University of Nebraska Medical Center

Tag: nutrition

Pediatric Iron Deficiency Anemia

Iron deficiency anemia (IDA) is the most common nutritional deficiency in children and can have long-term consequences on growth and development. In this module, you will learn about the diagnosis, evaluation, and treatment of pediatric patients with iron deficiency anemia.

Apr 3, 2024

Exemplars of Nutrition

This module overviews some exemplars of undernutrition and overnutrition spanning topics such as eating disorders and obesity. This also provides potential resources to utilize when treating patients.

Sep 23, 2020

Adaptations of Nutrition

This module introduces how to safely implement enteral, parental, and medical diets.

Sep 23, 2020

A Well-Balanced Diet

This module provides insight on a well-balanced diet and put nutrition in the perspective of a patient’s life, socioeconomic conditions, and culture. It introduces nursing assessments, screening, and tests that offers insight on a patient’s nutritional health.

Sep 23, 2020

First Look into Nutrition: Basics and Definition

This module is an introduction to the definition and aspects of nutrition that are foundational in nursing practice and patient care. Additionally, this will provide nursing students with the knowledge needed to educate their patients

Sep 23, 2020

Fundamentals of Nutrition

Fundamentals of Nutrition is designed to begin to build a foundation for nutritional education. It utilizes the Nutrition Facts label standardized by the Food and Drug Administration to identify and explain macronutrients. Additional topics include energy and serving sizes.  

Apr 30, 2020