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Title: Multidisciplinary Approach to Obesity;[electronic resource] :;From Assessment to Treatment /;edited by Andrea Lenzi, Silvia Migliaccio, Lorenzo Maria Donini.
Authors: Lenzi, Andre A
Migli Accio, Silvi A
Donini, Lorenzo M Ari A
Subject: Medicine;Endocrinology;Metabolic diseases;Psychiatry;Urology;Medicine & Public Health;Endocrinology;Metabolic Diseases;Urology/Andrology;Psychiatry;616.4 23;RC648-665.2
Issue Date: 2015
Publisher: Springer International Publishing;Imprint Springer,
place: Cham
Abstract: This book describes in detail the multidisciplinary management of obesity, providing readers with a thorough understanding of the rationale for a multidisciplinary approach and with the tools required to implement it effectively. The emphasis is on a tran
Description: Printed edition:;9783319090443.
Table of Contents: INTRODUCTORY CHAPTERS: Anatomy and physiology of adipose tissue -- Regulation of energy intake -- Obesity: definition and epidemiology -- METABOLISM & ENDOCRINOLOGY: Obesity and thyroid function -- Hypothalamic Growth Hormone/IGF-1 Axis -- Adrenal function and obesity -- Ovarian function and obesity: PCOS, menopause -- Obesity and osteoporosis -- Sarcopenic obesity -- Obesity and testicular function -- Obesity and Glucose metabolism -- Dyslipidemia and cardiovascular risk in obesity -- Pulmonary complications of obesity -- Sexual distress in obesity -- EVALUATION OF OBESE SUBJECTS: Clinical evaluation -- Nutritional status evaluation: energy balance and body composition -- Psychiatric and psychological evaluation -- Functional evaluation -- Impairment of quality of life in obesity -- THERAPEUTIC APPROACH: Therapeutic education and psychotherapy -- Dietary intervention and nutritional counseling -- Physical activity and training prescription -- Prescription Medications for the Treatment of Obesity -- Bariatric surgery -- Reconstructive plastic surgery -- Nutritional, metabolic and psychological rehabilitation -- Increasing adherence to diet and exercise through cognitive behavioral strategies -- Interdisciplinary approach to obesity.
ISBN: 9783319090450
9783319090443 (print)
Type: Book
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