Practical Guide to Obesity Medicine

Get a quick, expert overview of the many key facets of obesity management with this concise, practical resource by Dr. Jolanta Weaver. Ideal for any health care professional who cares for patients with a weight problem. This easy-to-read reference addresses a wide range of topics – including advice on how to "unpack" the behavioral causes of obesity in order to facilitate change, manage effective communication with patients suffering with weight problems and future directions in obesity medicine. Features a wealth of information on obesity, including hormones and weight problems, co-morbidities in obesity, genetics and the onset of obesity, behavioral aspects and psychosocial approaches to obesity management, energy and metabolism management, and more. Discusses pharmacotherapies and surgical approaches to obesity. Consolidates today’s available information and guidance in this timely area into one convenient resource.

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  • Author : Jolanta Weaver
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Pages : 350 pages
  • ISBN : 0323496008
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Practical Guide to Obesity Medicine

Practical Guide to Obesity Medicine
  • Author : Jolanta Weaver
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 29 September 2017
GET THIS BOOKPractical Guide to Obesity Medicine

Get a quick, expert overview of the many key facets of obesity management with this concise, practical resource by Dr. Jolanta Weaver. Ideal for any health care professional who cares for patients with a weight problem. This easy-to-read reference addresses a wide range of topics – including advice on how to "unpack" the behavioral causes of obesity in order to facilitate change, manage effective communication with patients suffering with weight problems and future directions in obesity medicine. Features a wealth of

Best Weight: A Practical Guide to Office-Based Obesity Management

Best Weight: A Practical Guide to Office-Based Obesity Management
  • Author : MD Yoni Freedhoff,MD Phd Arya M. Sharma
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 01 September 2010
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A practical, concise and readable guide to managing obesity in aclinical setting. A synthesis of reliable evidence and a combined 30+ years ofexperience managing patients coping with excess weight, BEST WEIGHT is theideal resource for physicians, dietitians and other health professionals lookingfor insights and actionable information for helping patients shed pounds safely, sensibly and sustainably.

Practical Manual of Clinical Obesity

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  • Author : Robert Kushner,Victor Lawrence,Sudhesh Kumar
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 25 March 2013
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This accessible guide to obesity and its clinical managementprovides clear, didactic, clinically focused guidance for allhealthcare professionals involved in the treatment and managementof patients with obesity, thus acting as a repository of essentialpractical knowledge. It is an ideal practical guide forregistrars and residents in endocrinology and metabolic disease, aswell as all other health professionals who regularly manage obesepatients, such as specialist obesity and diabetes nurses,dietitians, and general practitioners with an interest in obesitymanagement.

The Clinician’s Guide to the Treatment of Obesity

The Clinician’s Guide to the Treatment of Obesity
  • Author : Adrienne Youdim
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 01 April 2015
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Presenting detailed information on treatment of the obese patient, this handy, concise title is designed not only to educate practitioners about obesity but, most importantly, to provide practical strategies in the comprehensive approach to treating this disease. Replete with bulleted lists and tables for easy referencing, this unique reference provides a comprehensive overview of the pathophysiology and natural history of obesity as well as a thorough review of available treatment options. The book’s early chapters discuss the disease of

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  • Author : Nihal Thomas,Kanakamani Jeyaraman,HS Asha,Jachin Velavan
  • Publisher : JP Medical Ltd
  • Release : 30 October 2012
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Diabetes mellitus is a group of metabolic diseases in which a person has high blood sugar, either because the body does not produce enough insulin, or because cells do not respond to the insulin that is produced. This new edition is a complete guide to diabetes mellitus. Beginning with an introduction to the pathophysiology of the disease, the following chapters examine ocular, cardiovascular and neuropathic effects as well as gestational diabetes, emergencies and childhood diabetes. With contributions from specialists in

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  • Author : Shamim I. Ahmad,Syed Khalid Imam
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 19 October 2015
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This book brings a comprehensive treatise about obesity, examining the measures that can be taken to stop and even reduce obesity if these right measures are taken in time. Recent studies show that obesity is on the increase at an alarming rate, especially in the industrialized and affluent countries. A number of reasons have been put forward for this increase, including life style choices, over-eating, over-use of commercially processed food, addiction for fast food, high caloric diet specially containing high

