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nu·tri·tion

 (no͞o-trĭsh′ən, nyo͞o-)
n.
1. The process of nourishing or being nourished, especially the process by which a living organism assimilates food and uses it for growth and for replacement of tissues.
2. The science or study that deals with food and nourishment, especially in humans.
3. A source of nourishment; food.

[Middle English nutricion, from Old French nutrition, from Late Latin nūtrītiō, nūtrītiōn-, from Latin nūtrītus, past participle of nūtrīre, to suckle; see (s)nāu- in Indo-European roots.]

nu·tri′tion·al adj.
nu·tri′tion·al·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.nutritional - of or relating to or providing nutrition; "nutritional information"

nutritional

adjective
Of or relating to food or nutrition:
Translations
خاص بالتَّغْذِيَه
vyživovací
ernærings-
táplálkozási
næringar-
vyživovací
hranilen
besinselbeslenmeye ait

nutritional

[njuːˈtrɪʃənl] ADJ [value] → nutritivo, nutricional

nutritional

[njuːˈtrɪʃənəl] adj [value, needs, requirements] → nutritif/ive

nutritional

adjNähr-; nutritional valueNährkraft f, → Nährwert m; nutritional contentNähr(stoff)gehalt m; nutritional informationNährwertangaben pl; nutritional supplementsNahrungsergänzungsmittel pl

nutritional

[njuːˈtrɪʃənl] adj (value) → nutritivo/a

nutritious

(njuˈtriʃəs) adjective
valuable as food; nourishing.
nutrient (ˈnjuːtriənt) noun
a substance which gives nourishment. This food contains important nutrients.
ˈnutriment noun
nourishment; food.
nuˈtrition noun
(the act of giving or getting) nourishment, or the scientific study of this.
nuˈtritional adjective

nutritional

adj nutricional; (providing nutrition) nutritivo; — state estado nutricional; — value valor nutritivo or nutricional
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Medical services include medical consultation, checking of vital signs/blood pressure, blood-sugar screening, height and weight measurement, nutritional assessment, x-ray, ECG and blood typing.
As discussed above, overall time taken between nutritional assessment and the implementation of an intervention may take nearly 1-4 months or more, further delays may be accrued when an implementing agency sets out to identify malnourished individuals through the conventional recruitment procedures for interventions.
Senior author Aldo J Montano-Loza from the University of Alberta in Edmonton, Canada said that muscle wasting is frequently overlooked in liver transplant candidates as nutritional assessment is not routinely carried out as part of clinical practice and an accurate assessment can be complicated by obesity or fluid retention.
13] Nutritional assessment is a vital function of healthcare providers given preventing protein-energy malnutrition and provide adequate treatment to malnourished patients.
Results: The real goal of the nutritional assessment of patients with AIDS is to improve their ability to consume a sufficient quantity and variety of foods in order to meet their nutritional needs.
The Brazilian National Survey on Hospital Nutritional Assessment (IBRANUTRI) (6) revealed that almost half of hospitalized patients in the public network of the country (48,1%) showed some degree of malnutrition, and that malnutrition was related to the main cause of hospitalization, age over 60 years, presence of cancer or infection and prolonged hospital stay.
Apart from the nutritional assessment (which included the evaluation of moderate and severe malnutrition as current best practice according to the National Department of Health), all the actions were based on the 2006 STGs and EDL for Hospital-Level Paediatrics, namely:
In addition, Angers will benefit from sports science services and access to facilities at Aspetar for players from the club including performance assessment, screening, specific testing, nutritional assessment and advice and podiatrists services.
It comprised of questions pertaining to their demographic profile, nutritional assessment that was carried out through BMI, for which height and weight were measured through calibrated instruments, nutritional habits and influence of media.
12) SGA is a comprehensive nutritional assessment tool that is inexpensive and rapid to integrate.
The prevalence of malnutrition in hospital settings ranges from 20 to 50% in several studies, according to the criteria used, being considered a public health issue associated with significantly increased morbidity and mortality, and so nutritional assessment is crucial to diagnose and correct the nutritional status, thus reducing hospital costs and mortality (WAITZBERG et al.
However, even children with less severe liver disease require nutritional assessment and intervention to prevent osteopenia and the complications of micronutrient deficiency.

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