Diabetes - Nephropathy

Practice Guidance Toolkit

Nutrition Intervention


Nutrition Prescription Examples
  • Modified Diet
    • Energy modification (e.g. reduce energy intake, to facilitate weight loss)
    • Protein modification (e.g. reduce to recommended level of <.9 g/kg per day)
    • Fat modification (e.g. incorporate food sources of omega-3 fats daily)*
    • Specific foods (e.g. incorporate soy foods into the diet)*
    • Mineral intake (e.g. reduce sodium intake).


NCP Terminology for Nutrition Intervention
Nutrition interventions may be in the area of food and/or nutrient

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Last Updated: 2017-03-30