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Unformatted text preview: system but does not reach the upper level of 2000 mg. There was also a good amount of Calcium to help with bone health. There was 1857 mg compared to the 1000 mg recommended amount. On the other hand, there was a large amount of unneeded Sodium. There was 9104 mg compared to the recommended 2300 mg. This could be from the grilled cheese, bbq chicken wings, corn bread, black bean chili with tofu, spaghetti with meatballs, or tomato soup. In re-doing this menu, I would try very hard to keep the Sodium low. There was also a problem with the amount of water. The recommended amount is to have 2700 g of water for this patient, but she would only receive 2120 g that day. I may edit this menu to include water throughout the day. But overall, this menu fulfilled many of the daily requirements of Carbohydrates, Protein, Fats and vitamins and minerals....
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- Spring '11