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Handbook of obesity : clinical applications, edited by George Bray, Claude Bouchard

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Handbook of obesity : clinical applications
Title
Handbook of obesity
Title remainder
clinical applications
Statement of responsibility
edited by George Bray, Claude Bouchard
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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handbooks
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  • Bray, George A.
  • Bouchard, Claude.
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  • Obesity
  • Obesity
  • Obesity
Label
Handbook of obesity : clinical applications, edited by George Bray, Claude Bouchard
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previous ed. published in 2004
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Pt. I.
  • Evaluation of the Overweight or Obese Patient
  • 1.
  • Classification and Evaluation of the Overweight Patient/
  • George A. Bray
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • Waist Girth: A Critical Evaluation of Usefulness/
  • Marie-France Hivert
  • James B. Meigs
  • p. 29
  • 3.
  • Genetic Evaluation of Obese Patients/
  • I. Sadaf Farooqi
  • Stephen O'Rahilly
  • p. 45
  • 4.
  • Cultural Differences as Influences on Approaches to Obesity Treatment/
  • Shiriki Kumanyika
  • p. 55
  • 5.
  • Bias, Discrimination, and Obesity/
  • Rebecca M. Puhl
  • Kelly D. Brownell
  • p. 81
  • 6.
  • Impact of Voluntary Weight Loss on Morbidity and Mortality/
  • Edward W. Gregg
  • p. 91
  • 7.
  • Weight Cycling as an Instance of False Hope/
  • Janet Polivy
  • C. Peter Herman
  • p. 105
  • 8.
  • Obesity and the Primary Care Physician/
  • Robert F. Kushner
  • Louis J. Aronne
  • p. 117
  • Pt. II.
  • Prevention of Obesity
  • 9.
  • Prevention of Obesity in Childhood and Adolescence/
  • Tim Lobstein
  • p. 131
  • 10.
  • Prevention of Obesity/
  • W. Philip T. James
  • Timothy P. Gill
  • p. 157
  • 11.
  • Analyzing and Influencing Obesogenic Environments/
  • Boyd Swinburn
  • Garry Egger
  • p. 177
  • 12.
  • Reengineering the Built Environment: Schools, Worksites, Neighborhoods, and Parks/
  • Deborah A. Cohen
  • p. 195
  • 13.
  • Agriculture and the Food Industry's Role in America's Weight Pandemic/
  • James E. Tillotson
  • p. 209
  • Pt. III.
  • Medical Management of Obesity
  • 14.
  • Behavioral Approaches to the Treatment of Obesity/
  • Rena R. Wing
  • p. 227
  • p. 249
  • 15.
  • Preventing Weight Regain After Weight Loss/
  • Michael G. Perri
  • John P. Foreyt
  • Stephen D. Anton
  • p. 269
  • 16.
  • Diet Composition and Weight Loss/
  • Angela P. Makris
  • Gary D. Foster
  • Arne Astrup
  • 17.
  • Exercise and Weight Management/
  • Tim Church
  • p. 291
  • 18.
  • Sibutramine in the Management of Obesity/
  • Donna H. Ryan
  • p. 303
  • 19.
  • Drugs That Modify Fat Absorption and Alter Metabolism/
  • George A. Bray
  • Luc F. Van Gaal
  • p. 315
  • 20.
  • Cannabinoid Receptor Antagonists as Potential Antiobesity Agents/
  • George A. Bray
  • p. 335
  • David G. Parkes
  • Christian Weyer
  • p. 341
  • 21.
  • Integrated Neurohormonal Approach to the Treatment of Obesity: The Amylin Agonist Pramlintide and Its Interactions with Leptin and PYY Signaling Pathways/
  • Jonathan D. Roth
  • Christine Mack
  • Nicole C. Kesty
  • 22.
  • Neuropeptide Y in the Management of Obesity/
  • Ira Gantz
  • Ngozi E. Erondu
  • p. 363
  • 23.
  • Serotonin Receptor Modulation in the Treatment of Obesity/
  • Jason C. G. Halford
  • John E. Blundell
  • p. 375
  • 24.
  • Melanocortin-4 Receptor as a New Target for Drug Development/
  • Tung M. Fong
  • Alison Strack
  • p. 389
  • p. 395
  • 25.
  • Histamine H[subscript 3] Receptor Antagonists in the Treatment of Obesity/
  • Karin Rinivall
  • Rolf Hohlweg
  • Kjell Malmlof
  • 26.
