Lifestyle Medicine A Manual for Clinical Practice /

Lifestyle – the manner in which people live – is fundamental to health, wellness, and prevention of disease. It follows that attention to lifestyle is critically important to effective and successful health care. But here’s the challenge: health care professionals receive very little, if any, formal...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Mechanick, Jeffrey I., Kushner, Robert F.
Format: Electronic
Language: English
Published: Cham : Springer International Publishing : 2016.
Edition: 1st ed. 2016.
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Table of Contents:
  • Why Lifestyle Medicine?.- The importance of Healthy Living and Defining Lifestyle Medicine
  • Communication and Behavioral Change Tools: A Primer for Lifestyle Medicine Counseling
  • Paradigms of Lifestyle Medicine and Wellness.- Composite Risk Scores.- Clinical Assessment of Lifestyle and Behavioral Factors During Weight Loss Treatment.- Anthropometrics and Body Composition.- Physical Activity Measures.- Metabolic Profiles - Based on the 2013 Prevention Guidelines.- The Chronic Care Model and the Transformation of Primary Care
  • Guidelines for Healthy Eating.- A Review of Commercial and Proprietary Weight Loss Programs
  • Physical Activity Programs.- Behavior Modification and Cognitive Therapy.- Treating Tobacco Use in Clinical Practice.- Alcohol Use and Management
  • Sleep Management.- Integrative Medicine.- Transcultural Applications to Lifestyle Medicine.- Community Engagement and Networks: Leveraging Partnerships to Improve Lifestyle
  • Lifestyle Therapy as Medicine for the Treatment of Obesity.- Lifestyle Therapy for Diabetes Mellitus
  • Lifestyle Therapy in the Management of Cardiometabolic Risk: Diabetes Prevention, Hypertension, and Dyslipidemia.- Cancer.- LIFESTYLE MEDICINE FOR THE PREVENTION AND TREATMENT OF DEPRESSION.- Promoting Healthy Lifestyle Behaviors in Patients with Persistent Pain.- Forestalling Age-Related Brain Disorders.- Chronic Kidney Disease.- Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and steatohepatitis
  • Gastroenterology Disease and Lifestyle Medicine.- Lifestyle Medicine and Chronic Pulmonary Disease
  • Lifestyle Medicine and HIV-infected patients.