TITLE

The Obesity Epidemic: Health Consequences and Implications for Physical Therapy

AUTHOR(S)
Deusinger, Susan S.; Deusinger, Robert H.; Racette, Susan B.
PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
PT: Magazine of Physical Therapy;Jun2004, Vol. 12 Issue 6, p82
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Looks into the issue of obesity in the U.S. Anticipation of increased physical therapist involvement in management of patients/clients with obesity-related impairments; Discussion of the prevalence of overweight or obese people; Identification of the adverse health consequences of obesity.
ACCESSION #
14541456

 

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