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Nutrition & Diet Therapy, 10th Edition

  • includes Studyware
  • Ruth A. Roth
  • ISBN-10: 1435486293  |  ISBN-13: 9781435486294
  • 608 Pages
  • Previous Editions: 2007, 2003, 2000
  • © 2011 | Published
  • List Price = $ 254.95
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About

Overview

NUTRITION AND DIET THERAPY, Tenth Edition is an introduction to the essentials of nutrition concepts, good health and client care that will provide you with a solid foundation in nutrition. NUTRITION & DIET THERAPY, Tenth Edition is organized around three simple concepts: fundamentals of nutrition, how to maintain good health through nutrition and addresses the nutrition therapy concepts nurses need to know. Misconceptions presented in the media about the link between good nutrition and good health are discussed enabling you to more effectively help your clients improve their nutrition and overall health.

Features and Benefits

  • New Online Companion includes tools for both the student and instructor. For the student: access to StudyWare online; links to resources, an additional 10 NCLEX style practice questions, PowerPoint presentations. And for the instructor an online Instructor Manual; Answers to Review Questions/Suggested Answers to the Case in Point as well as PowerPoint presentations.
  • My Pyramid guidelines are recommended and embraced throughout the text.
  • Supersize USA boxes highlight information and current events pertaining to the national obesity epidemic.
  • Spotlight on the Life Cycle boxes outline nutritional concerns at each stage of life.
  • Exploring the Web boxes provide web sites with more depth on chapter topics.
  • Case in Points are reality-based case studies that apply to the chapter topics, followed up by a Rate this Plate challenge that asks for evaluation of a proposed meal plan for a client.
  • StudyWare included in the back of the book includes: Answers to Review Questions from the textbook and suggested responses to the Case in Point and Rate the Plate Features! 24 Exam Prep Questions to test your students comprehension! Activities and Quizzes to help your students master chapter content

Table of Contents

1. The Relationship of Nutrition and Health.
2. Planning a Healthy Diet.
3. Digestion, Absorption, and Metabolism.
4. Carbohydrates.
5. Lipids, or Fats.
6. Proteins.
7. Vitamins.
8. Minerals.
9. Water.
10. Food-Related Illnesses and Allergies.
11. Diet During Pregnancy and Lactation.
12. Diet During Infancy.
13. Diet During Childhood and Adolescence.
14. Diet During Young and Middle Adulthood.
15. Diet During Late Adulthood.
16. Diet and Weight Control.
17. Diet and Diabetes Mellitus.
18. Diet and Cardiovascular Disease.
19. Diet and Renal Disease.
20. Diet and Gastrointestinal Problems.
21. Diet and Cancer.
22. Diet and Clients with Special Needs.
23. Nutritional Care of Clients.

What's New

  • New In the Media and Supersize USA boxes have been added to keep students up to speed on some of the current events and fads influencing what we know about health and nutrition today as well as to bring current nutrition problems to the forefront and to generate discussion in the classroom.
  • Updated exchange list information, developed by the American Diabetes Association in conjunction with the American Dietetic Association as well as Updated Recommended Dietary Allowances (RDA) and Daily Recommended Intake (DRI) can be found in tables throughout the book.
  • A new section in Chapter 2 U.S Cultural Dietary Influences provides expanded information about the influence of cultures on the U.S diet and their nutritional strengths and weaknesses.
  • New childhood obesity information discusses recent findings about the increasing obesity problem among children and outlines a strategy parents can use to help their children.

Learning Resource Bundles

Choose the textbook packaged with the resources that best meet your course and student needs. Contact your Learning Consultant for more information.

Bundle: Nutrition & Diet Therapy, 10th + Diet Analysis Plus 2-Semester Printed Access Card

ISBN-10: 1111497443  | ISBN-13: 9781111497446

List Price = $265.95


ISBN-10:  1133300952  | ISBN-13:  9781133300953

List Price = $334.95  | CengageBrain Price = $334.95


Bundle: Nutrition & Diet Therapy, 10th + Diet Analysis Plus 2-Semester Printed Access Card

ISBN-10:  1111498466 | ISBN-13:  9781111498467

List Price = $268.95  | CengageBrain Price = $268.95


Supplements

All supplements have been updated in coordination with the main title. Select the main title's "About" tab, then select "What's New" for updates specific to title's edition.

For more information about these supplements, or to obtain them, contact your Learning Consultant.

Instructor Supplements

Instructor Resources  (ISBN-10: 1435486307 | ISBN-13: 9781435486300)

This provides complete customizable resource for the instructor. Instructor Resource contains a customizable version of the Instructor's Manual that contains teaching strategies, answers to text questions, listing of additional resources, critical thinking exercises that can be done in small groups or as a whole class.; an 800 slide PowerPoint presentation correlating to each chapter of the text; and a computerized testbank with over 1000 questions offered in multiple question types such as multiple choice, short answer, true and false, and matching to customize exams and quizzes.

Foundations of Adult Health Nursing  (ISBN-10: 1428317759 | ISBN-13: 9781428317758)

FOUNDATIONS OF ADULT HEALTH NURSING 3rd EDITION is a comprehensive user-friendly resource for a medical-surgical nursing course of study. Thoroughly updated throughout, this text follows the Nursing Process format. Clinical chapters include Nursing Management sections for each disorder, emphasizing the nurse's role in providing competent client care. In addition, Nursing Outcomes Classification (NOC) and Nursing Interventions Classification (NIC) have been identified in each Nursing Care Plan. All nursing diagnoses have been updated against the latest NANDA definitions and classifications. An important new chapter on Rehabilitation, Home Health, Long-Term Care and Hospice has been added that defines the nurses role, explains legal issues, and discusses appropriate client assessments and interventions in each healthcare setting. Each chapter contains a Case Study with critical thinking questions designed to assist the reader through the nursing process and to develop a customized plan of care for the client in the scenario. Abundant special features, NCLEX style questions, and the loaded new StudyWARE CD-ROM make this an engaging, student-friendly text.

