Dietetics and Nutrition
The paediatric dietetics or health nutritionist at the Department of Dietetics and Nutrition at Jamuna Sewa Sadan and Research Centre provide nutritional support to each patient according to their diet. Dieticians help the patient to make an understanding of the nature of the disease and make them understand how a customized diet can improve their health status. The department undertakes nutritional assessment, planning, and research of Cardiac status after PTCA, CABG by clinical nutritionist
- Cancer nutritional status assessment, management after chemotherapy, radiation, and surgery
- Nutritional care before and after dialysis
- Specific therapeutic diets planned for diabetes, hypertension, and other diseased conditions.
The department works in association with the Food Services Department. Paediatric dietetics is available in the paediatric department for children’s nutritional care. The department also conducts educational programs on the role of nutrition and nutritional workshops by a registered nutritionist for obesity, diabetes, occupational health, women’s health, geriatrics, etc. Our paediatric dietitians are the best in treating a disorder with nutrition.