Emphasizing the importance of micro nutrients, this pocket guide combines a handy size and clear structure, making it easy for readers to find the information they need. Part I contains summaries on 54 micro nutrients, covering requirements, indications groups, dosages, side effects, and commercial preparations. Part II deals with the preventive and therapeutic use of micro nutrients for all age groups as well as for 38 common disorders from acne and common colds to coeliac disease. This guide gives pharmacists, physicians, and dietitians the facts they need to advise their patients with confidence and an individual touch.