Contents: The scale of the problem - overweight and obesity; Clinical governance and the management of overweight and obesity; Managing child overweight and obesity; Managing adult overweight and obesity in primary care; Different dietary approaches; Alternative approaches: behavioral therapy, physical activity and other techniques; Drug therapy for obesity; Surgical treatments of obesity; Calculating the costs of overweight and obesity; Draw up and apply your personal development plan focusing on motivation and lifestyle change management; Worked example of a personal development plan: motivation and lifestyle change management; Template for a personal development plan; Draw up and apply your personal development plan focusing on obesity; Worked example of a practice learning plan: management of overweight and obesity; Template for a practice personal and professional development plan; Sources of help: organisations, websites; National Obesity Forum; Guidelines for the management of adult obesity and overweight in primary care.Table 5.1 Daily kilocalories for maintenance of desirable weight;aquot; the values below have been calculated for a moderately active person a someone ... The breakfast-cereal dietaquot; Kellogga#39;s cereal manufacturers had a terrific response to their a#39;twoweek challengea#39; to lose about 2 kg in weight by replacing ... Nutritionists from Queen Margaret University College in Edinburgh collaborated over the campaign.
|Title||:||Obesity and Overweight Matters in Primary Care|
|Author||:||Ruth Chambers, Gill Wakley|
|Publisher||:||Radcliffe Publishing - 2002|