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Title
Handbook of obesity treatment Handbook of obesity treatment
Type
Text
Subject
Obesity.
Language
English
Illustrative Content
illustrations
Classification
LCC: RC628 .O32 2002 (Source: dlc)
DDC: 616.3/98 full (Assigner: dlc)
Identified By
Lccn: 2001040507
Table Of Contents
Machine generated contents note: PART I. PREVALENCE, CONSEQUENCES, AND ETIOLOGY OF OBESITY
1. Epidemiology and Health and Economic Consequences of Obesity 3
Alison E. Field, Joaquin Barnoya, and Graham A. Colditz
2. Body Weight Regulation: Neural, Endocrine, and Autocrine Mechanisms 19
Streamson C. Chua, Jr., and Rudolph L. Leibel
3. Energy Metabolism and Obesity 42
P. A. Tataranni and Eric Ravussin
4. Genetics and Common Obesities: Background, Current Status, Strategies, 73
and Future Prospects
R. Arlen Price
5. Confronting the Toxic Environment: Environmental Public Health Actions 95
in a World Crisis
Katherine Battle Horgen and Kelly D. Brownell
6. Binge-Eating Disorder and Night-Eating Syndrome 107
Albert J. Stunkard
PART II. HEALTH CONSEQUENCES OF WEIGHT REDUCTION
7. The Relationship of Intentional Weight Loss to Disease Incidence and Mortality 125
Edward W. Gregg and David F. Williamson
8. Psychosocial Consequences of Obesity and Weight Loss 144
Thomas A. Wadden, Leslie G. Womble, Albert J. Stunkard, and
Drew A. Anderson
PART III. ASSESSMENT OF THE OBESE ADULT
9. Medical Evaluation of the Obese Patient 173
Richard L. Atkinson
10. Behavioral Assessment of the Obese Patient 186
Thomas A. Wadden and Suzanne Phelan
PART IV. TREATMENT OF ADULT OBESITY
11. The Treatment of Obesity: An Overview 229
Thomas A. Wadden and Suzette Osei
12. Popular Diets for Treatment of Overweight and Obesity 249
Kathleen Melanson and Johanna Dwyer
13. Exercise and Weight Management 283
Steven N. Blair and Elizabeth A. Leermakers
14. Behavioral Weight Control 301
Rena R. Wing
15. Drug Treatment of Obesity 317
George A. Bray
16. Surgical Treatment of Obesity 339
Rifat Latifi, John M. Kellum, Eric J. De Maria, and Harvey J. Sugerman
17. Improving the Maintenance of Weight Lost in Behavioral Treatment of Obesity 357
Michael G. Perri and Joyce A. Corsica
PART V. TREATMENT OF ADULT OBESITY:
ADDITIONAL APPROACHES AND RESOURCES
18. Treatment of Obesity in the Primary Care Setting 383
Louis J. Aronne
19. Commercial and Self-Help Weight Loss Programs 395
Leslie G. Womble, Shirley S. Wang, and Thomas A. Wadden
20. Obesity Treatment in Minorities 416
Shiriki K. Kumanyika
21. Obesity and Body Image Disturbance 447
David B. Sarwer and J. Kevin Thompson
22. Cognitive-Behavioral Treatment of Obesity 465
Zafra Cooper and Christopher G. Fairburn
23. Obesity, Weight Management, and Self-Esteem 480
Carol Johnson
24. Nondieting Approaches: Principles, Practices, and Evidence 494
Gary D. Foster and Brian G. McGuckin
PART VI. CHILDHOOD OBESITY AND OBESITY PREVENTION
25. Development of Childhood Obesity 515
Robert I. Berkowitz and Albert J. Stunkard
26. Treatment of Pediatric Obesity 532
Gary S. Goldfield, Hollie A. Raynor, and Leonard H. Epstein
27. Prevention of Obesity 556
Kathryn H. Schmitz and Robert W. Jeffery.
Authorized Access Point
Wadden, Thomas A. Handbook of obesity treatment
Authorized Access Point Variant
Stunkard, Albert J., 1922-2014. Handbook of obesity treatment