ISBN-10:
149872065X
ISBN-13:
9781498720656
Pub. Date:
10/26/2016
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Childhood Obesity: Causes, Consequences, and Intervention Approaches / Edition 1

Childhood Obesity: Causes, Consequences, and Intervention Approaches / Edition 1

by Michael I. Goran

Hardcover

View All Available Formats & Editions
Current price is , Original price is $180.0. You
Select a Purchase Option
  • purchase options
    $125.80 $180.00 Save 30% Current price is $125.8, Original price is $180. You Save 30%.
  • purchase options

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781498720656
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 10/26/2016
Pages: 524
Product dimensions: 7.10(w) x 10.00(h) x 1.30(d)

About the Author

Michael I. Goran is a professor of preventive medicine and pediatrics at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles. He is also the founding director of the USC Childhood Obesity Research Center and holds the Dr. Robert C and Veronica Atkins Endowed Chair in Childhood Obesity and Diabetes. In addition, he serves as co-director of the USC Diabetes and Obesity Research Institute. He received his PhD from the University of Manchester in the UK. His work focuses on understanding the metabolic and nutritional factors linking obesity to increased disease risk during growth and development and using this information as a basis for developing interventions for prevention and risk reduction. He has published more than 300 peer-reviewed scientific articles and reviews and is the co-editor of the Handbook of Pediatric Obesity.

Table of Contents

EPIDEMIOLOGY OF CHILDHOOD OBESITY IN DIFFERENT POPULATIONS


Epidemiology of Childhood Obesity and Associated Risk Factors: An Overview
Alison E. Field


Racial and Ethnic Disparities In Prevalence And Risk Factors For Childhood Obesity
Claudia Toledo-Coral


Global Perspectives Of Childhood Obesity: Prevalence, Contributing Factors and Prevention
Youfa Wang


Economic Considerations in Childhood Obesity
John Cawley and Ashlesha Datar


Assessment of Body Composition and Fat Distribution in Infants, Children and Adolescents
Elizabeth M Widen and Dympna Gallagher

NUTRITIONAL FACTORS CONTRIBUTING TO CHILDHOOD OBESITY


The Influence Of Daily Eating Patterns On Weight Status: A Review Of The Evidence On Breakfast Consumption, Snacking, And Eating Frequency
Stacy A. Blondin and Christina D. Economos


Portion sizes in Childhood Obesity
Katherine Keller, Tanja Kral and Jennifer Fisher

Role Of Satiety Responsiveness In Childhood Obesity
Myles S Faith, SUNY Buffalo and Adam C Danley


Food Reward and Appetite Regulation in Children
Kathleen A Page


Food Reinforcement and Childhood Obesity
Katelyn A Carr, Tinuke Oluyomi Daniel, and Leonard H Epstein


Breastfeeding And Infant Obesity
David Fields

INDIVIDUAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS CONTRIBUTING TO AND/OR ASSOCIATED WITH CHILDHOOD OBESITY


Prenatal Risk Factors for Childhood Obesity
Suzanne Phelan & Alison Ventura, California Polytechnic State University. San Luis Obispo, CA


Genetics of Childhood Obesity
Sani M. Roy, Patrick C. Hanley, Jennifer Kelley, Shana E. McCormack and Struan F.A. Grant


Childhood Obesity - Epigenetic Factors
Keith M Godfrey, Karen A. Lillycrop and Robert Murray


Parent and Family-Level Factors Associated with Childhood Obesity
Kyung E Rhee and Kerri N Boutelle


Social Networks and Childhood Obesity
Kayla de la Haye and Sarah-Jeanne Salvy


Role of the Built Environment in Childhood Obesity
Deborah Cohen


Influence of Stress On Obesity Development In Children
Sydney O’Connor, Eleanor Tate and Genevieve Fridlund Dunton


Early Toxicant Exposures and Development Of Obesity In Childhood
Yun Liu and Karen E Peterson


Impact of Environmental Obesogens: Focus on Mechanisms Linking to Childhood Obesity
Bassem M Shoucri and Bruce Blumberg


Potential Role of the Gut Microbiome in the Development of Childhood Obesity
Christopher Mullan and Jacob E Friedman


Adipose Tissue Development
Michael E Symonds, Shalini Ojha and Helen Budge

BEHAVIORAL AND METABOLIC CONSEQUENCES OF CHILDHOOD OBESITY


Self-Esteem And Quality Of Life In Childhood Obesity
Andrew Hill


Childhood Obesity: Implications for Neurocognitive Functioning
Ashley A Martin, Sara L Hargrave and Terry L Davidson


Insulin Resistance and Type 2 Diabetes in Pediatric Populations
Nicola Santoro and Sonia Caprio


Pediatric Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease – Recent Advances in Diagnostics and Emerging Therapeutics
Elizabeth L. Yu, MD, Kimberly P. Newton, MD, Jonathan A. Africa, MD and Jeffrey B. Schwimmer, MD


Sleep Outcomes and Childhood Obesity
Kristie R Ross and Susan Redline

TREATMENT AND PREVENTION OF CHILDHOOD OBESITY


Family-Based Behavioral Treatment for Childhood Obesity
Dorothy J. Van Buren, Katherine N. Balantekin, Sara D. McMullin, and Denise E. Wilfley


Advances in Pharmacological Treatment of Pediatric Obesity
Ovidiu A. Galescu and Jack A. Yanovski


Surgical Treatment of Adolescent Obesity
Andrew James Beamish and Torsten Olbers


Physical Activity Interventions for Treatment and Prevention of Childhood Obesity
Bernard Gutin, and Scott Owens


Life Course Approach to the Prevention of Childhood Obesity
Regien Biesma and Mark Hanson


Early Life Interventions for Childhood Obesity Prevention
Paige K Berger and Leann L Birch


Home/Family-Based Strategies for Prevention of Obesity in Infancy and Early Childhood
Sarah-Jeanne Salvy and Kayla de la Haye


Community and School-Based Interventions for Childhood Obesity
Noe C. Crespo and John P Elder


Targeting Reduction in Consumption of Added Sugars for Addressing Childhood Obesity: Translating Research to Clinical Practice
Cara B Ebbeling and Melissa Gallagher Landry


Lifestyle Interventions for the Prevention of Type 2 Diabetes in Obese Children and Youth
Micah L Olson and Gabriel Q Shaibi


Use of Mobile Health Strategies for the Prevention and Treatment of Childhood Obesity
Cheng K Fred Wen, Brooke Bell and Donna Spruijt-Metz


Complementary and Integrative Health Strategies for Addressing Childhood Obesity
Marc Weigensberg

PUBLIC HEALTH AND POLICY BASED INTERVENTIONS


Food Advertising and Marketing Issues Relevant to Childhood Obesity
Tim Lobstein


Connecting the Dots: Translating Systems Thinking into Innovative Solutions for Childhood Obesity
Terry T-K Huang and Emily B Ferris


Food Policy for Childhood Obesity Prevention: A Global Policy Perspective
Alanna Soupen, Stefanie Vandevijvere, Hillary Tolley and Boyd Swinburn

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews