Clinical care of the child with obesity :

Hassink, Sandra Gibson

Clinical care of the child with obesity : A learner's and teacher's guide / Edited by Sandra Hassink, Sarah Hampl. - New York : McGraw-Hill Education Medical, 2016. - xvii, 461 p.; illustrations ; 24 cm.


1. Implementation guide for residency directors / Alma Delia Guerrero, Debra S. Lotstein, Wendy Slusser, and Jeannie S. Huang --
2. Epidemiology, prenatal risk and screening / Sarah Armstrong, Eliana Perrin, and Charles Wood --
3. Feeding recommendations for infants and toddlers / Claire K. Dalidowitz --
4. Nutrition assessment And intervention for the pre-school and school-aged child / Michelle Demeule-Hayes, Holly Baker, and Lorilyn T. Russell --
5. Normative eating and adolescent nutrition / Alicia Dixon Docter, and Celia Framson --
6. Physical activity recommendations for children and adolescents / Joey C. Eisenmann, Christopher Kist, and Karin A. Pfeiffer --
7. Infant and toddler parenting strategies / Meredith L. Dreyer Gillette, Bethany J. Gaffka, and Kimberly Guion --
8. Parenting strategies for the preschool and school-aged child / Adelle Cadieux, Richard Boles, and Elizabeth Getzoff-Testa --
9. Parenting strategies for adolescents to prevent overweight and obesity / Laura A. Shaffer, Jane Gray, and Peg Miller Evans --
10. Assessment of childhood obesity / Susan J. Woolford, Carolyn Jasik, and Elsie Tavaras --
11. Stages of obesity treatment / Brooke Sweeney, Lena Sandifer, and Sarah E Barlow --
12. Childhood obesity-related co-morbidities: identification and treatment / Melissa Santos, Stephen Pont, and Elizabeth Estrada --
13. Surgical considerations and complications in the morbidly obese adolescent/pediatric patient / George Datto and Kirk Reichard --
14. Motivational interviewing / Ada M. Fenick, Karen B. Dorsey, and Sherin S. Stahl --
15. Health information technology in management and patient communication / Thao-Ly Tam Phan and Lloyd N. Werk --
16. Cultural considerations for effective obesity prevention and intervention / Kimberly C. Avila Edwards, Amelie G. Ramirez, and Ashley E. Weedn --
17. Patient, practice, and hospital advocacy / Amy R. Beck, Sarah E. Hampl, Sandra G. Hassink --
18. community resources for childhood obesity / H. Mollie Grow, Kristin Kan, and Sam Wittekind --

19. Systems of care and quality improvement: guiding the care of the child with obesity / Ihuoma Eneli-Gerri and Cannon Smith --
20. National advocacy and resources for childhood obesity / Sandra G. Hassink

Covers everything from individualized patient care and comorbidities to psychosocial and behavioral factors influencing disease development, and systems-based practice. This book offers an overview of childhood obesity that addresses the assessment, prevention, and treatment of this increasingly prevalent health problem.


Obesity in children -- United States.
Obesity in children -- Treatment -- United States.
Obesity in children -- Prevention

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