308. Evidence-Based Diabetes Nutrition Therapy Practice Guidelines: Effectiveness and Recommendations

FNCE Recorded Sessions from 2016

Research literature was reviewed to document the effectiveness and to provide evidence-based recommendations for RDNs providing MNT for adults with diabetes.

  • SKU FNCE16308
Member Price
$32.00
Nonmember Price
$37.00

This product is free for those who attended FNCE® 2016.

Updated evidence-based nutrition therapy practice guidelines for type 1 and type 2 diabetes in adults are available in the Evidence Analysis Library. Research literature was reviewed to document the effectiveness and to provide evidence-based recommendations for RDNs providing medical nutrition therapy for adults with diabetes.

Using the nutrition care process evidence is strong for the effect of MNT on glycemia, improvements in medication adjustments, and quality of life. Reviewed are recommendations for energy intake, individualizing macronutrient composition, carbohydrate management strategies (carbohydrate counting alone and using insulin-to-carbohydrate ratios, food lists, plate method), protein intake, cardioprotective eating pattern, physical activity, and glucose monitoring.

CPEU: 1.5
CPE Level: 2
Learning Codes: 5190, 6020, 9020

Speaker

  • Catherine Brown, MS, RDN, CDE
  • Marion Franz,

Moderator

  • Janice MacLeod, MA, RDN, LDN, CDE, FAADE

Program Planner

  • Deepa Handu, PhD, RD, LDN
  • SKU FNCE16308