Fast Facts: Obesity

Publication Year: 2014

Edition: 2nd

Authors/Editor: Haslam, David; Wittert, Gary

Publisher: S. Karger

ISBN: 978-1-90-854159-8

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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: S. Karger
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Haslam, David; Wittert, Gary
ISBN: 978-1-90-854159-8
Community Health & Disease Prevention
Primary Care/Family Medicine/General Practice
Language: English
Edition: 2nd
Pages: 144
Illustrations: 19
Year: 2014


Fast Facts: Obesity