Practical Guide to Obesity Medicine

Written By Jolanta Weaver
Practical Guide to Obesity Medicine
  • Publsiher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 29 September 2017
  • ISBN : 0323496008
  • Pages : 350 pages
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Download or read book entitled Practical Guide to Obesity Medicine by author: Jolanta Weaver which was release on 29 September 2017 and published by Elsevier Health Sciences with total page 350 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. 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.

Practical Guide to Obesity Medicine

Practical Guide to Obesity Medicine
  • Author : Jolanta Weaver
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2017-09-29
  • Total pages : 350
  • ISBN : 0323496008
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Summary : 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 "...

Practical Manual of Clinical Obesity

Practical Manual of Clinical Obesity
  • Author : Robert Kushner,Victor Lawrence,Sudhesh Kumar
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2013-03-25
  • Total pages : 208
  • ISBN : 0323496008
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Summary : 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 ...

Obesity

Obesity
  • Author : Shamim I. Ahmad,Syed Khalid Imam
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2015-10-19
  • Total pages : 362
  • ISBN : 0323496008
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Summary : 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 ...

Obesity and Fertility

Obesity and Fertility
  • Author : Emily S. Jungheim
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2015-05-28
  • Total pages : 201
  • ISBN : 0323496008
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Summary : This book outlines the current understanding of how obesity affects female reproductive function across the lifespan. Topics include physiology of the menstrual cycle and early pregnancy, best practices in the delivery of contraceptive and prenatal care and healthcare policy that weighs the evidence in appropriate balance with principles that respect ...

Obesity Medicine An Issue of Medical Clinics of North America E Book

Obesity Medicine  An Issue of Medical Clinics of North America  E Book
  • Author : Scott Kahan,Robert F. Kushner
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2017-11-27
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0323496008
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Summary : This issue of Medical Clinics, Guest Edited by Drs. Scott Kahan and Robert Kushner, is devoted to Obesity. Articles in this outstanding issue include: Obesity as a Disease; Treating Obesity in Primary Care; Obesity Guidelines Overview; Obesity in Special Populations: The Elderly and Aging; Obesity in Special Populations: Young Adults ...

Managing Obesity

Managing Obesity
  • Author : Saffron Whitehead,Gul Bano
  • Publisher : Scion Publishing
  • Release Date : 2018-09-30
  • Total pages : 160
  • ISBN : 0323496008
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Summary : Managing Obesity is an invaluable new practical guide for clinicians dealing with obese patients within their normal practice....

Obesity Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery

Obesity  Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery
  • Author : Sanjay Agrawal
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2015-09-04
  • Total pages : 736
  • ISBN : 0323496008
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Summary : 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 ...

Global Health Complications of Obesity

Global Health Complications of Obesity
  • Author : Jahangir Moini,Raheleh Ahangari,Carrie Miller,Mohtashem Samsam
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2020-04-01
  • Total pages : 480
  • ISBN : 0323496008
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Summary : Global Health Complications of Obesity presents a valuable resource for research scientists and clinicians by covering the burden of obesity and related diseases and serving as a starting point for in-depth discussions in academic settings and for obesity-treatment specialists. Obesity is associated with a statistically higher risk of heart disease, ...

Psychological Care in Severe Obesity

Psychological Care in Severe Obesity
  • Author : Stephanie Cassin,Raed Hawa,Sanjeev Sockalingam
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2018-06-21
  • Total pages : 332
  • ISBN : 0323496008
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Summary : Practical, evidence-based psychological treatments for severe obesity and related comorbidities, with case vignettes and clinical dialogues....

Pharmacotherapeutics for Advanced Practice

Pharmacotherapeutics for Advanced Practice
  • Author : Virginia Poole Arcangelo,Andrew M. Peterson
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 959
  • ISBN : 0323496008
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Summary : This advanced pharmacotherapeutics text for nurse practitioners and physician assistants offers guidelines on prescribing drugs for over 50 common diseases and disorders. The book is organized by disorder rather than drug class and includes algorithms and case studies that illustrate critical thinking aspects of prescribing, such as drug selection, lifespan considerations, ...

Adolescent Health Care

Adolescent Health Care
  • Author : Lawrence S. Neinstein
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 1152
  • ISBN : 0323496008
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Summary : This practical, easy-to-use guide is a staple in health care facilities that treat adolescents, is widely used for board preparation, and is recommended by the American College of Physicians for their internal medicine library. The substance abuse section has been completely reorganized, and new chapters cover psychosomatic illness as well ...

Comprehensive Cardiovascular Medicine in the Primary Care Setting

Comprehensive Cardiovascular Medicine in the Primary Care Setting
  • Author : Peter P. Toth,Christopher P. Cannon
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-12-13
  • Total pages : 536
  • ISBN : 0323496008
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Summary : The thoroughly updated second edition of this key textbook provides an authoritative discussion of cardiovascular disease for the practicing primary care clinician. It examines a variety of disease states with emphasis on risk factors, risk estimation, and established cardiac disease. The book also explores the co-morbid conditions that surround cardiovascular ...

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 Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 205
  • ISBN : 0323496008
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Summary : 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, ...

Practical Guide to Geriatric Medicine

Practical Guide to Geriatric Medicine
  • Author : Ranjit N. Ratnaike
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Total pages : 958
  • ISBN : 0323496008
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Summary : This book is a comprehensive guide to a range of medical conditions and pertinent topics to improve the quality of life of older people. The book adopts a practical, systematic approach, with easy access to medical and other problems of importance to the elderly....

Preventive Medical Care in Psychiatry

Preventive Medical Care in Psychiatry
  • Author : Robert M. McCarron,Glen L. Xiong,Craig R. Keenan,Henry A. Nasrallah
  • Publisher : American Psychiatric Pub
  • Release Date : 2015-04-01
  • Total pages : 482
  • ISBN : 0323496008
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Summary : Preventive Medical Care in Psychiatry: A Practical Guide for Clinicians was written for psychiatrists in training and in clinical practice, as well as other health care providers who wish to learn an evidence-based and user-friendly approach to prevent commonly encountered, treatable, and potentially deadly illnesses in their patients. The poor ...