Get 20M+ Full-Text Papers For Less Than $1.50/day. Start a 14-Day Trial for You or Your Team.

Learn More →

La obesidad en la infancia.

La obesidad en la infancia. The author classifies obesity in children into two large groups: (a) simple obesity, due to constitution or alimentation (exogenous), and (b) obesity accompanied with other disorders, such as pituitary, genital, suprarenal, and thyroid deficiency. These phases are discussed in detail by means of case histories, tables, and graphs. Various forms of treatment are analyzed, and a chapter is devoted to prophylaxis. This is a well organized and readable little volume written in Spanish. An excellent biography is included. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png American journal of diseases of children American Medical Association

La obesidad en la infancia.

American journal of diseases of children , Volume 84 (1) – Jul 1, 1952

La obesidad en la infancia.

Abstract


The author classifies obesity in children into two large groups: (a) simple obesity, due to constitution or alimentation (exogenous), and (b) obesity accompanied with other disorders, such as pituitary, genital, suprarenal, and thyroid deficiency. These phases are discussed in detail by means of case histories, tables, and graphs. Various forms of treatment are analyzed, and a chapter is devoted to prophylaxis.
This is a well organized and readable little volume written in...
Loading next page...
 
/lp/american-medical-association/la-obesidad-en-la-infancia-WYZsxi8V6W
Publisher
American Medical Association
Copyright
Copyright © 1952 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved. Applicable FARS/DFARS Restrictions Apply to Government Use.
ISSN
0096-8994
eISSN
1538-3628
DOI
10.1001/archpedi.1952.02050010156023
Publisher site
See Article on Publisher Site

Abstract

The author classifies obesity in children into two large groups: (a) simple obesity, due to constitution or alimentation (exogenous), and (b) obesity accompanied with other disorders, such as pituitary, genital, suprarenal, and thyroid deficiency. These phases are discussed in detail by means of case histories, tables, and graphs. Various forms of treatment are analyzed, and a chapter is devoted to prophylaxis. This is a well organized and readable little volume written in Spanish. An excellent biography is included.

Journal

American journal of diseases of childrenAmerican Medical Association

Published: Jul 1, 1952

There are no references for this article.