Diseases of Small Intestine – Medical Nutrition Therapy

  • Skill Level
  • Lectures
    1 Video
  • Enrolled
    56 students
  • Sample Certificate

What you'll learn

Do you know small intestine is the most metabolically active part of the human body? Disorders which involve small intestine and alimentary canal can lead to significant effects in nutritional status of the patient. Since most of the food gets digested in the small intestine, the diet given to the patient with small intestine disorders should be planned and designed correctly. read more »»

Malabsorption occurring in this small intestine can lead to deficiencies of a variety of nutrients, ultimately leading to malnutrition. Learn more about MNT in small intestine disorders in this expert speaker course designed by Medvarsity and Dosily.

Who should attend?

  • General practitioners
  • Primary care physicians
  • Undergraduate medical students (Interns)
  • Postgraduate students in medicine
  • Nurses
  • Life science graduates
  • AYUSH students
  • Students interested in Biological sciences

Key concepts covered include:

By the end of the course, you will be able to understand

  • Various diseases of small intestines
  • MNT in diseases of the small intestine


Dr. Priyanka Rohatgi

Chief Clinical Dietician


Dr. Priyanka graduated from Sri College of Ayurvedic science and research. in 2009 and has been practicing as an Ayurveda consultant specializing in various treatments like Marma Chikitsa & diet consultations with ayurvedic treatment. She is heading the department of Nutrition at Apollo Hospitals, Bangalore. She has 14 years of experience in Clinical Nutrition and Research and teaching. Area of special interest Nutritional management and prevention of Degenerative Diseases. She has 30 National and International publications in the Scientific Journals related to Nutrition. She has 8 gold medals to credit and has been awarded with an International award from the UK, Emerald group for the best scientific work for the year 2007.

For: beginners

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