Managing weighty issues on lean evidence: the challenges of bariatric medicine

Sharma, Arya M.
January 2005
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;1/4/2005, Vol. 172 Issue 1, p30
Academic Journal
Discusses the limitations of bariatric medicine in addressing obesity issues in Canada as of December 2004. Percentage of the adult population affected with weight problems in North America; Factors which led to the establishment of geriatric medicine; Reason for the difficulty in diagnosing medical conditions in morbidly obese people.


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