TITLE

Medical Care for Obese Patients: Advice for Health Care Professionals

PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
American Family Physician;1/1/2002, Vol. 65 Issue 1, p81
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the medical care for obese patients in the United States. Health risks associated with overweight and obesity; Factors contributing to an accessible and comfortable setting for obese patients; Role of physicians to obese patients; Overview of special needs of patients who are extremely obese; Improvement of the health of obese patients.
ACCESSION #
5941169

 

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