What are the BMIs for over weight, obese, morbidly, obese, super morbid?
Overweight = 25-30
Obese = over 30
Morbidly obese = over 40
Super morbidly obese = over 50
what does obeseity increase your chances for?
if you are taking Orlistat to loose weight what do you need also?
how many calories per pound?
what are you predisposed to right after rapid weight loss?
How do you achieve the most rapid weight loss?
genetic growth hormone deficiency disease
What drugs for weight loss can give you diarrhea?
What are the definitions of metabolic syndrome?
Fasting blood glucose
Waist -men 40, women 30
Triglycerides - less than 150
HDL - men< 40, women< 50
BP - greater than 130/85
Fasting glucose > 100
MCC of obesity
excessive calorie consumption (being a fat ass)
how many calories do you require per kg of body weight?
What is the plan for obesity management?
1.) diet change and exercise
4.) Surgery (for BMI >40 and above failed)
5.) Bariatric surgery
What is the MOA of Orlistat?
Take with meals to block the absorption of fat
What are the benefits of liposuction?
decreased waist circumference is only beneficial metabolic effect
What is the NIH indication for bariatric surgery?
BMI greater then 40 or greater than 35 with significant cormobidities
patients typically loose about 40 Kg