Book 2013

Disabling Obesity

From Determinants to Health Care Models


ISBN: 978-3-642-35971-2 (Print) 978-3-642-35972-9 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-20

    An Up-to-Date Vision on the Aetiology and on the Epidemiology of Obesity and Morbid Obesity

  3. Chapter

    Pages 21-38

    Physiological Bases of Physical Limitations During Exercise

  4. Chapter

    Pages 39-53

    Biomechanics of Basic Activities

  5. Chapter

    Pages 55-76

    The Obesity-Related Disability

  6. Chapter

    Pages 77-106

    Critical Aspects in Nursing

  7. Chapter

    Pages 107-124

    Effectiveness of Multidisciplinary Inpatient and Outpatient Rehabilitation on Functional Outcomes in Obese Patients with Orthopedic Comorbidities

  8. Chapter

    Pages 125-142

    Cardiac Rehabilitation

  9. Chapter

    Pages 143-159

    Respiratory Rehabilitation, Work Capacity, and Sleep-Related Disorders in Obesity

  10. Chapter

    Pages 161-182

    Psychological Aspects and Rehabilitation Protocols

  11. Chapter

    Pages 183-197

    Psychiatric Aspects

  12. Chapter

    Pages 199-220

    Principles and Protocols in Nutritional Rehabilitation

  13. Chapter

    Pages 221-231

    Bariatric Surgery: Current Techniques and Results

  14. Chapter

    Pages 233-248

    Disability in the Post-Obese Bariatric Patient: Old and New Problems

  15. Chapter

    Pages 249-267

    Aesthetic Rehabilitation After Bariatric Surgery

  16. Chapter

    Pages 269-284

    New Technologies for Improving the Psychological Treatment

  17. Chapter

    Pages 285-299

    Chronic Care Models for Obesity Management

  18. Back Matter

    Pages 301-304