OverviewMedical Nutrition Therapy introduces the fundamentals of nutrition assessment and therapy, and revisits this concepts throughout the changing context of various disease states. The text utilize a cased based approach which incorporates problem-based learning and engages the reader in various clinically based scenarios after discussing the core science of the subject matter. Each chapter opens with a case study and details and further information from the case are woven throughout the chapter in order to reinforce the relevance of various topics. Chapter cases go on to discuss how the nutrition care process can be applied to the case. nutrition therapy for specific disease states, as well as therapy for specific life stages. Along the way, various pedagogical features emphasize the important of evidence-based practice and a thorough understanding of current research. While appropriate for an undergraduate medical nutrition therapy course, Advanced Medical Nutrition Therapy also boasts coverage of specialized topics like oral health, as well as focused chapters on disorders of maldigestion and malabsorption. The text integrates aspects of both adult and pediatric nutrition, providing an opportunity to discuss the similarities and differences in various adult and pediatric states. Each new print copy includes Navigate 2 Premier Access that unlocks a comprehensive and interactive eBook, student practice activities and assessments, a full suite of instructor resources, and learning analytics reporting tools. Premier Access also includes 10 decision-tree simulation modules in which students make patient decisions and sees how each decision impacts the outcome of the patients treatment.