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Author Stegeman, Cynthia A.

Title The dental hygienist's guide to nutritional care / Cynthia A. Stegeman, Judi Ratliff Davis
Edition Second edition
Published St. Louis, Mou. : Elsevier Saunders, [2005]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  617.601 Dav/Dhg 2005  AVAILABLE
Description xix, 540 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Contents Orientation to basic nutrition -- Considerations of clinical nutrition -- Nutritional aspects of oral health -- Appendix -- Index
Summary "This text covers the basics of nutrition, then goes beyond to examine current, revelant topics specific to different life stages and states of health. You'll learn how to assess your clients' eating habits and teach them how proper nutrition can improve both oral health and overall fitness. Case studies are used throughout to demonstrate how concepts can be applied to specific client situations."--BOOK JACKET
Notes Previous ed.: 1998
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Oral health
Dental care.
Mouth -- Diseases -- Nutritional aspects.
Nutrition and dental health.
Dental caries -- Nutritional aspects.
Nutrition -- Requirements.
Dental hygiene.
Dental hygienists.
Dental Hygienists.
Oral Health.
Author Davis, Judi Ratliff.
ISBN 0721603726
Other Titles Guide to nutritional care