Obesity and diabetes

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors / Creators:Barnett, A. H. 1951-
Kumar, Sudhesh.
Format: Electronic eBook
Language:English
Edition:2nd ed.
Imprint: Chichester, UK ; Hoboken, NJ : Wiley-Blackwell, 2009.
Series:Diabetes in practice.
Subjects:
Online Access:Available in ProQuest Ebook Central - Academic Complete.
Table of Contents:
  • 1. Changing epidemiology of obesity - implications for diabetes
  • 2. The genetics of human obesity
  • 3. Lifestyle determinants of obesity
  • 4. Pathogenesis of obesity related Type 2 diabetes
  • 5. Obesity and prevention of Type 2 diabetes
  • 6. Diet and food-based therapies for obesity in diabetic patients
  • 7. Behavioural modifications in the treatment of obesity
  • 8. Physical activity, obesity and Type 2 diabetes
  • 9. Diabetes, obesity and cardiovascular disease - therapeutic implications
  • 10. Drug therapy for the obese diabetic patient
  • 11. The role of bariatric surgery in the management of Type 2 diabetes
  • 12. Childhood obesity and Type 2 diabetes
  • 13. Obesity and polycystic ovary syndrome
  • 14. Management of diabetes in primary care: a multi disciplinary approach
  • 15. Management of obesity and the workplace issues
  • 16. Obesity in different ethnic groups