Obesity Med Psych

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zf2010
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Obesity Med Psych
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2011-04-26 22:17:36
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Obesity Med Psych
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  1. Overweight
    Excess body weight
  2. Obesity
    excess body fat
  3. Male vs. female obesity standards
    • Male - >22%
    • Female - >32%
  4. BMI cutoffs
    • Normal 18.5-24.9
    • Overweight 25-29.9
    • Obese I 30-34.9
    • Obese II 35-39.9
    • Obese III 40+
  5. Waist to hip ratio cutoffs
    • >0.85 for women
    • >1.0 for men
  6. Waist circumference health risks
    • women - 35 in
    • men - 40 in
  7. Demographics at risk
    • 40-59 years old
    • Women more than men
    • Black, hispanic women
    • Lower socioeconomic status
  8. Metabolic syndrome
    • Waist greater than 35/40 women/men
    • Blood triglycerides > 150 mg/dL
    • HDL < 40 (men), < 50 (women)
    • Hypertensive
    • Fasting glucose 110 or higher
  9. Framingham criteria
    Assess risk for heart failure

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