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Handbook of Home Nutrition Support

Author(s): Carol S. Ireton-Jones, PhD, RD, LD, CNSD, Coram, Inc.
Mark H. DeLegge, MD, FACG, Medical University of South Carolina
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  • ISBN-13: 9780763749507
  • ISBN-10:0763749508
  • Paperback    472 pages      © 2007
Price: $228.95 US List
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Providing practical assistance to all health professionals managing home nutrition support patients, Handbook of Home Nutrition Support is an authoritative reference on the many aspects of the delivery of parenteral and enteral nutrition therapy at home. The latest information and state-of-the-art techniques from leading experts are included in this reference to help clinicians become more vital members of the home health-care team. Each chapter in this comprehensive handbook is designed to enhance clinical skills by exploring of the specific applications for various needs such as cancer, liver, pancreatic, cardiac, and pulmonary diseases, as well as pregnancy and organ transplant.

Every new text includes the Handbook of Home Nutrition Support Pocket Guide. Practical and concise, this guide offers clinicians 19 quick reference tables on nutrition support topics for patients of all ages.

Features & Benefits

This must-have resource helps clinicians who practice in the home setting

  • Provide patients with safe, effective nutrition delivery
  • Address the issues, concerns, and challenges of patients
  • Increase the quality of life of patients
  • Prevent hospital readmissions

Chapter 1: Introduction to Home Infusion Therapy
Marc Stranz, Pharm D; Mark H. DeLegge, MD, FACG, AGAF, FASGE; Carol S. Ireton-Jones, PhD, RD, LD, CNSD, FACN; Betsy Rothley, RN, NP; and Rafael Barrera, MD

Chapter 2: What Is Home Nutrition Support?
Theresa Han-Markey, MS, RD, CNSD

Chapter 3: Preparing the Patient for Discharge on Home Nutrition Support
M. Patricia Fuhrman, MS, RD, LD, FADA, CNSD

Chapter 4: Nutrition Screening and Assessment in Home Nutrition Support
M. Patricia Fuhrman, MS, RD, LD, FADA, CNSD

Chapter 5: Access for Home Enteral Nutrition
Mark H. DeLegge, MD, FACG, AGAF, FASGE

Chapter 6: Home Enteral Nutrition Support in Adults
Carol S. Ireton-Jones, PhD, RD, LD, CNSD, FACN

Chapter 7: Vascular Access in the Home Parenteral Nutrition Patient
Ikenna Okereke, MD; Ezra Steiger, MD, FACS, CNSP

Chapter 8: Home Parenteral Nutrition in Adults
Cynthia Hamilton, MS, RD, LD, CNSD and Douglas L. Seidner, MD, FACG, CNSP

Chapter 9: Home Enteral Nutrition in the Pediatric Patient
Connie Anastasio, MSc RD, CNSD; Robin Nagel, RD, CNSD

Chapter 10: Home Parenteral Nutrition Support in Pediatrics
Phuong Christine Nguyen, MD; John A. Kerner, Jr., MD

Chapter 11: Nursing Considerations in Home Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition
Sharon Woods, RN, MSN, CNSN; Marcia Boatwright, RN, CRNI

Chapter 12: Specialized Nutrition Support at Home
Cynthia Hamilton, MS, RD, LD, CNSD; Melinda Parker, MS. RD, CNSD

Chapter 13: Home Nutrition Support of Hyperemesis Gravidarum
Karen Hamilton, MS, RD, LD, CNSD

Chapter 14: Transitioning the Home Nutrition Support Patient to an Oral Diet
Carol S. Ireton-Jones, PhD, RD, LD, CNSD, FACN

Chapter 15: Home Nutrition in the Transplant Patient
Lecia Snell, RN, MSN; Susan Randolph, RN, MSN; Tess Artig–Brown, RN, MN

Chapter 16: Reimbursement for Home Nutrition Support
Frank R. Wojtylak, RD/CDN and Karen Hamilton, MS, RD, LD, CNSD

Chapter 17: Home Nutrition Support from the Patient’s Perspective
Robbyn S. Kindle, RD, LD; Rick Davis; Linda Gravenstein; Carol S. Ireton-Jones, PhD, RD, LD, CNSD, FACN


Carol S. Ireton-Jones, PhD, RD, LD, CNSD-Coram, Inc.

Mark H. DeLegge, MD, FACG-Medical University of South Carolina