Recommendations Unveiled for Obesity Screening & Management | News Brief

The United States Preventive Services Task Force has release a recommendation statement on screening for obesity and managing the condition in adults. Available for free at http://annals.org, the statement recommends that all adults be screened for obesity. It provides information on the benefits and harms of screening and primary care-feasible or referable non-surgical weight-loss interventions.

Abstract: Annals of Internal Medicine, September 4, 2012.




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