Medicine (Northern Health): Recent submissions
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Body image in older, inpatient women and the relationship to BMI, anxiety, depression, and other sociodemographic factors (WILEY, 2019-12-02)OBJECTIVES: To determine the prevalence of body image dysfunction in a cohort of older, inpatient women, and to examine any associated health or sociodemographic factors. METHODS: In this cross-sectional, observational ...
Obesity in older adults: Effect of degree of weight loss on cardiovascular markers and medications (WILEY, 2019-08-01)Obesity worsens the age-related tendency towards cardiovascular disease and diabetes. Older adults are vulnerable to medication adverse effects. Intentional weight loss in older adults with obesity has been shown to improve ...