Course Code : BES 345 

Course Title: Medical Nutrition Therapy in Illness I

Weekly lecture and application hours of the course: 2-2

Course description: Nutritional anaemia, arthritis, cancer, cardiovascular diseases, diabetes, eating behaviour disorders, food allergies, human immune deficiency virus, hypertension, metabolic diseases, obesity and osteoporosis, food and nutrient interaction, complementary and alternative therapies.

Textbooks and supplementary books:

Nutrition Therapy in Diseases, Prof. Dr. Emel Tüfekçi Alphan, Hatiboğlu Publishing.

  1. Medical Nutrition Therapy, Sara Long Roth and others, Wardsworth Publishing.

Course Evaluation:

Participation / Attendance : 10%,

Mid-Term Exam : 30%,

Homework : 10%,

Final Exam : 50%,

Attendance is at least 95 % mandatory.