CLINICAL NUTRITION

CLINICAL NUTRITION

Clinical nutrition is nutrition of patients in health care. Clinical in this sense refers to the management of patients, including not only outpatients at clinics, but also (and mainly) inpatients in hospitals. It incorporates primarily the scientific fields of nutrition and dietetics. It aims to keep a healthy energy balance in patients, as well as providing sufficient amounts other nutrients such as protein, vitamins, minerals.

Doctors/Specialities

Dr Rehab Abdel Meguid

Consultant of Clinical Nutrition

Lecturer in Faculty of Medicine Cairo University