|Current NCP Term||Alphanumeric Code||Synonym(s)|
|Food and nutrition related knowledge deficit||NB-1.1||Limited food and nutrition related knowledge|
|Self-monitoring deficit||NB-1.4||Limited self-monitoring|
|Undesirable food choices||NB-1.7||Unbalanced diet|
|Physical inactivity||NB-2.1||Limited physical activity|
|Inability to manage self-care||NB-2.3||Limited ability to manage self-care|
|Impaired ability to prepare food/meals||NB-2.4||Limited ability to prepare food and meals|
As in the past, synonyms for NCP Terminology are communicated within the reference sheet for that particular term via an asterisk (*) and corresponding footnote. A current example can be found within the reference sheet for Inadequate Energy Intake (NI-1.2). Note that the reference sheet lists the term as "Inadequate* Energy Intake (NI-1.2)" and contains a corresponding footnote at the bottom of the reference sheet: "*If a synonym for the term “inadequate” is helpful or needed, an approved alternate is the word “suboptimal.”."
The synonyms reflected in the chart above will be represented within the appropriate NCPT reference sheets beginning with the 2016 Edition of the eNCPT.