CPE Units: 2.5
8.3.5 Keeps abreast of changes in practice and within practice environments that affect scope of practice.
8.3.6 Keeps abreast of current nutrition and dietetics knowledge and trends.
8.3.7 Integrates new knowledge and skills into practice.
Dr. Patrick Owen describes in detail the biochemistry and physiology behind the ketogenic diet for fat loss and athletic performance. You will learn how to apply the keotgenic diet into your practice, backed up by the latest research evidence.
By the end of this presentation you will be able to
- Frame the Ketogenic Diet within an evolutionary framework and understand its role in human survival
- Understand the biochemistry of fuel metabolism and the hormones that regulate their actions
- Evaluate the use and relevance of ketosis as a tool for fat loss
- Understand the effects of ketosis on aerobic and anaerobic performance