Weight Loss Programs: Impact on the Obesity Epidemic

dc.contributor.authorZuchowski, Taylor
dc.date.accessioned2022-01-27T14:23:44Z
dc.date.available2022-01-27T14:23:44Z
dc.date.issued2022-01
dc.description.abstractWith an increasing prevalence of obesity there are a growing number of programs and methods for weight loss. There are many approaches to medically supervised weight loss, ranging from changes to diet and exercise to invasive surgery. Moderate weight loss often requires less invasive methods, while morbidly obese patients whose life is at risk, may favor a more invasive surgical procedure. This study looks to determine if Medi Weight loss programs, which combine pharmacotherapy with behavior modification, is beneficial in addressing obesity.en_US
dc.identifier.urihttps://lair.lr.edu/handle/20.500.12862/58
dc.language.isoen_USen_US
dc.rightsAttribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States*
dc.rights.urihttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/us/*
dc.subjectResearch Subject Categories::MEDICINE::Social medicine::Public health medicine research areas::Public health scienceen_US
dc.subjectWeight Lossen_US
dc.subjectObesity, Morbiden_US
dc.subjectDieten_US
dc.subjectWeight Reduction Programsen_US
dc.titleWeight Loss Programs: Impact on the Obesity Epidemicen_US
dc.typeThesisen_US
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