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Pediatric Obesity

Prevention, Intervention, and Treatment Strategies for Primary Care

by Sandra G., M.D. Hassink

  • 203 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by American Academy of Pediatrics .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Paediatric medicine,
  • Medical,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Nutrition,
  • Pediatrics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages358
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9551052M
    ISBN 101581102216
    ISBN 109781581102215

      The evidence-based approach of Pediatric Obesity: Etiology, Pathogenesis, and Treatment provides a comprehensive and invaluable guide for all healthcare providers concerned with the evaluation and care of children with nutritional and metabolic disease and with the societal implications of the obesity : Springer New York. Children and teens with overweight or obesity can develop serious health issues, like diabetes,liver inflammation, high blood pressure, breathing problems during sleep and many other medical problems. Left uncorrected, these health conditions can affect how they learn, play, interact with their peers and grow into adulthood.

    The Obesity Algorithm is also available in print. The full-color print copy of the Obesity Algorithm serves as a great reference tool for use in your busy day-to-day practice. Member Price: $89 Non-Member Price: $ Order the printed book. Download the Obesity . Introduction. The prevalence of childhood overweight and obesity has tripled in the past 30 years in the United States. Recent estimates from –, indicate that approximately % of youth ages 2 to 19 were either overweight or obese, and % of those youth were obese [].While childhood overweight and obesity have begun to stabilize, the most recent NHANES .

    Fact sheets. Fact sheet on obesity and overweight ; Facts and figures on childhood obesity; Global Strategy on Diet, Physical Activity and Health. The fundamental causes behind the rising levels of childhood obesity are a shift in diet towards increased intake of energy-dense foods that are high in fat and sugars but low in vitamins, minerals and other healthy micronutrients, . The national statistics regarding childhood obesity prevalence (total number of cases in the pediatric population) have risen remarkably. In the s and s, approximately 5% of children were obese. By , over 13% were obese, and statistics indicate pediatric obesity to be leveling off at approximately 18% of the population.


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Pediatric Obesity by Sandra G., M.D. Hassink Download PDF EPUB FB2

This is an excellent book by experienced authors in the field of childhood obesity detailing various approaches in the diagnosis and management of this condition. Particularly impressive are the section on medical aspects of treatment, clinical evaluation, behavioral counseling, surgery, and interactive group instruction.

“There is no other book on pediatric obesity on the market that compares to this one. It covers all the basic sciences, social sciences, and clinical sciences that play a role in pediatric obesity.

The most unique feature of this book is that at the end of each chapter, the author submits questions to the chapter authors. Comprehensive and up-to-date, this new edition of Pediatric Obesity: Etiology, Pathogenesis and Treatment will be an invaluable guide for all healthcare providers and policy makers concerned with the evaluation and care of children with nutritional and metabolic disease and with the societal implications of the obesity epidemic.

Pediatric Obesity Presents: A Live Virtual Event in Memory of Dr. Leann Birch to Launch a Special Issue dedicated to her work: “Parenting and. In recent years there has been tremendous progress in the understanding of this problem and in strategies for prevention and treatment in the pediatric years.

Childhood Obesity: Causes, Consequences, and Intervention Approaches presents current reviews on the complex problem of obesity from the multi-level causes throughout early life before adulthood and the implications.

This book aims to provide readers with a general as well as an advanced overview of the key trends in childhood obesity. Obesity is an illness that occurs due to a combination of genetic, environmental, psychosocial, metabolic and hormonal factors. The prevalence of obesity has shown a great rise both in adults and children in the last 30 years.

Childhood Obesity: Trends and Potential Causes By Anderson, Patricia M.; Butcher, Kristin F The Future of Children, Vol.

16, No. 1, Spring PR PEER-REVIEWED PERIODICAL Peer-reviewed publications on Questia are publications containing articles which were subject to evaluation for accuracy and substance by professional peers of the article's author(s).

Dr. Kleinman is a member of the External Advisory Board (EAB) for the Obesity Research Center at Harvard Medical School. Kleinman served as Chair of the Committee on Nutrition for the American Academy of Pediatrics and is the editor of the 4th – 8th editions of the Academy’s textbook, Pediatric Nutrition.

