Books in category Medical – Bariatrics

  • Models of Obesity

    Models of Obesity
    Stanley J. Ulijaszek

    Rationalities and models of obesity — Energy balance, genetics and obesogenic environments — Governance through measurement — Inequalities — Food and eating — Global transformations of diet — Obesity science and policy — Complexity – …

  • Cut Down to Size

    Cut Down to Size
    Jenny Radcliffe

    This book offers insight into the realities of living with weight loss surgery, and practical exercises help you think through your emotional readiness, social circumstances and eating habits that could determine the success of surgery.

  • Childhood Obesity in America

    Childhood Obesity in America
    Laura Dawes

    Laura Dawes traces changes in diagnosis, treatment, and popular conceptions of the most serious health problem facing American children today, and makes the case that understanding the cultural history of a disease is critical to developing …

  • The Ghrelin System

    The Ghrelin System
    A. Benso, F.F. Casanueva, E. Ghigo, R. Granata

    The ghrelin story started more than 30 years ago with the discovery of synthetic GH secretagogues. Only in 1999 was ghrelin‚ a natural GH-releasing peptide, discovered. Ghrelin, however, is much more than simply a natural GH secretagogue.

  • Ciencia administrativa y estrategias de salud

    Ciencia administrativa y estrategias de salud
    Francisco Javier López Fernández, Ariana Expósito Gázquez

    CAPÍTULO 2: PREVALENCIA Y CAUSAS RELACIONADAS CON EL ABANDONO PRECOZ DE LA LACTANCIA MATERNA (LM). Muñoz Aguilera, Sara; López Domene, Esperanza y Guerrero Sánchez, Carmen Rosa.

  • Nutrition and Growth

    Nutrition and Growth
    R. Shamir, D. Turck, M. Phillip

    Containing lectures from the '1st International Conference on Nutrition and Growth' (Paris 2012), this book is a valuable source of information for pediatricians, nutritionists, neonatologists, and experts in child development.

  • Gastric and Oesophageal Surgery

    Gastric and Oesophageal Surgery
    M. Asif Chaudry, Sri G. Thrumurthy, Muntzer Mughal

    This makes the book an ideal revision aid for the FRCS General Surgery exit examinations, although its breadth and depth of coverage will benefit new consultant surgeons as well as junior surgical trainees.

  • Mio figlio  troppo grasso

    Mio figlio è troppo grasso
    Maïthé Tauber

    Bisogna preoccuparsi del sovrappeso dei più piccoli fin dalla loro tenera età?

  • Regulating Obesity

    Regulating Obesity?
    W.A. Bogart

    This book explores the effectiveness of legal interventions aimed at promoting healthier lifestyles.

  • Psychosocial Assessment and Treatment of Bariatric Surgery Patients

    Psychosocial Assessment and Treatment of Bariatric Surgery Patients
    James E. Mitchell, Martina de Zwaan

    This book is an essential reference for clinicians from the evaluation through the follow-up and aftercare of bariatric surgery patients.

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