Pediatric Obesity

Etiology, Pathogenesis, and Treatment

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ISBN: 978-1-60327-873-7 (Print) 978-1-60327-874-4 (Online)

Table of contents (31 chapters)

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  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

  2. The Obesity Epidemic: A Global Perspective

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      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-11

      Global Dynamics in Childhood Obesity: Reflections on a Life of Work in the Field

  3. The Neuroendocrine Perspective: The Control of Appetite and Energy Expenditure

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      Pages 13-13

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      Pages 15-32

      The Neuroendocrine Control of Energy Balance

  4. The Genetics of Childhood Obesity

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      Pages 33-33

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      Pages 35-45

      Monogenic Obesity

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      Pages 47-64

      Syndromic Obesity

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      Pages 65-73

      Polygenic Obesity

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      Pages 75-89

      Racial Differences in Childhood Obesity: Pathogenesis and Complications

  5. Pre- and Perinatal Determinants of Childhood Obesity

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      Pages 91-91

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      Pages 93-102

      Maternal Determinants of Childhood Obesity: Weight Gain, Smoking, and Breastfeeding

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      Pages 103-112

      Intrauterine Growth Retardation

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      Pages 113-122

      Gestational Diabetes

  6. The Roles of Diet and Energy Expenditure in Obesity Pathogenesis

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 123-123

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      Pages 125-135

      The Role of Diet

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      Pages 137-151

      Energy Expenditure in Children: The Role of NEAT

  7. Metabolic Complications of Childhood Obesity

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 153-153

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      Pages 155-162

      Childhood Obesity and the Regulation of Growth, Thyroid Function, Sexual Development, and Calcium Homeostasis

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      Pages 163-174

      Pathogenesis of Insulin Resistance and Glucose Intolerance in Childhood Obesity

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      Pages 175-199

      Pathogenesis and Management of Dyslipidemia in Obese Children

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      Pages 201-222

      Fatty Liver Disease

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      Pages 223-239

      Pathogenesis of Hypertension and Renal Disease in Obesity

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      Pages 241-252

      Sleep-Disordered Breathing and Sleep Duration in Childhood Obesity

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      Pages 253-263

      The Long-Term Metabolic Complications of Childhood Obesity

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      Pages 265-278

      Childhood Obesity, Atherogenesis, and Adult Cardiovascular Disease

  8. Treatment of Childhood Obesity: Lifestyle Intervention

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 279-279

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      Pages 281-301

      Family-Based Behavioral Interventions

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