Experts in muscle biochemistry, cachexia, and body composition analysis discuss the importance of maintaining muscle mass. Presented at ESPEN in September 2017, The Hague, The Netherlands.
World-renowned thought leaders in pediatric growth assessment and nutritional intervention present their research findings, insights, and expert opinions on: growth assessment and monitoring, growth faltering across the globe and risk assessment, musculoskeletal development and growth, molecular regulation of the growth plate, and malnutrition and dietary intervention.
Clinical experts on sarcopenia and nutrition science present research supporting the benefits of specialised oral nutritional supplements to maintain muscle function and physical performance in older community-dwelling and hospitalized adults.
Etie Moghissi, MD, FACP, FACE Associate Clinical Professor Department of Medicine University Of California Los Angeles
Proper nutrition is very important to managing a patient’s diabetes, and the dietician must be involved in all decisions involving...
Jeffrey Halter, MD Professor of Internal Medicine Chief, Division of Geriatric Medicine Director, Geriatrics Center and Institute of Gerontology University of Michigan
If possible, physicians should look at a patient’s weight and body mass history as a determining factor for how to treat each pati...