Chapter 5. The Treatment of Coeliac Disease

  1. Helen Griffiths MSc, RGN, Cert MHSC

Published Online: 19 FEB 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470987926.ch5

Coeliac Disease: Nursing Care and Management

Coeliac Disease: Nursing Care and Management

How to Cite

Griffiths, H. (2009) The Treatment of Coeliac Disease, in Coeliac Disease: Nursing Care and Management, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470987926.ch5

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 FEB 2009
  2. Published Print: 24 OCT 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470512609

Online ISBN: 9780470987926

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Keywords:

  • coeliac disease treatment;
  • gluten free diet;
  • Codex Alimentarius Commission and standards of gluten content;
  • R5-ELISA (Canadian Food Inspection Agency, 2003; Coeliac Sprue Association);
  • understanding labelling rules;
  • naturally gluten free;
  • gluten free - in processing;
  • importance of dietetic support;
  • role of healthcare professional

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The gluten free diet

  • Avoiding the traps – shopping, cooking and eating without gluten