2018-2019 Catalog 
    
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2018-2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

FACS 439 - Medical Nutrition Therapy II


4 hours
Advanced study of the nutrition science principles and nutrition therapy required for medical conditions. A case study approach will require students to integrate nutrient metabolism, pathophysiology, nutrition assessment, medication-nutrient interactions, and medical nutrition prescriptions. Content includes disordered eating, oncology/AIDS, anemia, food allergies, trauma/surgery, and nutrition support. Includes a 45 hour practicum. Prerequisite(s): BIOL 169  or BIOL 246  and BIOL 247 ; FACS 126 , FACS 232 , FACS 438 . UG