Treatment of the Obese Patient by Robert F. Kushner, Daniel H. Bessesen PDF

By Robert F. Kushner, Daniel H. Bessesen

ISBN-10: 149391202X

ISBN-13: 9781493912025

ISBN-10: 1493912038

ISBN-13: 9781493912032

This is a well timed and informative up to date variation for all healthiness care services challenged with assisting sufferers deal with weight. just like the well-reviewed first version, this up-to-date name is directed towards people who desire to learn extra approximately specified themes, instead of locate an creation to the sector. This moment variation back presents insights into fresh clinical advances in weight problems learn and gives the main updated guideline approximately present therapy matters and techniques for either adults and youngsters. whereas a number of of the chapters are not any longer appropriate from the 1st version, different themes have emerged as fascinating and present. This variation will retain the two-section layout of body structure and Pathophysiology and scientific administration, however it raises the 1st part to ten chapters and decreases the second one part to twelve chapters. The plan is to maintain this variation within the diversity of approximately 350 to four hundred, greatest, revealed pages. the quantity is back divided into elements. half 1 covers new discoveries within the physiological keep watch over of bodyweight, in addition to the pathophysiology of weight problems. professional authors speak about pathways that keep watch over meals consumption, strength expenditure and peripheral nutrient metabolism, together with a glance on the rising proof of the function of adipose tissue as an endocrine organ. half 2 covers the entire key concerns critical to scientific administration, together with contemporary advancements within the epidemiology of weight problems, overview of the overweight sufferer, behavioral thoughts in weight administration, nutritional amendment as a weight administration method, actual task as a weight administration technique, weight-loss medicinal drugs, surgical methods to weight problems and different very important medical themes. a vital, useful textual content that types, synthesizes and translates the most recent details on obesity-related subject matters, this moment variation can be an important source for scientific endocrinologists and different future health care companies throughout a huge spectrum of specialties.

Show description

Read Online or Download Treatment of the Obese Patient PDF

Best endocrinology & metabolism books

Download e-book for kindle: Cardiovascular Endocrinology:: Shared Pathways and Clinical by Vivian Fonseca

Over the last few many years, heart problems and diabetes have emerged as significant public illnesses, either as designated medical entities and as comorbid stipulations. for that reason, the fields of vascular biology and endocrinology are operating extra heavily now than ever earlier than. With chapters via well known specialists, Cardiovascular Endocrinology: Shared Pathways and scientific Crossroads emphasizes the massive physiological interrelationships and medical correlations among the specialties of cardiovascular drugs and endocrinology.

Download PDF by Peter Burckhardt, Bess Dawson-Hughes, Robert P. Heaney: Nutritional Aspects of Osteoporosis

This ebook relies on shows given on the 5th overseas Symposium on dietary points of Osteoporosis held in Lausanne, Switzerland in 2003. even though a frequently overlooked bankruptcy of clinical learn, the dietary affects on bone healthiness used to be a mentioned subject at this congress. additionally mentioned have been new insights into the function of proteins, supplementations, potassium, greens, nutrition acid load, mineral waters and calcium.

Download PDF by Icon Health Publications: The Official Patient's Sourcebook on Multiple Endocrine

This booklet has been created for sufferers who've made up our minds to make schooling and examine an essential component of the remedy procedure. even though it additionally provides details worthy to medical professionals, caregivers and different health and wellbeing pros, it tells sufferers the place and the way to seem for info overlaying nearly all issues concerning a number of endocrine neoplasia variety 1 (also hyperparathyroidism; MEN1; Sipple's syndrome; Wermer's syndrome), from the necessities to the main complicated parts of analysis.

New PDF release: Endocrine Disruptors and Puberty

Endocrine disruption represents probably the most debatable environmental problems with our time. Mounting proof stemming from greater than 10 years of experimental, epidemiological and medical reviews has reworked the as soon as as a rule discounted topic of endocrine disruptors into a topic of great main issue not just in the clinical group yet between society as a complete.

Additional resources for Treatment of the Obese Patient

Example text

2000;407(6806): 908–13. 176. Kamegai J, et al. Central effect of ghrelin, an endogenous growth hormone secretagogue, on hypothalamic peptide gene expression. Endocrinology. 2000;141(12):4797–800. 177. Wren AM, et al. Ghrelin enhances appetite and increases food intake in humans. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2001;86(12):5992. 178. Horvath TL, et al. Minireview: Ghrelin and the regulation of energy balance–a hypothalamic perspective. Endocrinology. 2001;142(10):4163–9. 179. Asakawa A, et al. Ghrelin is an appetite-stimulatory signal from stomach with structural resemblance to motilin.

1 Neuroregulation of Appetite 204. Richard D, Huang Q, Timofeeva E. The corticotropinreleasing hormone system in the regulation of energy balance in obesity. Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord. 2000;24 Suppl 2:S36–9. 205. Heinrichs SC, Richard D. The role of corticotropinreleasing factor and urocortin in the modulation of ingestive behavior. Neuropeptides. 1999;33(5):350–9. 206. D’Alessio DA, et al. Elimination of the action of glucagon-like peptide 1 causes an impairment of glucose tolerance after nutrient ingestion by healthy baboons.

2003;15(7):649–60. 228. Kelly JF, et al. Ciliary neurotrophic factor and leptin induce distinct patterns of immediate early gene expression in the brain. Diabetes. 2004;53(4): 911–20. 229. Kokoeva MV, Yin H, Flier JS. Neurogenesis in the hypothalamus of adult mice: potential role in energy balance. Science. 2005;310(5748):679–83. 230. Pu S, et al. Neuropeptide Y counteracts the anorectic and weight reducing effects of ciliary neurotropic factor. J Neuroendocrinol. 2000;12(9):827–32. 231. Cone RD.

Download PDF sample

Treatment of the Obese Patient by Robert F. Kushner, Daniel H. Bessesen


by George
4.0

Rated 4.64 of 5 – based on 21 votes