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Obesity Hypoventilation Syndrome

Known as: OBESITY-HYPOVENTILATION SYNDROME, Hypoventilation Syndrome, Obesity, Syndrome, Obesity Hypoventilation 
HYPOVENTILATION syndrome in very obese persons with excessive ADIPOSE TISSUE around the ABDOMEN and DIAPHRAGM. It is characterized by diminished to… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is a major cause of liver disease worldwide. We estimated the global prevalence… Expand
Review
2016
Review
2016
BACKGROUND Underweight and severe and morbid obesity are associated with highly elevated risks of adverse health outcomes. We… Expand
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Review
2011
Review
2011
At present, about 33·9 million people worldwide have Alzheimer's disease (AD), and prevalence is expected to triple over the next… Expand
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Review
2009
Review
2009
• Worldwide obesity has nearly doubled since 1980. • In 2008, more than 1.4 billion adults, 20 and older, were overweight. Of… Expand
Review
2009
Review
2009
Obesity has reached global epidemic proportions in both adults and children and is associated with numerous comorbidities… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND Emerging evidence on body composition suggests that sarcopenic obesity (obesity with depleted muscle mass) might be… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Objective. Childhood obesity has contributed to an increased incidence of type 2 diabetes mellitus and metabolic syndrome (MS… Expand
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2004
Review
2004
ContextAbout 5% of the US population is morbidly obese. This disease remains largely refractory to diet and drug therapy, but… Expand
Review
2001
Review
2001
  • M. Alpert
  • The American journal of the medical sciences
  • 2001
  • Corpus ID: 34643285
Obesity produces an increase in total blood volume and cardiac output because of the high metabolic activity of excessive fat. In… Expand
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
ZusammenfassungFragestellung. Sowohl die Childhood Group der International Obesity Task Force (IOTF) als auch die European… Expand