A Practical Guide to Vibrational Medicine

A Practical Guide to Vibrational Medicine
  • Author : Richard Gerber
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release : 24 September 2013
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At the dawn of the 21st century, the old paradigms of medicine have begun to fall apart. We no longer believe that our bodies are machines with parts that wear down, only to be braced up by drugs or replaced through surgery. Instead, a growing number of pioneering researchers embrace a new view of healing – one expounded by Dr. Richard Gerber in his groundbreaking best–seller, Vibrational Medicine. Now he shows how to put this new way of thinking into

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  • Author : Zubair Amin,Yap Seng Chong,Hoon Eng Khoo
  • Publisher : World Scientific
  • Release : 07 May 2021
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This practical guide provides a simple, useful reference to commonly raised questions about medical student assessment. The first part of the book provides succinct information on the general aspects of assessment such as purpose and principles of assessment; technical terms such as validity, reliability, and utility of assessment instruments; and how to choose assessment instruments for a given purpose. Individual assessment instruments are treated in the second part of the guide. The authors focus on about 20 selected assessment instruments currently

Approach to Internal Medicine

Approach to Internal Medicine
  • Author : David Hui
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 15 January 2011
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Feedback from users suggest this resource book is more comprehensive and more practical than many others in the market. One of its strengths is that it was written by trainees in internal medicine who understand the need for rapid access to accurate and concise clinical information, with a practical approach to clinical problem solving.

Handbook of Obesity Treatment, Second Edition

Handbook of Obesity Treatment, Second Edition
  • Author : Thomas A. Wadden,George A. Bray
  • Publisher : Guilford Publications
  • Release : 21 November 2019
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The leading clinical reference work in the field--now significantly revised with 85% new material--this handbook gives practitioners and students a comprehensive understanding of the causes, consequences, and management of adult and childhood obesity. In concise, extensively referenced chapters from preeminent authorities, the Handbook presents foundational knowledge and reviews evidence-based psychosocial and lifestyle interventions as well as pharmacological and surgical treatments. It provides guidelines for conducting psychosocial and medical assessments and for developing individualized treatment plans. The effects of obesity--and of weight

Obesity, Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery

Obesity, Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery
  • Author : Sanjay Agrawal
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 04 September 2015
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Written by leading experts from all across the globe, this comprehensive yet concise textbook offers up-to-date summary in the field of Obesity and its Surgical Management for a wide range of healthcare professionals involved within a Bariatric Multidisciplinary Team including Surgeons, Dieticians, Metabolic Physicians, Anaesthesiologists, Psychologists, Psychiatrists, Radiologists and Nursing staff. The book also serves as a reference manual for General Physicians, General Surgeons & General Practitioners.

A Clinical Guide to Pediatric Weight Management and Obesity

A Clinical Guide to Pediatric Weight Management and Obesity
  • Author : Sandra Gibson Hassink
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release : 07 May 2021
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This handy, practical guide provides clinicians with a comprehensive approach to the medical management of overweight children and adolescents. Coverage begins with the epidemiology, pathophysiology, and developmental aspects of child and adolescent obesity and a guide to evaluation of obese children. Subsequent chapters address respiratory, cardiovascular, endocrine, metabolic, orthopaedic, gastrointestinal, renal, and neurologic complications and comorbid conditions as well as mental health issues, acute obesity-related emergencies, and obesity as part of genetic syndromes. Pathophysiology is linked to clinical presentation, evaluation,

The SAGES Manual

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  • Author : Ninh T. Nguyen,Eric DeMaria,Sayeed Ikramuddin,Matthew M. Hutter
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 24 November 2008
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Bariatric surgery is an increasingly common procedure, but far from an easy one. Patient assessment and selection must be careful. Complications can arise quite often. Training levels can be uneven among clinicians. The SAGES Manual of Bariatric Surgery bridges the gaps and serves as a practical and concise starting point for the surgeon adding these procedures to his skill set.

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  • Author : James M. Rippe
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 24 November 2020
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Only a fifth of adults in the United States do enough physical activity to meet the guidelines set by Centers for Disease Control. The health benefits of regular physical activity are beyond dispute, yet less than 40% of physicians routinely counsel their patients on the importance of physical activity. Increasing Physical Activity: A Practical Guide equips healthcare practitioners to include physical activity counseling in the daily practice of medicine. Written by lifestyle medicine pioneer and cardiologist, Dr James Rippe, this book