Drug and Surgical Treatment of Obesity

Karen Overstreet, Roy, Heli J., Greenway, Frank  |  3/17/2006 2:49:06 AM

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In carefully selected patients, appropriate drug or surgical treatment can augment low-calorie diet, physical activity and behavior therapy in weight loss. Weight loss drugs have been approved by the Food and Drug Administration for both short- and long-term use. Types of medicines and surgery treatments are discussed. (PDF Format Only)
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