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The Department of Nutrition and Dietetics provides consistent, appropriate, and up to date advice on nutrition and dietetic treatment to patients (and/or carers), medical and nursing staff, health care professionals, and the public; either directly or indirectly. We  aim to enable individuals to achieve their optimal nutritional status by treating, preventing, or controlling disease and promoting health.

Registered Dietitians work with in- and out- patients and there are specialists in the following areas for advice:

• Diabetes

• Obesity

• Renal

• Cancer care (Macmillan dietitians)

• Paediatrics (acute & community)

• Learning disabilities

• Home enteral feeding

Nurses at University Hospital, Coventry, and the Hospital of St Cross, Rugby, have contributed to a prestigious new manual for trainee and practising nurses.