Nutrition Flashcards Preview

assessment final > Nutrition > Flashcards

Flashcards in Nutrition Deck (7):
1

What kind of macronutrients are needed?

1. carbs 50%
2. proteins 14-20%
3. fats 10%

2

What is the most vital nutrient?

H20

3

What is the quickest and most simple method to assess for diet adequacy?

24-hour recall

4

What kind of measurement is useful for assessing a patient's nutritional status?

anthropometric measurement

5

What labs assess nutrition?

1. TSH- if this is off everything is off
2. cbc
3. albumin
4. lipid profile
5. fasting glucose
6. Hgb A1c

6

What is recommended daily Na intake per AHA?

1500 mg/day

7

Recommended limit of ETOH for men and women

men- 2 drinks
women- 1 drink