Course: FCS 402. Medical Nutrition Therapy I (3)
Prerequisites: CHEM 365L; FCS 308. This is the first in a 2-course sequence in medical nutrition therapy that includes assessment of nutritional status, nutrition care process, pathophysiology, and medical and nutritional management through the lifespan for endocrine, cardiovascular, and gastrointestinal diseases, eating disorders and obesity treatment. Alternative feeding modalities (parenteral and enteral nutrition) and medical terminology will be addressed.