Human obesity: its hormonal basis and the role of gastric inhibitory polypeptide.

@article{Marks2006HumanOI,
  title={Human obesity: its hormonal basis and the role of gastric inhibitory polypeptide.},
  author={Vincent Marks},
  journal={Medical principles and practice : international journal of the Kuwait University, Health Science Centre},
  year={2006},
  volume={15 5},
  pages={325-37}
}
  • Vincent Marks
  • Published 2006 in
    Medical principles and practice : international…
Obesity is an abnormal expansion of the adipose organ and is a pathophysiological response to an imbalance between energy intake and energy expenditure. It is the result of a large number of diverse factors involving heritable and environmental characteristics. A simple definition of obesity is difficult and unsatisfactory and its age dependency has largely… CONTINUE READING