This book first takes you through the basic concepts, pathways and control of metabolic processes and nutrition. The basic pathology of metabolic and nutritional disorders is then outlined highlighting the more common complainte that students will encounter in their first years of clinicat training. Part II brings clinicat application to the basic science by looking at clinicat assessment of the patient in a presentation-based format. The more common presenting complainte are considered, as well as advice on history taking, examination, communication skills and further investigations. Multiple-choice, short-answer and essay questions make up Part III, allowing you to assess your progress and test your exam performance.