Weight loss strategies for treatment of obesity.

@article{Kushner2014WeightLS,
  title={Weight loss strategies for treatment of obesity.},
  author={Robert F Kushner},
  journal={Progress in cardiovascular diseases},
  year={2014},
  volume={56 4},
  pages={465-72}
}
Obesity is one of the most serious and prevalent non-communicable diseases of the 21st century. It is also a patient-centered condition in which affected individuals seek treatment through a variety of commercial, medical and surgical approaches. Considering obesity as a chronic medical disease state helps to frame the concept of using a three-stepped intensification of care approach to weight management. As a foundation, all patients should be counseled on evidence-based lifestyle approaches… CONTINUE READING

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