Pediatric Nutrition Handbook, 6e
- Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics; 6 edition (November 1, 2008)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1581102984
- ISBN-13: 978-1581102987
The new sixth edition of this comprehensive and bestselling manual on pediatric nutrition has been expanded considerably to reflect new scientific insights. It provides the latest information on nutrient metabolism and nutrition to support normal development and health of infants and children who are well, those born with congenital anomalies or metabolism disorders, and those with acute and chronic illness. It is meant to serve as a useful and ready reference for practicing clinicians. This evidence-based manual reflects the current policies and practices recommended by the American Academy of Pediatrics Committee on Nutrition.