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Title
The metabolic syndrome and obesity metabolic syndrome and obesity
Type
Text
Subject
Obesity.
Metabolic syndrome.
Obesity.
Metabolic Syndrome X.
Language
English
Illustrative Content
illustrations
Classification
LCC: RA645.O23 B73 2007 (Source: dlc)
WD 210 B827m 2007 (Source: dnlm)
DDC: 616.3/98 full (Assigner: dlc)
Identified By
Lccn: 2006024452
Table Of Contents
Definitions and prevalence
How do we get fat?: an epidemiological and metabolic approach
Costs, pathology, and health risks of obesity and the metabolic syndrome
Natural history of obesity: differential diagnosis, clinical types, and age-related changes
Evaluation, prevention, and introduction to treatment
Diet
Behavior modification
Physical activity and exercise in the obese
Pharmacological treatment of the overweight patient
Should we treat the metabolic syndrome or its components?
Surgical treatment for the overweight patient.
Authorized Access Point
Bray, George A. metabolic syndrome and obesity