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Pathways to Obesity and Main Roads to Recovery $270.00
Editors: Piergiuseppe Vinai (GNOSIS, Cuneo, Italy)
Book Description:
The similar body images of obese patients frequently hide psycho-pathological and medical differences needing different therapeutic approaches. A group of experts in the field focus on recent findings and future perspectives on onset mechanisms and therapeutic strategies for obesity treatment. This book presents research data on the genetic, endocrinological, psychological and familial factors that can induce obesity. Also presented is a medical and psychological assessment of obese patients, a sort of flow chart useful in discriminate different “obesities”, including a list of instruments useful to find out medical and psychological diseases frequently related to obesity. (Imprint: Nova Biomedical Press)

Table of Contents:


Chapter 1. Dealing with an overfed world
(Giovanni Maria Ruggiero, Studi Cognitivi post graduate psychotherapy school Milan)

Chapter 2. The genetics of obesity
(Federica Tozzi,University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA; Andréa Poyastro Pinheiro, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil)

Chapter 3. Neuroendocrine influences on appetite and obesity
(Susan Carnell, Charlisa D. Gibson, Leora Benson, St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY; Allan Geliebter, Institute of Human Nutrition, Columbia University, New York, NY; Marci E. Gluck, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institute of Health, Phoenix, AZ)

Chapter 4. Psychiatric, psychological, & familial parameters in childhood obesity.
(Daniel Stein, The Chaim Sheba Medical Center; Tel Hashomer, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel, Marci E. Gluck, Yael Latzer, DSc, Eating Disorders Clinic, Psychiatric Division, Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel; Laurel Edmunds,et al. Bristol Royal Hospital for Children, Bristol, UK )

Chapter 5. Emotions becoming food: the binge eating disorder
(Piergiuseppe Vinai, GNOSIS, No profit research Group Cuneo, Studi Cognitivi post graduate psychotherapy school research group. Milan; Patrizia Todisco, Villa Margherita Eating disorders Unit Vicenza )

Chapter 6. The night eating syndrome
(Piergiuseppe Vinai, Gabriella Carpegna, Paola Vallauri, et al., GNOSIS: no profit research group. Cuneo; Studi Cognitivi Post Graduate Psychotherapy Cognitive School research group, Milan, Italy)

Chapter 7. Sleep related eating disorder
(Mauro Manconi, Matteo Mario Anelli, Department of Neuroscience, Scientific Institute and University Ospedale San Raffaele, Milan, Italy)

Chapter 8. Assessment of obese patients
(Piergiuseppe Vinai, Silvia Cardetti, Gabriella Carpegna, et al. GNOSIS: no profit research group, Cuneo; Studi Cognitivi Post Graduate Psychotherapy Cognitive School research group, Milan, Italy)

Chapter 9. Selecting and preparing patients for bariatric surgery: the preoperative psychological consultation
(Anthony N. Fabricatore, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine; Joseph A. Giorgio, M.A. La Salle University )

Chapter 10. Psychosocial contribution and prevention of childhood obesity
(Yael Latzer, DSc, Eating Disorders Clinic, Psychiatric Division, Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel, affiliated The Faculty of Social Welfare & Health Sciences, Haifa University, Haifa, Israel; Daniel Stein, Edmond and Lily Safra Children’s Hospital, The Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel)

Chapter 11. Improving healthy eating habits and daily physical activity
(Sabrina Guidi, Ville Turina e Amione clinic, San Maurizio Canavese, Turin, Italy)

Chapter 12. Dieting
(Anna Tagliabue, Department of Health Sciences, Human Nutrition and Eating Disorders Research Centre, University of Pavia)

Chapter 13. Self-help
(Ilyse Dobrow DiMarco, American Institute for Cognitive Therapy, New York)

Chapter 14. Cognitive-behavioral treatment (cbt) for obesity
(Jennifer R. Shapiro, Santech, Inc., La Jolla, CA.; Cynthia M. Bulik, University of North Carolina, Department of Psychiatry, Chapel Hill, NC)

Chapter 15. Pharmacotherapy
(Roberta Situlin, Clinical Medicine & Medical Therapy Units, Hospital of Cattinara, University of Trieste)

Chapter 16. Bariatric surgery: indications and procedures
(Luca Busetto, Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padova, Italy )

Chapter 17. Treatment Of Binge Eating Disorder
(James E. Mitchell, Neuropsychiatric Research Institute University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Science; Kristine Steffen, Neuropsychiatric Research Institute University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Science)

Chapter 18. Treatment of night eating syndrome
(Kelly C. Allison, Center for Weight and Eating Disorders, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA; Amy Sgrenci Langsam, LaSalle University, Philadelphia, PA, USA).

Chapter 19. Sleep related eating disorder: relationship to amnesia and a review of its treatment
(Michael J Howell, Department of Neurology, Department of Medicine University of Minnesota; Carlos H Schenck, Department of Psychiatry , University of Minnesota)

Chapter 20. Obesity and its treatment in persons with mental illness
(Jennifer D. Lundgren and; Melisa V. Rempfer, University of Missouri-Kansas City)

Chapter 21. Neurosurgery in the treatment of obesity
(Casey H. Halpern, Ephraim Church, John A. Wolf, et al., Departments of Psychiatry, Weight and Eating disorder ,Neurosurgery , University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine Philadelphia, PA, USA)


      Nutrition and Diet Research Progress
   Binding: ebook
   Pub. Date: 2011 1st quarter
   Pages: 7 x 10 (NBC - C)
   ISBN: 978-1-61209-474-8
   Status: AV
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