My wheelhouse is preventative care, such as metabolic syndrome, obesity, wellness, nutrition, and movement. ... Obesity itself is its own disease process that should be addressed medically, beginning with diet interventions.
https://acpinternist.org/weekly/archives/2021/01/26/2.htm. Three new web-based interactive learning activities from ACP's Online Learning Center address treatment of patients with obesity and offer ... ACP's new comprehensive learning series, providing
I really want to just put a little pin in this maternal/paternal obesity,” Dr. ... 2. ). But be careful with language when discussing obesity with patients, she cautioned.
https://acpinternist.org/weekly/archives/2020/07/21/6.htm. The Women's Preventive Services Initiative (WPSI) is collecting comments on a new topic, preventing obesity in midlife women, until Aug. ... 10. The Women's Preventive Services Initiative (WPSI)
ACP is a supporting organization of National Obesity Care Week, which takes place Oct. ... Browse all of ACP's obesity patient education resources in the Patient Education Center.
ACP is a supporting organization of National Obesity Care Week, which takes place Oct. ... ACP offers several obesity-related patient education resources that can help physicians and patients facilitate communication about obesity, including “Make It
Week,” which will align multiple stakeholders in an effort to promote a comprehensive approach to care for individuals living with obesity. ... ACP offers several obesity-related resources, including “Make It Happen! Helpful Ways to Lose Weight: An
https://acpinternist.org/weekly/archives/2011/12/06/7.htm. Last week CMS announced the addition of obesity screening to Medicare coverage for preventive services. ... Last week CMS announced the addition of obesity screening to Medicare coverage for
A modeling study analyzed the long-term effects and costs of total knee replacement for patients who were ages 50 years or older and had end-stage knee osteoarthritis and a body mass index of 40 kg/m2 or greater.
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force has issued a recommendation on screening for obesity in adults. ... 2. ) because the separate effects of study interventions on overweight versus obesity could not be determined.