Clinical Paediatric Dietetics

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Vanessa Shaw, Margaret Lawson
John Wiley & Sons, May 20, 2013 - Medical - 632 pages
This standard work has been comprehensively revised and expanded to meet the needs of the modern practising and student dietitian.

In tune with current trends, a greater emphasis has been placed on public health issues such as the treatment of childhood nutritional disorders in the community, including obesity and faltering growth. The book now also contains a dedicated chapter on the important issue of allergy prevention.

  • Edited by leading experts at Great Ormond Street and the Institute of Child Health
  • Officially supported by the British Dietetic Association
  • Written for dietitians, by dietitians

With worked examples of dietary management given throughout, Clinical Paediatric Dietetics is an indispensable guide for all those involved in the nutritional treatment of children.


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About the author (2013)

Vanessa Shaw is Head of Dietetics at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London.

Dr Margaret Lawson is a Senior Research Fellow at the Child Nutrition Research Centre, Institute of Child Health, London.

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