The Latest Research on Low-Carb Diets
Suggested CDR Learning Codes: 2070, 4000, 5000; Level 2
Suggested CDR Performance Indicators: 8.1.2, 8.1.5, 8.3.6, 8.3.7
This continuing education course examines the current research on low-carbohydrate diets and provides recommendations counseling patients about implementing a low-carbohydrate diet.
After completing this continuing education course, nutrition professionals should be better able to:
- Differentiate between the different types of low-carb diets.
- Discuss the many uses for a low-carb diet within the health field.
- Explain the positive and negative findings of current research on low-carb diets.
- Interpret scientific research on low-carb diets for use in patient counseling.
Carleton Rivers, MS, RDN, is an assistant professor at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.
The author has no relevant disclosures to report regarding this program. She has certified that no conflict of interest exists for this program. View our disclosure policy.
- 2.00 CDR