Home > Books > Fast Facts: Obesity
Fast Facts: Obesity
View PDF

Fast Facts: Obesity

Publication Year: 2014
Edition: 2nd
Authors/Editor: Haslam, David; Wittert, Gary
Publisher: Health Press Ltd.
ISBN: 978-1-908-54159-8
  • Description
  • Details
  • Collections
  • Also Recommended

Packed with practical advice on how best to support patients to improve their nutrition and levels of physical activity, and change their habits, with simple and achievable goals tailored to individual needs and concerns.

This highly readable handbook also provides a comprehensive overview of:
- Causes and consequences of obesity
- Latest information on pharmacological and surgical options
- Issues specific to the management of obesity in children, pregnant women and the elderly

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: Health Press Ltd.
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Haslam, David; Wittert, Gary
  • ISBN: 978-1-908-54159-8
  • Specialty:
    Community Health & Disease Prevention
    Primary Care/Family Medicine/General Practice
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 2nd
  • Pages: 144
  • Illustrations: 19
  • Year: 2014

Fast Facts: Obesity is included in the following Collections:

Free Instant Access
This Month

JOTM
FSTA® Food Science and Technology Abstracts FSTA® covers topics relating to every aspect of the food chain including all the major food commodities plus biotechnology, microbiology, food safety, and nutrition.
JOTM
Northern Light Life Sciences Conference Abstracts This grey literature database provides unique access to 2.5 million abstracts and posters from medical and life sciences conferences from across the globe.
JOTM
JBJS Case Connector This cross-referenced online journal compiles symptoms, conditions, and demographic details to empower surgeons to find cases similar to theirs and to mine the database to reveal emerging trends and identify patterns.
JOTM
Diseases of the Colon & Rectum Recognized as the authority in conditions affecting the colon, rectum, and anus this journal includes peer-reviewed original research, reviews, selected abstracts of the literature, and more.

Noteworthy

Doody's Featured Books
Avoiding Common Errors in the Emergency Department
Covers 400 errors commonly made by residents, medical students, attendings, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants in the emergency department, and gives practical, easy-to-remember tips for avoiding these pitfalls.

A Practical Guide to Dermoscopy
Helps you use Dr. Orit Markowitz’s unique, “color wheel” approach to solve difficult diagnostic challenges, particularly when it comes to distinguishing between malignant and benign conditions, expediting effective treatment.