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Human Clinical Nutrition Research Guide

Introduction

Welcome! We here at Sacred Heart University Library enthusiastically support the research for those graduate students currently pursuing their degree in the College of Health Professions' Human Clinical Nutrition program. 

This guide should serve as a solid introduction and go-to reference source on the core resources and research tools available through the SHU Library. Use the tabs on the left to navigate through the guide and thoroughly familiarize yourself with all that we enthusiastically have to offer.

Encyclopedias, Handbooks, and Guides

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Complete Food and Nutrition Guide

Since its first, highly successful edition in 1996, The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Complete Food and Nutrition Guide has continually served as the gold-standard resource for advice on healthy eating and active living at every age and stage of life. At once accessible and authoritative, the guide effectively balances a practical focus with the latest scientific information, serving the needs of consumers and health professionals alike.

Medical Terminology for Health Professions, Spiral Bound Version

Emphasizing current, relevant, "need-to-know" terms that will help you succeed in the health care field, MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY FOR HEALTH PROFESSIONS, 8E simplifies the process of memorizing complex medical terminology by focusing on the important word parts--common prefixes, suffixes and root words--to provide a foundation for learning hundreds of medical terms.

American Diabetes Association Guide to Nutrition Therapy for Diabetes

Nutrition therapy is an essential component of effective diabetes management. Healthcare providers need to stay current on new developments in nutrition therapy and specific interventions for a wide range of patient populations and special circumstances in order to provide the best possible outcomes for their patients. Revised and updated to incorporate the latest research and evidence-based guidelines, the third edition of the American Diabetes Association Guide to Nutrition Therapy for Diabetes is a comprehensive resource for the successful implementation of nutrition therapy for people with diabetes.

Pediatric Nutrition

The new eighth edition of this bestselling AAP policy manual on pediatric nutrition has been significantly updated and includes many new contributing authors. This valuable reference covers how nutrients influence and direct growth and development, as well as immediate and long-term health, from birth through adolescence.

Mosby's Diagnostic and Laboratory Test Reference

Known for its accuracy and easy-to-use format, Mosby's Diagnostic & Laboratory Test Reference 15th Edition is your one-stop source for all the latest testing information needed in clinicals, class, and professional practice.

Credo Reference

Explore additional health sciences reference materials from Credo Reference 

Credo Reference

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