Medical Nutrition Therapy
This Medical Nutrition therapy is a key component of diabetes education and management. It is referred to as a nutrition-based treatment provided by a registered dietitian nutritionist. It includes a nutrition diagnosis as well as therapeutic and counselling services to help manage diabetes. The purpose of this nutrition to identify patients at risk for major nutrition-related health problems and recommend dietary adjustments leading to better health outcomes and improved quality of life. Also, Medical nutritional therapy is used in a variety of treatment settings, including home care and outpatient care as well as acute or long-term care facilities.
- Track 1-1 Nutrition diagnosis
- Track 2-2 Nutrition related health problems
- Track 3-3 Medical nutrition