Chapter 5. The Nutritional Management of Children's Diabetes

  1. Gary Frost5,
  2. Anne Dornhorst5 and
  3. Robert Moses Director of Diabetes Services6
  1. Sheridan Waldron Diabetes Specialist Dietician (Paediatric)1,
  2. Peter Swift Consultant Paediatrician2,
  3. Lindsey Oliver Lead Diabetes Dietitian for Northumbria Trust3 and
  4. Deborah Foote Senior Dietitian4

Published Online: 21 JUN 2004

DOI: 10.1002/0470869437.ch5

Nutritional Management of Diabetes Mellitus

Nutritional Management of Diabetes Mellitus

How to Cite

Waldron, S., Swift, P., Oliver, L. and Foote, D. (2003) The Nutritional Management of Children's Diabetes, in Nutritional Management of Diabetes Mellitus (eds G. Frost, A. Dornhorst and R. Moses), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470869437.ch5

Editor Information

  1. 5

    Nutrition and Dietetic Research Group, Department of Metabolic Medicine and Nutrition and Dietetics, Division of Investigational Science, Hammersmith Hospital Campus, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial School of Medicine, Du Cane Road, London W12 0NN, UK

  2. 6

    Illawarra Area Health Service, 4/393 Crown Street, Wollongong, NSW, 2500, Australia

Author Information

  1. 1

    49 Swithland Lane, Rothley, Leics LE7 7SG, UK

  2. 2

    Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester LE1 5WW, UK

  3. 3

    Diabetes Resource Centre, North Tyneside General Hospital, Rape Lane, North Tyneside, UK

  4. 4

    Diabetes Centre, Level 10 Queen Mary Building, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Grose Street, Camperdown, NSW 2050, Australia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 JUN 2004
  2. Published Print: 18 JUL 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471497516

Online ISBN: 9780470869437



This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Main Nutritional Recommendations

  • Aims of Nutritional Management of Childhood and Adolescent Type 1 Diabetes

  • Diabetes in Children and Adolescents Not Due to Type 1 Diabetes

  • Diabetes Secondary to Chronic Diseases of Childhood

  • Summary

  • Looking to the Future

  • References