This title is also available an eBook.
The second edition NFPE Pocket Guide provides the clinician with tools for malnutrition assessment, documentation, and coding. It includes the adult malnutrition characteristics chart, a physical exam table describing muscle and fat wasting, micronutrient deficiencies and toxicities, edema charts and much more.
This updated edition now includes images depicting degrees of wasting, from well-nourished to severe for the muscle and fat regions critical to NFPE, as well as the stages of edema — more than 45 images in all. Pages are laminated for frequent use.