Princeton University Library Catalog

Obesity : prevention and treatment / edited by James M. Rippe, Theodore J. Angelopoulos.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Boca Raton : CRC Press, c2012.
Description:
xviii, 417 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Preventing and managing obesity : the scope of the problem -- The pathophysiology of obesity (including genetics) -- Epidemiology of obesity -- Identification, evaluation, and treatment of overweight and obesity -- Nutritional aspects of obesity management -- Exercise management of the obese patient -- Behavioral management of the overweight or obese patient -- Managing childhood obesity -- Drug treatment of obesity -- Surgical treatment of obesity -- Obesity and health : implications of public policy -- Obesity and heart disease -- Obesity and diabetes -- Obesity and the metabolic syndrome -- Obesity and cancer -- Obesity and arthritis -- Beyond subcutaneous fat.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9781439836712 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • 143983671X (hardcover : alk. paper)
LCCN:
2011050261
OCLC:
767854151
Related name:
RCP:
C - S