2011

Metabolic Basis of Obesity

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ISBN: 978-1-4419-1606-8 (Print) 978-1-4419-1607-5 (Online)

Table of contents (19 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiv

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    Pages 1-23

    Principles of Human Energy Metabolism

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    Pages 25-51

    Intermediary Metabolism of Carbohydrate, Protein, and Fat

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    Pages 53-68

    Adipose Tissue Development, Structure and Function

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    Pages 69-88

    Adipokines in Health and Disease

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    Pages 89-107

    Neural Control of Feeding and Energy Homeostasis

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    Pages 109-125

    Gastrointestinal Hormones and Obesity

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    Pages 127-138

    Genes and Human Obesity

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    Pages 139-154

    Classical Hormones Linked to Obesity

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    Pages 155-173

    Inflammation and Adipose Dysfunction

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    Pages 175-198

    Insulin Resistance in the Metabolic Syndrome

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    Pages 199-217

    Pancreatic Islet β-Cell Failure in Obesity

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    Pages 219-227

    Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease and the Metabolic Syndrome

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    Pages 229-255

    Sleep, Circadian Rhythms and Metabolism

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    Pages 257-292

    Obesity and Cardiac Dysfunction

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    Pages 293-309

    Atherogenic Lipid Metabolism in Obesity

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    Pages 311-330

    Gut Microbes, Immunity, and Metabolism

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    Pages 331-341

    Impact of Obesity on Female Reproductive Health

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    Pages 343-358

    Lessons from HIV Lipodystrophy and Drug-Induced Metabolic Dysfunction

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    Pages 359-379

    Principles of Obesity Therapy

  21. Back Matter

    Pages 381-391