Chapter 14. Management of Diabesity in Primary Care: A Multidisciplinary Approach

  1. Anthony H. Barnett Professor of Medicine and Consultant Physician2 and
  2. Sudhesh Kumar Professor of Medicine3
  1. Ian W. Campbell

Published Online: 7 FEB 2006

DOI: 10.1002/0470011106.ch14

Obesity and Diabetes

Obesity and Diabetes

How to Cite

Campbell, I. W. (2004) Management of Diabesity in Primary Care: A Multidisciplinary Approach, in Obesity and Diabetes (eds A. H. Barnett and S. Kumar), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470011106.ch14

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Dept of Medicine/Diabetes/Endocrinology, Birmingham Heartlands Hospital, Birmingham, UK

  2. 3

    Diabetes & Metabolism, Warwick Medical School, University of Warwick, Coventry CV4 7AL, UK

Author Information

  1. Park House Medical Centre, 61 Burton Road, Carlton, Nottingham NG4 3DQ, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 FEB 2006
  2. Published Print: 17 APR 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470848982

Online ISBN: 9780470011102



  • Prevalence of Obesity in Primary Care

  • Current Approach to Diabetes Care in Primary Care

  • Early Treatment with Hypoglycaemic Agents

  • Integrating Obesity Management with Diabetes

  • A Multidisciplinary Approach

  • Dietary Treatment of Diabetes

  • Clinical Assessment

  • Treatment Groups

  • Physical Activity

  • Behavioural Change

  • Use of Medication to Aid Weight Loss in Primary Care

  • Summary

  • References