What role for weight-loss medication? Weighing the pros and cons for obese patients.

@article{Wyatt2004WhatRF,
  title={What role for weight-loss medication? Weighing the pros and cons for obese patients.},
  author={H R Wyatt and James O Hill},
  journal={Postgraduate medicine},
  year={2004},
  volume={115 1},
  pages={
          38-40, 43-5, 58
        }
}
Obesity is a chronic medical disorder that is not going away anytime soon. Physicians need all the education, tools, and resources possible to successfully help their overweight and obese patients. Weight-loss medications alone are clearly not the answer. However, they are one tool physicians can use in combination with lifestyle changes to increase the success of long-term weight loss in selected patients. 

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