Chapter 7. Management in Clinical Practice: A Patient Orientated Approach

  1. Colin Waine OBE, FRCGP, FRCPath Director of Health Programmes and Primary Care Development

Published Online: 30 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470760185.ch7

Obesity and Weight Management in Primary Care

Obesity and Weight Management in Primary Care

How to Cite

Waine, C. (2002) Management in Clinical Practice: A Patient Orientated Approach, in Obesity and Weight Management in Primary Care, Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470760185.ch7

Author Information

  1. Sunderland Health Authority, Sunderland, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632065141

Online ISBN: 9780470760185

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • medical students;
  • health professionals;
  • obesity;
  • coronary heart disease;
  • pregnant women

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Who Should be Targetted?

  • Organization of Services

  • Changing Patients' Expectations and Goals

  • Dietary Management