Overweight And The Metabolic Syndrome:: From Bench To Bedside (endocrine Updates).

Overweight And The Metabolic Syndrome:: From Bench To Bedside (endocrine Updates)

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ISBN details

  • ISBN 10: 0387321632
  • ISBN 13: 9780387321639


Overview

Ch. 1. Neuroendocrine Control Of Food Intake / Andrew A. Butler, James L. Trevaskis And Christopher D. Morrison -- Ch. 2. Body Composition Assessment Of Obesity / Wm. Cameron Chumlea -- Ch. 3. Prevalence Of Obesity And The Metabolic Syndrome / Ali H. Mokdad And Earl S. Ford -- Ch. 4. The Genetic Contribution To Obesity / Raul A. Bastarrachea, Jack W. Kent, Jr., Jeff T. Williams, Guowen Cai, Shelley A. Cole And Anthony G. Comuzzie -- Ch. 5. Etiology Of Obesity : The Problem Of Maintaining Energy Balance / Barry E. Levin And Deborah J. Clegg -- Ch. 6. Current Views Of The Fat Cell As An Endocrine Cell : Lipotoxicity / Tamara Tchkonia, Barbara E. Corkey And James L. Kirkland -- Ch. 7. Ectopic Fat And The Metabolic Syndrome / Frederico G. S. Toledo And David E. Kelley -- Ch. 8. Abdominal Obesity And The Metabolic Syndrome / Jean-pierre Despres, Isabelle Lemiux And Natalie Almeras -- Ch. 9. The Problems Of Childhood Obesity And The Metabolic Syndrome / Sonia Caprio And Ram Weiss -- Ch. 10. Evaluation Of The Overweight And Obese Patient / George A. Bray And Donna H. Ryan -- Ch. 11. Dietary Approaches To Obesity And The Metabolic Syndrome / Gary D. Foster And Angela P. Makris -- Ch. 12. Exercise As An Approach To Obesity And The Metabolic Syndrome / John M. Jakicic And Amy D. Otto -- Ch. 13. Behavioral Strategies For Controlling Obesity / Donald A. Williamson, Corby K. Martin And Tiffany M. Stewart -- Ch. 14. Obesity Prevention / Shiriki K. Kumanyika And Stephen R. Daniels -- Ch. 15. Orlistat And Sibutramine In The Management Of Obesity / Holly Wyatt -- Ch. 16. A Status Of Drugs On The Horizon For Obesity And The Metabolic Syndrome -- A Comprehensive Review 2005 / Frank Greenway And George Bray -- Ch. 17. Surgical Treatment Of The Overweight Patient / George A. Bray. Edited By George A. Bray, Donna H. Ryan. Includes Bibliographical References And Index.

Other Details

  • Publisher: Springer
  • Language: Eng English
  • Format: print
  • Edition: 2006
  • Dimensions: xxi, 335 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
  • Pages: 336
  • Date Published: 2006
  • Authors: George A. Bray, Donna H. Ryan