embed a variety of content including OER. Personalize course content to your students’ needs. They can even read your notes, add their own, and highlight key text to aid their progress.
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LEARNING PATH

Chapter Pre-Test: Short true/false practice quiz for students to check their knowledge before beginning the chapter, and for you to gauge what the class knows already.

Diet & Wellness Plus activity: A reminder and link for students to track their diet within the Diet & Wellness Plus app. Students can create a profile to track for themselves and/or a mock patient.

Chapter reading: Each chapter is broken out by section, to allow you to remove or reorder section and for students to read in “digestible” chunks. Many chapters feature in-line videos, animations, and tutorials to enhance their experience and understanding. The Appendices section also includes an online-only section of Nutrition Tables which includes the current and past dietary guidelines, DRIs, tolerable ULs for vitamins and minerals, and more.

A Closer Look: New activities that have students work through conceptual questions to better understand some of the tougher topics. (Available in Chapters 1-5, 7-13, and 22.)

Case Study Activities: Brief example cases with short answer questions let students explore various scenarios. (Available in Chapters 11-25.)

Critical Thinking Questions: Short answer questions challenge students to apply what they have learned. (Available in Chapters 2, 3, 4, 7, 8, 9, 11, 12, and 13.)

Clinical Applications: An online version of the questions from the text, which flow to your gradebook so you can keep grades all in one place.

Chapter Post-Test: Short multiple-choice quiz to check students’ understanding of the chapter material.

Chapter Nursing Exam Review: A quiz allowing students to practice for the National Council Licensure Examination.
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CourseMate w/ eBook, Diet Analysis+ and Global Nutrition Watch Instant Access

ISBN: 9781305504097
Cengage Learning's Nutrition CourseMate brings course concepts to life with interactive learning, study, and exam preparation tools that support the printed textbook. Diet & Wellness Plus includes over 55,000 foods as well as custom food and recipe features. Global Nutrition Watch is a student-friendly website that provides one-stop access to the most current information about nutrition for classroom discussion and research projects. Watch student comprehension soar as your class works with the printed textbook and the textbook-specific website. Nutrition CourseMate goes beyond the book to deliver what you need!

CourseMate, 1 term (6 months) Instant Acces

ISBN: 9781305389205
Cengage Learning's Nutrition CourseMate brings course concepts to life with interactive learning, study, and exam preparation tools that support the printed textbook. Watch student comprehension soar as your class works with the printed textbook and the textbook-specific website. Nutrition CourseMate goes beyond the book to deliver what you need!

FOR STUDENTS

CourseMate w/ eBook, Diet Analysis+ and Global Nutrition Watch Instant Access

ISBN: 9781305504097
The more you study, the better the results. Make the most of your study time by accessing everything you need to succeed in one place. Read your textbook, take notes, review flashcards, watch videos, and take practice quizzes for less than the price of a used book—online with CourseMate. Diet & Wellness Plus includes over 55,000 foods as well as custom food and recipe features. Global Nutrition Watch is a student-friendly website that provides one-stop access to the most current information about nutrition for classroom discussion and research projects.

CourseMate, 1 term (6 months) Instant Acces

ISBN: 9781305389205
The more you study, the better the results. Make the most of your study time by accessing everything you need to succeed in one place. Read your textbook, take notes, review flashcards, watch videos, and take practice quizzes for less than the price of a used book—online with CourseMate.

CourseMate with Diet Analysis Plus 10.0 Database, Global Nutrition Watch, 1 term (6 months) Instant Acces

ISBN: 9781305877696
NUTRITION AND DIET THERAPY, 9th Edition, is unique in its organization by diets rather than by organ systems or disease states and distinguishes itself through rich pedagogical features that require students to apply their knowledge as they learn it. This text provides core nutrition concepts and up-to-date clinical content at a level that is accessible to the range of health care team members who are responsible for a client's nutrition needs. NUTRITION AND DIET THERAPY provides the basic facts and a wealth of practical information readers need to assume their responsibility for nutrition care.