First- ever Obesity Treatment Breakthrough

Medical Specialty Society Offers First-ever Obesity Treatment Algorithm to physicians: "Denver, Oct 11, 2013 - Globe, Newswire"  -- In a major medical breakthrough by Society of Bariatric Physicians, the American Society of Bariatric Physicians  (ASBP) rolls out the first-ever comprehensive algorithm that navigates the physician's role in medically treating and caring for patients affected by obesity.
The ASBP Obesity Algorithm  developed and written for the Society by a group of leading obesity medicine specialists aims to give all physicians training and tools for prescribing and implementing obesity treatment plans for patients. Among these plans, changes in nutrition, exercise behavior are included. Physicians may recommend weight-loss medications or discuss surgical options for excess fat reduction.

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