How is childhood obesity measured. Causes and Consequences What contributes to childhood obesity. What are the health risks. Related Information. Child and Teen BMI Calculator Use the child and teen BMI calculator for children aged 2 through 19 years old.

Page last reviewed: Septem A compilation of management, medical, nutrition, psychological, and physical activity facts, models, theories, interventions, and evaluation techniques, the Handbook of Pediatric Obesity: Clinical Management is the most clinically appropriate and scientifically supported source of information available for pediatric health care and research professionals.

Available in: ood obesity and its co-morbidities — including type 2 diabetes, hypertension, dyslipidemia, sleep apnea, and fatty Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your patience. Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Brand: Springer New York.

Childhood obesity is a serious problem in the United States putting children and adolescents at risk for poor health. Obesity prevalence among children and adolescents is still too high. For children and adolescents aged years 1: The prevalence of obesity was % and affected about million children and adolescents.

Pediatric Obesity, 2nd Edition Prevention, Intervention and Treatment Strategies for Primary Care By Sandra G. Hassink, MD, FAAP Significantly revised and updated, the new 2nd edition of this popular, user-friendly guide offers the latest tools and practice recommendations from the AAP needed to tackle childhood : Sandra G.

Hassink. Pediatric Obesity is owned by the World Obesity Federation, a not-for-profit charitable body linking over 50 regional and national associations with o professional members in scientific, medical and research organisations. Aims and Scope. Pediatric Obesity is a peer-reviewed, monthly journal devoted to research into obesity during childhood and adolescence.

The book is designed for practicing endocrinologists, general pediatricians, bariatric medicine physicians, and nutritionists who manage or would like to manage pediatric obesity. It also could be of some interest to bariatric medicine providers involved in teaching.” (Silvana Pannain, Doody’s Book Reviews, December, ).

This award-winning guide provides solutions and resources for parents and other caregivers who are concerned about childhood obesity and overweight children. Obesity among children has reached epidemic levels in the US, affecting more than 9 million children.

Not surprisingly, obesity can limit a child’s physical activity and affect his or her self-esteem. Introduction and Rationale for Obesity Prevention. This clinical report updates and replaces the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) policy statement “Prevention of Pediatric Overweight and Obesity” 1 and complements the AAP-endorsed expert committee “Recommendations for Prevention of Childhood Obesity” 2 and the chapter “Promoting.

The evidence-based approach of Pediatric Obesity: Etiology, Pathogenesis, and Treatment provides a comprehensive and invaluable guide for all healthcare providers concerned with the evaluation and care of children with nutritional and metabolic disease and with the societal implications of the obesity epidemic.

Pediatric or childhood obesity is the most prevalent nutritional disorder among children and adolescents worldwide. Approximately 43 million individuals are obese, 21–24% children and adolescents are overweight, and 16–18% of individuals have abdominal obesity. The prevalence of obesity is highest among specific ethnic groups.

Childhood obesity becomes a life-long problem in most cases and is associated with long term chronic disease risk for a variety of diseases including type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease, non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, as well as psychosocial as issues and obesity seems to affect almost every organ system in the by: 1.

"With increasing rates of pediatric obesity and growing concern about its impact on the health of children, this book is an invaluable resource for professionals.

This book should find a place on the bookshelf of all pediatric practitioners. This compact volume provides up-to-date information on the causes, consequences, assessment, and. Author: American Academy of Pediatrics Section on Obesity.

The AAP Section on Obesity (SOOb) is comprised of a diverse group of general pediatricians, pediatric subspecialists, pediatric surgeons, and allied health professionals who have an interest in the field of pediatric obesity prevention, assessment.

and treatment. DOI link for Handbook of Pediatric Obesity. Handbook of Pediatric Obesity book. Etiology, Pathophysiology, and Prevention. Edited By Michael I. Goran, Melinda S. Sothern. Edition 1st Edition. First Published eBook Published 19 April Pub. location Boca Raton. Imprint CRC by: