Diatery Management of Diabetes

Course Coordinator

ECTS points:
6

Program:
preddiplomski

Course number:
39852

Course Description

COURSE CONTENT

  • Diabetes: prevention, diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic complications
  • High sugar consumption linked to type 2 diabetes (Fructose metabolism and relation to type 2 diabetes and associated diseases)
  • Obesity (diabetes and obesity, medical nutrition therapy, guidance and nutrition counseling)
  • Glycemic index in chronic diseases
  • Hyperlipidemia-disease of the modern age
  • Insulin treatment for type 2 diabetes

LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • describe the implementation of medical nutrition therapy in diabetes and associated diseases
  • calculate the nutritional needs of patients, the number of meals depending on the type of therapy
  • assess the nutritional status and dietary habits of patients with diabetes
  • connect all parameters with appropriate meals for individuals or groups