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Title Clinical obesity in adults and children / edited by Peter G. Kopelman, Ian D. Caterson, William H. Dietz.

Imprint Chichester, West Sussex ; Hoboken, NJ : Wiley-Blackwell, 2010.

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 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  616.398 C616 2010    ---  Available
Edition 3rd ed.
Description x, 502 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Pt. 1. Obesity -- 1. Epidemiology: definition and classification of obesity / Tommy L.S. Visscher, Marieke B. Snijder, Jacob C. Seidell -- 2. Measuring body composition in adults and children / K. Ashlee McGuire, Robert Ross -- 3. Stigma and social consequences of obesity / Rebecca M. Puhl, Chelsea A. Heuer, Kelly D. Brownell -- 4. Obesity and culture / Pippa Craig -- 5. Obesity and gender / Berit L. Heitmann -- Pt. 2. Biology of obesity -- 6. Energy balance and body weight homeostasis / Abdul G. Dulloo -- 7. Genes and obesity / I. Sadaf Farooqi -- 8. Fetal and infant origins of obesity / Matthew W. Gillman -- 9. Adipocyte biology / Paul Trayhurn -- 10. Metabolic fuels and obesity / Simon W. Coppack -- 11. Eating behavior / John E. Blundell, Graham Finlayson, Jason C. G. Halford -- 12. Energy expenditure in humans: the influence of activity, diet and the sympathetic nervous system / Jose Lara, Moira A. Taylor, Ian A. Macdonald -- Pt. 3. Obesity and disease -- 13. Obesity and dyslipidemia: importance of body fat distribution / Andre Tchernof, Jean-Pierre Despres -- 14. Obesity insulin resistance and gut hormones / Joseph Proietto -- 15. Obesity as an endocrine disease / Yuji Matsuzawa -- 16. Metabolic syndrome, diabetes and nonalcoholic steatohepatitis / Ioannis Kyrou, John Willy Haukeland, Neeraj Bhala, Sudhesh Kumar -- 17. Cardiovascular consequences of obesity / Ian Wilcox -- 18. Adult obesity: fertility / Renato Pasquali, Alessandra Gambineri, Valentina Vicennati, Uberto Pagotto -- 19. Obstructive sleep apnea / Brendan J. Yee, Ronald R. Grunstein -- Pt. 4. Management of adult obesity -- 20. Overview of obesity management / Peter G. Kopelman, Ian D. Caterson -- 21. Dietary management of obesity: eating plans / Janet Franklin -- 22. Behavioral treatment of obesity / Vicki L. Clark, Divya Pamnani, Thomas A. Wadden -- 23. Exercise, physical activity and obesity / Marleen A. van Baak -- 24. Drugs used clinically to reduce body weight / George A. Bray -- 25. Management of obesity: surgery / Paul E. O'Brien, John B. Dixon -- 26. Weight loss maintenance and weight cycling / Kristina Elfhag, Stephan Rossner -- 27. Education and training of healthcare professionals / Peter G. Kopelman -- Pt. 5. Childhood obesity -- 28. Childhood obesity: definition, classification and assessment / Aviva Must, Sarah E. Anderson -- 29. Childhood obesity: consequences and complications / Kate Steinbeck -- 30. Treatment of childhood and adolescent obesity / William H. Dietz -- Pt. 6. Environmental policy approaches -- 31. Obesity: global pandemic / Shiriki K. Kumanyika, Neville Rigby, Tim Lobstein, Rachel Jackson Leach, W. Philip T. James -- 32. Obesity and the environment / Andy Jones, Graham Bentham -- 33. Obesity: using the ecologic public health approach to overcome policy cacophony / Geof Rayner, Tim Lang -- 34. Comprehensive approach to obesity prevention / Boyd Swinburn, A. Colin Bell.
Subject Obesity.
Obesity.
Adult.
Child.
Added Author Kopelman, Peter G.
Caterson, Ian D.
Dietz, William H.
ISBN 9781405182263
1405182261

 
    
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