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Fees: $234
CPE Units: 40

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Description

Fantastic resource! This reference covers everything an RDN needs to know about the gastrointestinal tract, including its anatomy, diagnostic methods, disease symptoms, and variations, as well as effects of diet and maintaining adequate nutrition. Very informative and fascinating! Best, most comprehensive book on nutrition and the gut we could find.

** Note: Several options are available for this product. Prices vary from $130 to $234 depending on number of credits (20 or 40) desired and testing format. **

Course Objectives

Upon completion of this course, a person will be able to:

1. Better assess a patient’s diet and lifestyle to determine what to eat with gut illnesses and procedures.
2. Educate the patient on how the diet influences gut symptoms and may be used to quell issues.
3. Apply the physiological information on gut function and the types of flora that thrive.
4. Efficiently counsel patients and guide them as they work through the various phases of diet changes outlined.
5. Assess and explain the various nutrition support options when eating food is not possible.

Why we chose this book

The 41 authors and 3 editors are highly regarded in their field of gastroenterology with incalculable years of clinical experience. The book is highly researched and on the leading edge of new therapies.

About the Author

Laura E. Matarese, PhD, RDN, LDN, CNSC, FADA, FASPEN; Gerard E. Mullin, MD, CNSP, FACN, AGAF; and Janice L. Raymond, MS, RDN, CD, CSG, Editors

The authors and editors are highly regarded in their fields of gastroenterology and medical nutrition therapies with incalculable years of clinical experience.

Recommended for…

  • Registered Dietitian (RD/RDN)
  • Dietetics Technician Registered (DTR/NDTR)
  • Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE)
  • Registered Nurse (RN)
  • Integrative & Functional Nutrition Academy Professional

Provider Information

Helm Publishing

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