193013 - How to Treat quiz: Food as medicine
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How to Treat quiz: Food as medicineRelevance to General Practice
Overweight and obesity refers to excessive fat accumulation generally developed from sustained energy imbalance where eating and drinking exceeds energy expenditure through physical activity.
It is being increasingly recognised that nutrition management has a significant impact on health. Dietary prescription alone can reduce, and in certain cases, remove the need for medications in chronic health conditions.
D1. Communication skills and the patient-doctor relationship
D2. Applied professional knowledge and skills
D3. Population health and the context of general practice
D4. Professional and ethical role
D5. Organisational and legal dimensionsCurriculum Contextual Units
- Adult health