  • Drugs with Thermogenic Properties/
  • Arne Astrup
  • Soren Toubro
  • p. 405
  • 27.
  • Strategies to Reduce Calories in Food/
  • Alexandra G. Kazaks
  • Judith S. Stern
  • p. 417
  • 28.
  • Herbal and Alternative Approaches to Obesity/
  • Frank Greenway
  • David Heber
  • p. 425
  • 29.
  • Is There a Future for Gene Therapy in Obesity?/
  • Sergei Zolotukhin
  • p. 453
  • 30.
  • Prevention and Management of Dyslipidemia and the Metabolic Syndrome in Obese Patients/
  • Scott M. Grundy
  • p. 469
  • Pt. IV.
  • Surgery
  • 31.
  • Surgical Treatment and Comorbidities/
  • Henry Buchwald
  • p. 485
  • 32.
  • Swedish Obese Subjects: A Review of Results from a Prospective Controlled Intervention Trial/
  • Lars Sjostrom
  • p. 503
  • 33.
  • Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding/
  • Paul E. O'Brien
  • p. 517
  • 34.
  • Evolving Surgical Therapy for Obesity/
  • Michael J. Barker
  • Walter J. Pories
  • p. 535
  • 35.
  • Liposuction and Obesity/
  • Luigi Fontana
  • Samuel Klein
  • p. 545
  • Pt. V.
  • Special Issues
  • 36.
  • Obesity and Binge Eating Disorder/
  • Janet D. Latner
  • G. Terence Wilson
  • p. 553
  • 37.
  • Special Issues in Treatment of Pediatric Obesity/
  • Robert E. Kramer
  • Stephen R. Daniels
  • p. 569
  • 38.
  • Weight Loss Clinics: Range of Capabilities, Benefits, Risks, and Costs/
  • Ken Fujioka
  • p. 593
  • 39.
  • Economic Aspects of Obesity/
  • Ping Zhang
  • Rui Li
  • p. 607
  • p. 631
  • 40.
  • Government's Evolving Role: Nutrition, Education, Regulation, Monitoring, and Research/
  • Catherine E. Woteki
  • Sandra S. Jones
  • M. R. C. Greenwood
  • Index.
  • p. 649
Control code
2008008242
Dimensions
30 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xii, 659 p.
Isbn
9781420051445
Lccn
2008008242
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Handbook of obesity : clinical applications, edited by George Bray, Claude Bouchard
Publication
Note
Previous ed. published in 2004
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Pt. I.
  • Evaluation of the Overweight or Obese Patient
  • 1.
  • Classification and Evaluation of the Overweight Patient/
  • George A. Bray
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • Waist Girth: A Critical Evaluation of Usefulness/
  • Marie-France Hivert
  • James B. Meigs
  • p. 29
  • 3.
  • Genetic Evaluation of Obese Patients/
  • I. Sadaf Farooqi
  • Stephen O'Rahilly
  • p. 45
  • 4.
  • Cultural Differences as Influences on Approaches to Obesity Treatment/
  • Shiriki Kumanyika
  • p. 55
  • 5.
  • Bias, Discrimination, and Obesity/
  • Rebecca M. Puhl
  • Kelly D. Brownell
  • p. 81
  • 6.
  • Impact of Voluntary Weight Loss on Morbidity and Mortality/
  • Edward W. Gregg
  • p. 91
  • 7.
  • Weight Cycling as an Instance of False Hope/
  • Janet Polivy
  • C. Peter Herman
  • p. 105
  • 8.
  • Obesity and the Primary Care Physician/
  • Robert F. Kushner
  • Louis J. Aronne
  • p. 117
  • Pt. II.
  • Prevention of Obesity
  • 9.
  • Prevention of Obesity in Childhood and Adolescence/
  • Tim Lobstein
  • p. 131
  • 10.
  • Prevention of Obesity/
  • W. Philip T. James
  • Timothy P. Gill
  • p. 157
  • 11.
  • Analyzing and Influencing Obesogenic Environments/
  • Boyd Swinburn
  • Garry Egger
  • p. 177
  • 12.
  • Reengineering the Built Environment: Schools, Worksites, Neighborhoods, and Parks/
  • Deborah A. Cohen
  • p. 195
  • 13.
  • Agriculture and the Food Industry's Role in America's Weight Pandemic/
  • James E. Tillotson
  • p. 209
  • Pt. III.