List Price = $185.95  | CengageBrain Price = $185.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $140.00

Foundations of Basic Nursing  (ISBN-10: 1428317740 | ISBN-13: 9781428317741)

FOUNDATIONS OF BASIC NURSING lays the foundation of introductory material for a practical or vocational nursing course of study. The text focuses on fundamental concepts such holistic care, legal responsibilities, communication, and client teaching. Step-by-step basic, intermediate and advanced nursing procedures are presented with full color photos and figures further illustrating the skill. New chapters to this edition include a chapter on self-concept and the promotion of physical and mental wellness, as well as a chapter on spirituality. Abundant special features, NCLEX style questions, and the loaded new StudyWARE CD-ROM make this an engaging, student-friendly text.

List Price = $218.95  | CengageBrain Price = $218.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $164.25

Foundations of Maternal & Pediatric Nursing  (ISBN-10: 1428317767 | ISBN-13: 9781428317765)

FOUNDATIONS OF MATERNAL & PEDIATRIC NURSING 3rd EDITION is a user-friendly resource that covers prenatal care, complications of pregnancy, birth, postpartum care, and newborn care. Childrearing from birth through 18 years of age is also covered. Each chapter contains a case study designed to assist the reader through the nursing process and to develop a customized plan of care for the client in the scenario. Abundant special features like, NCLEX style questions and the loaded new StudyWARE CD-ROM make this an engaging, user-friendly resource.

List Price = $91.95  | CengageBrain Price = $91.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $69.25

Student Supplements

Cengage Learning eBook 1-Year Instant Access Code  (ISBN-10: 1435486935 | ISBN-13: 9781435486935)

An e-book version of our best-selling book, Nutrition and Diet Therapy, 10e with highlighting and note-taking capabilities. NUTRITION & DIET THERAPY, 10E is an updated introduction to the essentials of nutrition concepts, good health and client care that will give you a solid foundation in nutrition. This book will help you, as a nurse, to overcome any misconceptions presented in the media about the link between good nutrition and good health and will enable you to more effectively help your clients improve their nutrition and overall health. NUTRITION & DIET THERAPY, 10 E is organized around the three simple concepts: fundamentals of nutrition; how to maintain good health through nutrition; and therapy concepts nurses need to know.

List Price = $219.95  | CengageBrain Price = $219.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $165.50

Interactive eBook 1-Year  (ISBN-10: 1435487672 | ISBN-13: 9781435487673)

List Price = $.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $.00

Foundations of Adult Health Nursing  (ISBN-10: 1428317759 | ISBN-13: 9781428317758)

FOUNDATIONS OF ADULT HEALTH NURSING 3rd EDITION is a comprehensive user-friendly resource for a medical-surgical nursing course of study. Thoroughly updated throughout, this text follows the Nursing Process format. Clinical chapters include Nursing Management sections for each disorder, emphasizing the nurse's role in providing competent client care. In addition, Nursing Outcomes Classification (NOC) and Nursing Interventions Classification (NIC) have been identified in each Nursing Care Plan. All nursing diagnoses have been updated against the latest NANDA definitions and classifications. An important new chapter on Rehabilitation, Home Health, Long-Term Care and Hospice has been added that defines the nurses role, explains legal issues, and discusses appropriate client assessments and interventions in each healthcare setting. Each chapter contains a Case Study with critical thinking questions designed to assist the reader through the nursing process and to develop a customized plan of care for the client in the scenario. Abundant special features, NCLEX style questions, and the loaded new StudyWARE CD-ROM make this an engaging, student-friendly text.

List Price = $185.95  | CengageBrain Price = $185.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $140.00

Foundations of Basic Nursing  (ISBN-10: 1428317740 | ISBN-13: 9781428317741)

FOUNDATIONS OF BASIC NURSING lays the foundation of introductory material for a practical or vocational nursing course of study. The text focuses on fundamental concepts such holistic care, legal responsibilities, communication, and client teaching. Step-by-step basic, intermediate and advanced nursing procedures are presented with full color photos and figures further illustrating the skill. New chapters to this edition include a chapter on self-concept and the promotion of physical and mental wellness, as well as a chapter on spirituality. Abundant special features, NCLEX style questions, and the loaded new StudyWARE CD-ROM make this an engaging, student-friendly text.

List Price = $218.95  | CengageBrain Price = $218.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $164.25

Foundations of Maternal & Pediatric Nursing  (ISBN-10: 1428317767 | ISBN-13: 9781428317765)

FOUNDATIONS OF MATERNAL & PEDIATRIC NURSING 3rd EDITION is a user-friendly resource that covers prenatal care, complications of pregnancy, birth, postpartum care, and newborn care. Childrearing from birth through 18 years of age is also covered. Each chapter contains a case study designed to assist the reader through the nursing process and to develop a customized plan of care for the client in the scenario. Abundant special features like, NCLEX style questions and the loaded new StudyWARE CD-ROM make this an engaging, user-friendly resource.

List Price = $91.95  | CengageBrain Price = $91.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $69.25

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Ruth A. Roth

Ruth A. Roth, M.S., RDN, is a retired Dietician from Parkview Hospital and a retired faculty member from Purdue University in Fort Wayne, Indiana.