Diet for Gastrointestinal Diseases

Dietary modifications in gastrointestinal tract disorder are designed to alleviate symptoms, correct nutrient deficiencies, and, when possible, address the primary cause of difficulty. In disease, assessment of the nature and severity of the primary gastrointestinal problem precedes targeted medical, nutrition, and other forms of therapy. Increased intakes of energy, protein, vitaminsminerals, and electrolytes are frequently required to replace nutrients lost as a result of impaired digestive and absorptive capacity. Consistency, meal frequency, and other characteristics of the diet may be altered to fit the patient’s needs. Medical nutrition therapy (MNT) for all patients with diseases of the intestines must be individualized. The primary emphasis in dietary management isthe reduction of carbohydrate foods that are likely to be malabsorbed and fermented, including legumes, soluble fiber, resistant starches, and simple sugars such as fructose and alcohol sugars.

  • Functions of the Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Dietary Modifications – High Fibre Diet
  • Aggressive and Protective Factors for Gastro duodenal Mucosa
  • Meaning of the Terms Peptic, Gastric and Duodenal Ulcer

Related Conference of Diet for Gastrointestinal Diseases

April 22-23, 2019

25th European Nutrition and Dietetics Conference

Rome, Italy
May 13-14, 2019

World Congress on Pediatric Nutrition & Child Health

HOLIDAY INN PARIS - PORTE DE CLICHY 2 rue du 8 mai
Paris, France
May 20-21, 2019

28th World Congress on Diet, Nutrition and Obesity

Yokohama, Japan
June 17-18, 2019

22nd World Congress on Nutrition and Food Sciences

Brisbane, Australia
August 15-16, 2019

18th World Congress on Obesity and Nutrition

Bangkok, Thailand
September 19-20, 2019

30th Annual Meeting on Nutrition & Food Sciences

Hong Kong
September 19-20, 2019

29th World Congress on Nutrition & Dietetics

HongKong
September 25-26, 2019

18th World Congress on Nutrition and Food Chemistry

Copenhagen, Denmark
October 21-22, 2019

2nd World Congress on Food and Nutrition

Helsinki, Finland
23-24 October, 2019

26th International Conference on Nutrition and Dietetics

Amsterdam, Netherlands
October 30-31, 2019

31st Annual Congress on Nutrition & Food Sciences

Tokyo, Japan
November 14-15, 2019,

2nd Annual Meeting on Nutrition & Dietetics

Zagreb | Croatia
November 15-16, 2019

Nutrition & Eating disorders

Tokyo, Japan
November 29-30, 2019

World Summit on Nutrition, Obesity, Dietetics and Eating Disorders

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Diet for Gastrointestinal Diseases Conference Speakers

Recommended Sessions

Related Journals

Are you interested in