Written specifically for dental hygiene and dental assisting students and practitioners, this text provides a solid foundation in basic nutrition and diet information, emphasizes the relationship of nutrition and diet to oral health, and provides information on nutrition and dietary patient counselling.
This second edition includes new food for thought boxes that faciliate appliation of chapter topics to the real life setting. The nutritional counselling for special patient groups chapter has been expanded to include new materials on patients with Cancer and HIV. Homeless patients and substance abusers. Second Edition.
Paperback. Publised March 2009