Title

Dietary and nutritional assessment in adults

UMMS Affiliation

Department of Medicine, Division of Preventive and Behavioral Medicine

Date

3-1-2011

Document Type

Other

Subjects

Nutrition Assessment; Diet

Disciplines

Behavioral Disciplines and Activities | Behavior and Behavior Mechanisms | Community Health and Preventive Medicine | Dietetics and Clinical Nutrition | Preventative Medicine

Abstract

Summary: The goal of nutrition assessment is to identify appropriate and actionable areas of change in the dietary lifestyle. This topic will review steps in a nutrition assessment and discuss some of the evidence on modifying diets to prevent disease.

Citation: Olendzki B. Medical Nutrition Assessment. In: UpToDate, Lipman, T (ed). UpToDate, Wellesley, MA, updated 2005-2011.

Comments

Information in this record reflects the version accessed October 28, 2011: "Last literature review version 19.2: May 2011 | This topic last updated: March 1, 2011."