Dietary and nutritional assessment in adults

Barbara C. Olendzki, University of Massachusetts Medical School

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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."

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.