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Title Handbook of obesity intervention for the lifespan / Larry C. James, John C. Linton, editors.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Springer, [2009]


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Internet  WORLD WIDE WEB E-BOOK SPRINGER    Downloadable
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Description 1 online resource (x, 143 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Child and Adolescent Obesity Applications -- Childhood Obesity Treatment Literature Review -- Practical Guidelines for Childhood Obesity Interventions -- Adolescent Obesity: Review of the Treatment Literature -- Adolescent Obesity -- Innovations in Preventing and Treating Obesity in Children and Adolescents: The Role of Physical Activity Interventions -- Treating Obesity in the Adult and Elderly Populations -- Why Do Some People Lose Weight and Keep It Off? Ten Common Steps for Successful Weight Loss Over the Lifespan -- Obesity and Older Adults: To Lose or Not to Lose??? -- Low-Intensity Exercise as a Treatment Intervention in Obese Adults -- Bariatric Surgery -- Treatment Resources for Providers -- Books, NIH and Journal Helpful References -- Web-Based Resources.
Summary Obesity is a major risk factor for a variety of cardiovascular, cardiopulmonary, endocrinologic, metabolic, musculoskeletal, and behavioral disorders.
Note Print version record.
GMD: electronic resource.
Subject Obesity -- Treatment -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Obesity -- therapy -- Handbooks.
Obesity -- therapy -- Review.
Evidence-Based Medicine -- Handbooks.
Evidence-Based Medicine -- Review.
Weight Loss -- Handbooks.
Weight Loss -- Review.
MEDICAL -- Bariatrics.
Obesity -- Treatment. (OCoLC)fst01042765
Obesity -- therapy.
Evidence-Based Medicine.
Weight Loss.
Obesity -- Treatment.
Electronic books.
Genre/Form Review.
Handbooks, manuals, etc. (OCoLC)fst01423877
Added Author James, Larry C.
Linton, John C.
Other Form: Print version: Handbook of obesity intervention for the lifespan. New York, NY : Springer, ©2009 9780387783048 0387783040 (DLC) 2008938228 (OCoLC)295033354
ISBN 9780387783055
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