Syllabus | PAPER-I NUTRITIONAL MANAGEMENT III | M.Sc. Nutrition & Dietetics | Third Semester

SEMESTER-III
PAPER-I NUTRITIONAL MANAGEMENT IIITOTAL-40 HRS

S.NO.

TOPICS TO BE COVERED

DOMAIN

TEACHING HOURS

1.
  1. Nutritional Anaemia
  2. Erythropoiesis
  3. Classifications of Anemias ,   Erythropoiesis and haemoglobin synthesis, nutrients involved in Erythropoiesis
  4. Classifications of Anemias and Nutritional Care
  5. Normocytic anemia – aplastic anemia
  6. Megaloblastic anemia
  7. Microcytic anemia
  8. Sickle cell anemia and Thalassemia
  9. Hemolytic anemia
Must Know
Erythropoiesis&Anaemia,etiology, classification and Nutritional Care.

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2.
  1. Food Allergies                                                                                                             
  2. Definition, Symptoms and mechanism of food Allergy
  3. Diagnosis – Biochemical, immune testing (brief), history and food record, Elimination diets, Food Selection.
  4. Food allergy in infancy (milk sensitive enteropathy, colic prevention of food allergy)
Must Know
Food allergies,symptoms,mechanism and dietary management.
Desirable to Know
Diagnosis of food allergies.

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3. Nutrition in Pulmonary Disease
(1) Effects of Malnutrition on Respiration                                                                    2-3

  1. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
  2. Etiology and Pathogenesis
  3. Nutritional Management
  4. Respiratory Failure
  5. Nutritional Care
Must Know
Nutrition therapy in various pulmonary diseases.
 

 

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4. Nutrition and Cancer                                                                                                 

  1. Carcinogens in foods
  2. Chemoprevention of Cancer: nutrient and non-nutrient dietary components
  3. Etiology and Pathogenesis of carcinogenesis
  4. Metabolic and Nutritional Alterations in Malignancy
  5. Interrelationships of nutritional status and systemic effects of cancer
  6. Nutritional impacts of cancer therapy, Types of therapy
  7. Nutritional support of the Cancer patient
Must know
Etiology of carcinogenesis, metablic alteration&nutrition support in malignancy.
Desirable to Know
Chemoprevention &types of chemotherapy.

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5. Nutritional Care in Hyper metabolic Conditions

  1. Burns
  2. Sepsis
  3. Surgery

Must Know

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6. Drug- Nutrient Interactions                                                                                     

  1. Effects of diet and nutritional status on drug absorption, disposition   metabolism and action
  2. Effects of drugs on food intake, body weight, nutrient requirements and growth.
  3. Drug induced maldigestion and malabsorbption
  4. Effects of drugs on vitamin and mineral status, requirements and activity, demographics, disease state and risk of drug-nutrient and drug- nutritional status interactions.

 

Must Know

 

 

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Reference Books:
Vimala, V.,Advances in Diet Therapy,2009.
Sharda Gupta, Santosh Jain Passi, Rama Seth, Ranjana Mahna & Seema Puri Kumud Khanna ,Nutrition and Dietetics,2014.
Srilakshmi, B.,Nutrition Science,2012

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