Present Knowledge in Nutrition (häftad)
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P.Marriott, Bernadette / Birt, Diane F. / A.Stalling, Virginia / A.Yates, Allison
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Present Knowledge in Nutrition (häftad)

Present Knowledge in Nutrition

Basic Nutrition and Metabolism

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Present Knowledge in Nutrition: Basic Nutrition and Metabolism, Eleventh Edition, provides an accessible, referenced source on the most current information in the broad field of nutrition. Now broken into two volumes and updated to reflect scientific advancements since the publication of the last edition, the book includes expanded coverage on basic nutrition, metabolism and clinical and applied topics. This volume provides coverage of macronutrients, vitamins, minerals and other dietary components and concludes with new approaches in nutrition science that apply to many, if not all, of the nutrients and dietary components presented throughout the reference.

Advanced undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate students in nutrition, public health, medicine and related fields will find this resource useful. In addition, professionals in academia and medicine, including clinicians, dietitians, physicians, health professionals, academics and industrial and government researchers will find the content extremely useful.

  • Provides an accessible source of the most current, reliable and comprehensive information in the broad field of nutrition
  • Features new chapters on topics of emerging importance, including the microbiome, eating disorders, nutrition in extreme environments, and the role of nutrition and cognition in mental status
  • Covers topics of clinical relevance, including the role of nutrition in cancer support, ICU nutrition, supporting patients with burns, and wasting, deconditioning and hypermetabolic conditions
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Bernadette P. Marriott holds the position of Professor, and Nutrition Section Director, Departments of Medicine and Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC). Bernadette has 35 years of experience in the fields of nutrition, psychology, and comparative medicine with expertise in diet, nutrition and chronic disease. Dr. Marriott has worked in scientific and administration positions in the federal government, the National Academies, universities, and foundations. She was founding director of the Office of Dietary Supplements, NIH and Deputy Director, Food and Nutrition Board, NAS. Her research has focused on both human and animal nutrition and related behavioral studies (in humans: diet and health research, and food labeling; in animals: nonhuman primate nutrition and behavioral ecology). She is currently leading or has recently led research projects funded by the Army, DoD, NSF, NIH, USDA, industry, and foundations. Bernadette Marriott has a BSc in biology/immunology from Bucknell University (1970), a Ph.D. in psychology from the University of Aberdeen, Scotland (1976) and postgraduate training in trace mineral nutrition, comparative medicine, and advanced statistics. She has published extensively, is on a number of national committees and university scientific advisory boards, and is a frequent speaker on diet, dietary supplements and health. In 2016 Dr. Marriott was inducted as a Fellow of the American Society for Nutrition. Diane F. Birt is Distinguished Professor in Food Science and Human Nutrition at Iowa State University. She has B.S. degrees in Home Economics and Chemistry from Whittier College (1971) and a Ph.D. in Nutrition from Purdue University (1975). Her expertise is in diet and cancer prevention and plant components and health promotion. She was at the University of Nebraska Medical Center (1976-1997) before coming to Chair the department of Food Science and Human Nutrition (1997-2004). Dietary prevention of cancer has been a long-standing interest in the Birt laboratory. More recent research has focused on the prevention of colon cancer by slowly digested maize starches using cell culture and animal models that reflect particular genetic changes that are important in human colon cancer development. She was on the Board of Scientific Counselors for the National Toxicology Program (US Department of Health) and the Food and Nutrition Board of the Institute of Medicine, U.S. National Academy of Sciences. In 2015 Dr. Birt was inducted as a Fellow of the American Society for Nutrition and in 2016 she was inducted as a member of the National Academy of Medicine. Virginia Stallings is a Professor of Pediatrics at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and is the recipient of the Jean A Cortner Endowed Chair in Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition. She holds a BS in Nutrition and Food from Auburn University, MS in Nutrition and Biochemistry from Cornell ...


Present Knowledge in Nutrition: Basic Nutrition and Metabolism, Eleventh Edition, Volume 1
Section A. Macronutrients
1. Energy Metabolism
Klaas R. Westerterp
2. Protein and Amino Acids
Yong-Ming Yu and Naomi Fukagawa
3. Carbohydrates
Joanne Slavin
4. Lipids and Fatty Acids
Peter John Jones and Alice H. Lichtenstein
Section B. Vitamins
5. Vitamin A & Provitamin A Activity
William S. Blaner
6. Vitamin D
SUE A. SHAPSES and James C. Fleet
7. Vitamin E
Maret G. Traber
8. Vitamin K
Guylaine Ferland
9. Vitamin C
Carol Johnston
10. Thiamin
Lucien Bettendorff
11. Riboflavin
Alfred H. Merrill Jr.
12. Niacin
William Todd Penberthy and James B. Kirkland
13. Vitamin B6
Jesse F. Gregory III
14. Folate
Allyson A. West, Marie A. Caudill and Lynn B. Bailey
15. Vitamin B12
Sally P. Stabler
16. Pantothenic Acid
Joshua W. Miller and Robert B. Rucker
17. Biotin
Janos Zempleni and William Todd Penberthy
18. Choline
Steven H. Zeisel
Section C. Minerals
19. Calcium
Connie M. Weaver
20. Phosphorus
Orlando M. Gutierrez
21. Magnesium
Rebecca B. Costello and Andrea Rosanoff
22. Iron
Peter John Aggett
23. Zinc
Tolunay B. Aydemir
24. Copper
James F. Collins
25. Iodine
Michael Zimmerman
26. Selenium
Alan Mark Diamond
27. Chromium
John B. Vincent
28. Sodium, Potassium and Chloride
Harry George Preuss
29. Manganese, Molybdenum, Boron, and Other Trace Elements
Forrest Harold Nielsen
Section D. Other Dietary Components
30. Water
Samuel N. Cheuvront, Michael N. Sawka and Scott J. Montain
31. Fiber
Ian T. Johnson
32. Carotenoids
Johannes von Lintig
33. L-Carnitine
Peggy Borum
34. Flavonoids
Gary Williamson
35. Dietary Supplement Ingredients
Paul M. Coates, Paul Thomas and Carol Haggans
Section E. Cross Discipline Topics
36. Systems Biology as It Relates to Nutrition
Mark Thomas Mc Auley
37. The Microbiome and Maintaining Health
Vanessa Leone and Joseph Pierre
38. Nutrition and Regulation of the Immune Response
Philip C. Calder and Parveen Yaqoob