Title Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Pocket Guide to Parenteral Nutrition, 2/e
Author Pamela Charney
ISBN 9780880919425
List price USD 34.99
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Binding Paperback
No of pages 204
Book size 140 x 191 mm
Publishing year 2019
Original publisher Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (Eurospan Group)
Published in India by .
Exclusive distributors Viva Books Private Limited
Sales territory India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Nepal, .
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The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Pocket Guide to Parenteral Nutrition, Second Edition is an easy-to-understand, evidence-based guide for determining the need for parenteral nutrition, ordering nutrient solutions, monitoring patient response to therapy, and coordinating care with patients, caregivers, and other members of the healthcare team.


Topics include the following:

  • Practitioner indications for parenteral nutrition.
  • Information on vascular access, delivery systems and intravenous pumps.
  • Research on parenteral nutrients and formulations.
  • Initiation, advancement, and acute complications with parenteral nutrition.
  • Information on metabolic complications of long-term parenteral nutrition.
  • Parenteral nutrition information for in the home and at alternate sites.


An expanded chapter on the Nutrition Care Process addresses nutrition assessment, diagnosis, intervention, and monitoring and evaluation as it applies to the delivery of parenteral nutrition. Appropriate for students to the advanced practitioner, this pocket guide is an indispensable resource.


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Chapter 1: The Nutrition Care Process and Evidence-Based Practice

Chapter 2: Indications for Parenteral Nutrition in Adults

Chapter 3: Vascular Access, Delivery Systems, and Intravenous Pumps

Chapter 4: Parenteral Nutrients and Formulations

Chapter 5: Initiation, Advancement, and Acute Complications

Chapter 6: Metabolic Complications of Long-Term Parenteral Nutrition

Chapter 7: Parenteral Nutrition in the Home and Alternate Sites

Continuing Professional Education


About the Editor:

Pamela Charney, PhD, RD, Associate Professor, University of North Georgia, Dahlonega, GA

Target Audience:

Students and academicians of Nutrition.

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