Dietary and nutritional assessment in adults
Department of Medicine, Division of Preventive and Behavioral Medicine
Nutrition Assessment; Diet
Behavioral Disciplines and Activities | Behavior and Behavior Mechanisms | Community Health and Preventive Medicine | Dietetics and Clinical Nutrition | Preventative Medicine
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.