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Author Kushner, Robert F., 1953-
Title Practical manual of clinical obesity [electronic resource] / Robert Kushner, Victor Lawrence, Sudhesh Kumar.
Published Chichester, West Sussex ; Hoboken, NJ : Wiley-Blackwell, 2013.
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 Electronic Reference  RC628 .K87 2013eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (viii, 195 p.)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Energy balance and body weight homeostasis -- The genetic basis of obesity -- Adipocyte biology -- Fetal and infant origins of obesity -- Metabolic fuels and obesity -- Practical guide to clinical assessment and treatment planning -- Patterns, risks, and benefits of weight loss -- Dietary management -- Physical activity and exercise -- Behavioral therapy -- Pharmacotherapy -- Surgical treatments -- Diabetes and metabolic diseases -- Obesity and reproductive health -- Gastrointestinal and hepatobiliary disease in obesity -- Respiratory complications of obesity -- Obesity and cardiovascular disease -- Obesity : mental health and social consequences -- Obesity and musculoskeletal disease -- The obese patient in hospital.
Note Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on June 24, 2013).
Subject Obesity -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Related Names Lawrence, Victor, 1968-
Kumar, Sudhesh.
Related To Print version: Kushner, Robert F.,. Practical manual of clinical obesity. Chichester, West Sussex ; Wiley-Blackwell, 2013. Kushner, Robert Practical Manual of Clinical Obesity Chicester : Wiley,c2013 9780470654767
ISBN 9781118643570 (electronic bk.)
1118643577 (electronic bk.)