regarding diet

  1. I don't understand this question

    a high-carbohydrate, low-protein diet is precribed for the client
    with acute renal failure. the rationale for the high-carbohydrate diet
    is that carbohydrates will

    the answer is : prevent the development of ketosis.

    anyone explain this?
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  3. by   COLPN
    The body will use carbs first before breaking down fat for energy. The breakdown of fat produces ketones.