This webinar features a review of the diagnostic criteria for malnutrition, the pathophysiology of malnutrition, and a demonstration of a nutrition-focused physical exam.
Performance Indicators/Learning Objectives:
10.2.3 Analyzes and synthesizes the assessment data to identify nutrition problems following the Standards of Practice in Nutrition Care for RDNs.
6.2.5 Applies research/evidence-based findings to improve practice, service delivery, and health and nutrition of customers.
8.1.2 Applies knowledge of food and nutrition as well as the biological, physical and social sciences in practice.
8.1.5 Applies medical nutrition therapy in disease prevention and management.
Learning Need Codes:
3030: Anthropometrics, body composition
5285: Malnutrition, Failure to thrive
3000: Nutrition assessment & Diagnosis