Suggested Reading - Obesity

-- Contributed by Dr. Ganesh Jevalikar.

The section presents some informative set of papers to further enrich your knowledge in the field. The links will open in separate window.

  • Insulin resistance in children: consensus, perspective, and future directions.
    Levy-Marchal C, Arslanian S, Cutfield W, Sinaiko A, Druet C, Marcovecchio ML, Chiarelli F; ESPE-LWPES-ISPAD-APPES-APEG-SLEP-JSPE; Insulin Resistance in Children Consensus Conference Group.
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2010 Dec;95(12):5189-98.
  • IAP national task force for Childhood Prevention of Adult Diseases: Childhood obesity
    Bhave S, Bavdekar A, Otiv M; IAP National Task Force for Childhood Prevention of Adult Diseases: Childhood Obesity
    Indian Pediatr. 2004 Jun; 41(6):559-75
  • Recommendations for Prevention of Childhood Obesity
    Matthew M. Davis, Bonnie Gance-Cleveland, Sandra Hassink, Rachel Johnson, Gilles
    Pediatrics 2007;120;S229-S253
  • Assessment of Child and Adolescent Overweight and Obesity
    Nancy F. Krebs, John H. Himes, Dawn Jacobson, Theresa A. Nicklas, Patricia
    Pediatrics 2007;120;S193-S228
  • Expert Committee Recommendations Regarding the Prevention, Assessment, and Treatment of Child and Adolescent Overweight and Obesity: Summary Report
    Sarah E. Barlow and and the Expert Committee
    Pediatrics 2007;120;S164-S192