Essentials of Nutrition and Biochemistry for Basic BSc Nursing

by I Clement

This book focuses on Essentials of Nutrition and Biochemistry for Basic BSc Nursing. Nursing is noble profession that is integrated with scientific principles and can be practiced well only when the nurses are sound in their knowledge and have good attitude to empathize any patient under their care and provide quality nursing care by updating their knowledge and skill. This book is divided into 2 sections such as nutrition and biochemistry, which are further divided into 19 chapters. Understanding basic requirement of macronutrients and micronutrients demands in human body and its metabolism help every nurse to plan better nursing care since administering the medications and carrying out the doctor’s order will never bring a complete health; to attain a complete health, an appropriate healthy diet and its adaptation in daily life is important to lead a healthy life. This book has framed carefully in simple language with adequate tables and diagrams for easy understanding of the basic nutrition and biochemistry. The book has glossary and exercises are given at the end of each chapter for better understanding. This book is useful for BSc Nursing students and also a refreshing book for teachers.

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Author Author's Affiliation
1. Clement I RV College of Nursing, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India; Columbia College of Nursing, VSS College of Nursing, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India; Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India; Christian Medical Association of India, New Delhi, Indian Society of Psychiatric Nursing, Bengaluru, Medical Surgical Nursing Society of ndia, Chennai; Indian Society of Neuroscience Nursing, New Delhi; Asian Association of Cardiac Nurses, Kolkata, West Bengal, India; Indian Red Cross Society, Bengaluru, St. Johns Ambulance Association, Bengaluru; National Editorial Advisory Board, New Delhi, Nurses of India (Former) Bengaluru
ISBN 9789385891526
Speciality Biochemistry, Nutrition and Dietetics
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/18059
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2018
Pages 477
Book Type Textbook


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