Integrative and Functional Medical Nutrition Therapy

Principles and Practices

  • Diana Noland
  • Jeanne A. Drisko
  • Leigh Wagner

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XX
  2. Global Healthcare Challenge of the Twenty-First Century and the Future of Chronic Disease

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Jeanne A. Drisko
      Pages 3-16
    3. Diana Noland
      Pages 31-37
    4. David Raubenheimer, Stephen J. Simpson
      Pages 39-55
    5. Kathie M. Swift, Elizabeth Redmond, Diana Noland
      Pages 57-71
  3. Metabolic Characteristics and Mechanisms of Chronic Disease

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 85-87
    2. Robyn Johnson, Lauren Hand
      Pages 123-133
    3. Vishwanath M. Sardesai
      Pages 135-149
    4. Diana Noland
      Pages 151-172
    5. David Musnick, Larissa Severson, Sarah Brennan
      Pages 173-190
    6. Janet L. Black
      Pages 205-212
    7. Mary Demarest Litchford
      Pages 213-220
    8. Robert C. Barton Jr.
      Pages 221-233
    9. Christy B. Williamson, Jessica M. Pizano
      Pages 235-268
    10. Jessica M. Pizano, Christy B. Williamson
      Pages 269-284
    11. Aristo Vojdani, Elroy Vojdani, Charlene Vojdani
      Pages 285-302
    12. Joel Noland, Diana Noland
      Pages 303-321
    13. Sue Ward, Diana Noland
      Pages 323-334
    14. Elizabeth Lipski
      Pages 367-377
    15. Sharon L. Norling
      Pages 391-406
    16. Cynthia Henrich
      Pages 407-436
    17. Steven Gomberg
      Pages 437-446
    18. Jena Savadsky Griffith
      Pages 447-471
    19. Mary Anne Morelli Haskell
      Pages 493-515
    20. Filomena Trindade
      Pages 517-532
    21. Sarah Harding Laidlaw
      Pages 563-575
    22. Corey B. Schuler, Kate M. Hope
      Pages 577-594
    23. Muffit L. Jensen
      Pages 613-617
  4. IFMNT Nutrition Care Process

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 619-619
    2. Robin L. Foroutan
      Pages 621-631
    3. Mary R. Fry
      Pages 637-694
    4. Tracey Long, Leigh Wagner
      Pages 743-754
    5. Sangeeta Shrivastava, Pushpa Soundararajan, Anjula Agrawal
      Pages 783-798
  5. Cases & Grand Rounds

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 799-799

About this book


This textbook is a practical guide to the application of the philosophy and principles of Integrative and Functional Medical Nutrition Therapy (IFMNT) in the practice of medicine, and the key role nutrition plays in restoring and maintaining wellness. The textbook provides an overview of recent reviews and studies of physiological and biochemical contributions to IFMNT and address nutritional influences in human heath overall, including poor nutrition, genomics, environmental toxicant exposures, fractured human interactions, limited physical movement, stress, sleep deprivation, and other lifestyle factors. Ultimately, this textbook serves to help practitioners, healthcare systems, and policy makers better understand this different and novel approach to complex chronic disorders. It provides the reader with real world examples of applications of the underlying principles and practices of integrative/functional nutrition therapies and presents the most up-to-date intervention strategies and clinical tools to help the reader keep abreast of developments in this emerging specialty field. Many chapters include comprehensive coverage of the topic and clinical applications with supplementary learning features such as case studies, take-home messages, patient and practitioner handouts, algorithms, and suggested readings.

Integrative and Functional Medical Nutrition Therapy: Principles and Practices will serve as an invaluable guide for healthcare professionals in their clinical application of nutrition, lifestyle assessment, and intervention for each unique, individual patient.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Diana Noland
    • 1
  • Jeanne A. Drisko
    • 2
  • Leigh Wagner
    • 3
  1. 1.Noland NutritionBurbankUSA
  2. 2.Professor Emeritus, School of MedicineUniversity of Kansas Health SystemKansas CityUSA
  3. 3.Department of Dietetics & NutritionUniversity of Kansas Medical CenterKansas CityUSA

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2020
  • Publisher Name Humana, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-030-30729-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-030-30730-1
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