  • Medical Management of Obesity
  • 14.
  • Behavioral Approaches to the Treatment of Obesity/
  • Rena R. Wing
  • p. 227
  • p. 249
  • 15.
  • Preventing Weight Regain After Weight Loss/
  • Michael G. Perri
  • John P. Foreyt
  • Stephen D. Anton
  • p. 269
  • 16.
  • Diet Composition and Weight Loss/
  • Angela P. Makris
  • Gary D. Foster
  • Arne Astrup
  • 17.
  • Exercise and Weight Management/
  • Tim Church
  • p. 291
  • 18.
  • Sibutramine in the Management of Obesity/
  • Donna H. Ryan
  • p. 303
  • 19.
  • Drugs That Modify Fat Absorption and Alter Metabolism/
  • George A. Bray
  • Luc F. Van Gaal
  • p. 315
  • 20.
  • Cannabinoid Receptor Antagonists as Potential Antiobesity Agents/
  • George A. Bray
  • p. 335
  • David G. Parkes
  • Christian Weyer
  • p. 341
  • 21.
  • Integrated Neurohormonal Approach to the Treatment of Obesity: The Amylin Agonist Pramlintide and Its Interactions with Leptin and PYY Signaling Pathways/
  • Jonathan D. Roth
  • Christine Mack
  • Nicole C. Kesty
  • 22.
  • Neuropeptide Y in the Management of Obesity/
  • Ira Gantz
  • Ngozi E. Erondu
  • p. 363
  • 23.
  • Serotonin Receptor Modulation in the Treatment of Obesity/
  • Jason C. G. Halford
  • John E. Blundell
  • p. 375
  • 24.
  • Melanocortin-4 Receptor as a New Target for Drug Development/
  • Tung M. Fong
  • Alison Strack
  • p. 389
  • p. 395
  • 25.
  • Histamine H[subscript 3] Receptor Antagonists in the Treatment of Obesity/
  • Karin Rinivall
  • Rolf Hohlweg
  • Kjell Malmlof
  • 26.
  • Drugs with Thermogenic Properties/
  • Arne Astrup
  • Soren Toubro
  • p. 405
  • 27.
  • Strategies to Reduce Calories in Food/
  • Alexandra G. Kazaks
  • Judith S. Stern
  • p. 417
  • 28.
  • Herbal and Alternative Approaches to Obesity/
  • Frank Greenway
  • David Heber
  • p. 425
  • 29.
  • Is There a Future for Gene Therapy in Obesity?/
  • Sergei Zolotukhin
  • p. 453
  • 30.
  • Prevention and Management of Dyslipidemia and the Metabolic Syndrome in Obese Patients/
  • Scott M. Grundy
  • p. 469
  • Pt. IV.
  • Surgery
  • 31.
  • Surgical Treatment and Comorbidities/
  • Henry Buchwald
  • p. 485
  • 32.
  • Swedish Obese Subjects: A Review of Results from a Prospective Controlled Intervention Trial/
  • Lars Sjostrom
  • p. 503
  • 33.
  • Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding/
  • Paul E. O'Brien
  • p. 517
  • 34.
  • Evolving Surgical Therapy for Obesity/
  • Michael J. Barker
  • Walter J. Pories
  • p. 535
  • 35.
  • Liposuction and Obesity/
  • Luigi Fontana
  • Samuel Klein
  • p. 545
  • Pt. V.
  • Special Issues
  • 36.
  • Obesity and Binge Eating Disorder/
  • Janet D. Latner
  • G. Terence Wilson
  • p. 553
  • 37.
  • Special Issues in Treatment of Pediatric Obesity/
  • Robert E. Kramer
  • Stephen R. Daniels
  • p. 569
  • 38.
  • Weight Loss Clinics: Range of Capabilities, Benefits, Risks, and Costs/
  • Ken Fujioka
  • p. 593
  • 39.
  • Economic Aspects of Obesity/
  • Ping Zhang
  • Rui Li
  • p. 607
  • p. 631
  • 40.
  • Government's Evolving Role: Nutrition, Education, Regulation, Monitoring, and Research/
  • Catherine E. Woteki
  • Sandra S. Jones
  • M. R. C. Greenwood
  • Index.
  • p. 649
Control code
2008008242
Dimensions
30 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xii, 659 p.
Isbn
9781420051445
Lccn
2008008242
Other physical details
ill.

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