Clinical Guide to Pediatric Weight Management and Obesity
Welcome practical guide to managing weight issues in children and adolescents.
Covers the epidemiology, pathophysiology, and developmental aspects of child and adolescent obesity and includes a guide to the evaluation of obese children. Chapters address respiratory, cardiovascular, endocrine, metabolic, orthopaedic, gastrointestinal, renal, and neurologic complications and comorbid conditions as well as mental health issues, acute obesity-related emergencies, and obesity as part of genetic syndromes. Pathophysiology is linked to clinical presentation, evaluation, and treatment, and lifestyle issues are discussed where appropriate.
|Dimensions||28 x 22 x 5 cm|
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Sandra Gibson Hassink
235 x 156 mm