TITLE

exchange lists

PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
Diabetes Dictionary (NIDDK);10/1/2005, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Pamphlet
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "exchange lists" is presented. The term refers to one of several approaches for diabetes meal planning. Under the process, foods are categorized into three groups based on their nutritional contents. Included in the lists are the serving sizes for carbohydrates, meat and meat alternatives and fats. Substitution is allowed for different groups to keep the nutritional context fixed.
ACCESSION #
24355394

 

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