Instructions for Case Study
• Textbook of pathophysiology, e.g. Kumar et al.: Robbins & Cotran: Pathologic basis of disease, or trustworthy online sources, e.g. Medscape.com.
• A useful starting point is medicalstudent.com, which leads you to further webpages
• For drugs:
o Pronksy et al.: Food Medication Interactions. (currently 18th edition)
o Medline Plus (.gov)(this is a starting point), http://www.fda.gov/Drugs/default.htm (sometimes helpful), rxlist.com, WebMD, epocrates (requires registration, free, worth the effort in my humble opinion)
• Nelms, Sucher, Lacey, Long Roth: Nutrition Therapy and Pathophysiology. 3rd ed., Cengage Learning 2014
• Nahikian-Nelms M, Long-Anderson S. Medical Nutrition Therapy: A Case Study Approach 4th ed. Belmont, CA: Wadsworth; 2013.
Kumar V, Abbas AK, Aster JC: Robbins & Cotran Pathologic Basis of Disease. 9th ed. St. Louis, Missouri: Elsevier/Saunders; 2015. ISBN: 978-1-4557-2613-4
Note: This is the main source for information on the various diseases, exceeding the information provided in the Nelms text.
Nutrition Care Manual: http://www.nutritioncaremanual.org/member-pricing This is another resource you should know about. The department now has this resource available for you in the computer lab Remsen 308.
Mahan LK, Escott-Stump S, Raymond, JL. Krause’s Food and the Nutrition Care Process. 13th ed. St. Louis, Missouri: Elsevier/Saunders; 2012. ISBN: 978-1-4377-2233-8
American Dietetic Association / American Diabetes Association. Choose Your Food: Exchange Lists for Meal Planning. 2008. (Either Diabetes or Weight Management booklet). You could purchase from AND website, www.eatright.org. The same resource is available with less shipping costs elsewhere.
http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/educational/lose_wt/eat/fd_exch.htm#1 also shows exchange lists, as do many other sites (.edu can be considered reliable for this purpose).
Pronsky ZN. Food Medication Interactions. 17th ed. Birchrunville. PA 2012. (optional; encouraged if on Dietetics Track)
ISBN: 0-9710896-4-7. Note: Choose your source – prices vary greatly!
Alternatively, consult Epocrates, or rxlist.com for information on food-drug interactions.
Stedman’s Medical Dictionary for Health Professionals. 7th ed. Baltimore, MD: Williams and Wilkins; 2011 (optional; if not purchased use online medical dictionary i.e. http://www.medterms.com/script/main/hp.asp)
Wallach: Handbook of Interpretation of diagnostic tests. Current ed., Lippincott. Or any similar handbook on (human) diagnostic tests.