Challenges and Perspectives in Nutritional Counselling and Nursing: A Narrative Review.

Vasiloglou, Maria F and Fletcher, Jane and Poulia, Kalliopi-Anna (2019) Challenges and Perspectives in Nutritional Counselling and Nursing: A Narrative Review. Journal of clinical medicine, 8 (9). ISSN 2077-0383.

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Abstract

Nutritional counselling has been recognised as the first line approach in the management of numerous chronic diseases. Though usually carried out by dietitians, nutritional counselling may be used by nurses, or other healthcare professionals to improve nutritional status and meet healthcare goals. Healthcare professionals require training and education to facilitate a patient centred approach to effective counselling. Advances in digital technology have the potential to improve access to nutritional counselling for some patients such as those in primary care. However, caution is required to ensure that valuable interpersonal relationships are not lost, as these form the cornerstone of effective nutritional counselling. The aim of this narrative review is to explore aspects of effective nutritional counselling, including advances in e-counselling and areas where nursing input in nutritional counselling might enhance overall nutritional care.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: WD Diseases and disorders of systemic, metabolic or environmental origin > WD10 Diet and nutrition
WY Nursing
WY Nursing > WY100 Nursing care
Divisions: Ambulatory Care > Outpatients
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Depositing User: Mr Philip O'Reilly
Date Deposited: 02 Oct 2019 14:34
Last Modified: 02 Oct 2019 14:34
URI: http://www.repository.uhblibrary.co.uk/id/eprint/2437

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