New Obesity Treatment Guidelines


Long-Awaited Guideline Released During ObesityWeek in Atlanta, GA (Nov. 11-16)

 

Tuesday, Nov. 12, 4:00 p.m. - New clinical treatment guidelines for overweight and obesity are coming out. Log on to the Obesity Journal to view the guidelines in full: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/oby.20660

Obesity, blood pressure and cholesterol experts - many of whom are Obesity Society leaders - have developed comprehensive treatment recommendations to help healthcare providers tailor weight-loss treatments to adult patients affected by overweight and obesity. The joint guidelines will be published in the The Obesity Society’s journal Obesity, the American Heart Association journal Circulation, and the Journal of the American College of Cardiology.

When you cite these evidence-based obesity guidelines in your research publications, use either the online or print citation:

 

Full Print Report Citation

Jensen MD, Ryan DH, Donato KA, Apovian CM, Ard JD, Comuzzie AG, Hu FB, Hubbard VS, Jakicic JM, Kushner RF, Loria CM, Millen BE, Nonas CA, Pi-Sunyer FX, Stevens J, Stevens VJ, Wadden TA, Wolfe BM, Yanovski SZ. Guidelines (2013) for managing overweight and obesity in adults. Obesity 2014;22(S2):S1-S410. 

 
Online Citation

Jensen MD, Ryan DH, Donato KA, Apovian CM, Ard JD, Comuzzie AG, Hu FB, Hubbard VS, Jakicic JM, Kushner RF, Loria CM, Millen BE, Nonas CA, Pi-Sunyer FX, Stevens J, Stevens VJ, Wadden TA, Wolfe BM, Yanovski SZ. Guidelines (2013) for managing overweight and obesity in adults. Obesity 2014;22(S2):S1-S410. Published online before print November 12, 2013. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/oby.20660

 

Jensen MD, Ryan DH, Donato KA, Apovian CM, Ard JD, Comuzzie AG, Hu FB, Hubbard VS, Jakicic JM, Kushner RF, Loria CM, McMurry KY, Millen BE, Nonas CA, Pi-Sunyer FX, Stevens J, Stevens VJ, Wadden TA, Wolfe BM, Yanovski SZ. 2013 AHA/ACC/TOS guideline for the man- agement of overweight and obesity in adults: a report of the American College of Cardiol- ogy/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines and The Obesity Soci- ety. Obesity 2013. Published online before print November 12, 2013. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/oby.20660

 

Jensen MD, Ryan DH, Donato KA, Apovian CM, Ard JD, Comuzzie AG, Hu FB, Hubbard VS, Ja- kicic JM, Kushner RF, Loria CM, McMurry KY, Millen BE, Nonas CA, Pi-Sunyer FX, Stevens J, Ste- vens VJ, Wadden TA, Wolfe BM, Yanovski SZ. 2013 AHA/ACC/TOS guideline for the manage- ment of overweight and obesity in adults: a report of the American College of Cardiology/ American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines and The Obesity Society. Obesity 2013. 21(S3).

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