Obesity

 
Top Content 2020: Obesity
January 08, 2021

Interviews with obesity experts, short tests of clinical and guideline knowledge, and news briefs topped the popular content on obesity on Patient Care in 2020.

To Fight Childhood Obesity, Use the Best Tools Available
December 24, 2020

Obesity affects nearly 20% of US children, impacting both current and future health. The 2020 update of the Pediatric Obesity Algorithm provides expert treatment guidance.

Bariatric Surgery May Improve COVID-19 Outcomes in Patients with Obesity
December 16, 2020

Among patients with obesity who contracted COVID-19, those with a history of bariatric surgery had significantly decreased odds of hospitalization, a new study finds.