A.S.P.E.N. Pediatric Core Curriculum 2nd Ed Downloadable Content: Chapter 26, Hepatic Disease
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Chapter 26: Hepatic Disease
Samuel A. Kocoshis, MD
Renee A. Wieman, RD, LD, CNSC
Monique L. Goldschmidt, MD
Contributors and Peer Reviewers
Foreword and Preface
Chapter 26 Contents
Causes of Malnutrition
Specific Pediatric Liver Disorders
Noncholestatic Liver Disease
Nutrition as Primary Therapy for Select Liver Disorders
Glycogen Storage Disease
Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Assessment of Nutritional State
Specific Nutrient Requirements
Nutrition After Liver Transplantation
Iatrogenic Factors Impacting Nutrition
Post-Transplant Diabetes Mellitus
Linear Growth Failure
Optimal Nutritional Management
1. Outline the underlying mechanisms associated with pediatric liver disease and the risk factors for nutritional deficiencies.
2. Describe supplementation with fat and fat-soluble vitamins in cholestatic liver disease.
3. Understand the macronutrient and micronutrient requirements for infants and children with liver disease.
4. Identify common nutritional problems after liver transplantation.
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