Browsing UNM Health Sciences Center by Subject "Obesity"
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Review the challenges in measuring weight gain in pediatric obesity research. • Examine challenges around defining & measuring weight gain. • Review author’s research with children & adolescents who gain weight while ...
[2010-05-01] A Concept Analysis of Obesity in Children The current prevalence of childhood obesity in the US is 16% and projections for the year 2030 are that approximately 30% of children and adolescents will be obese.
[2009-08-21] Obesity Doesn't Make Breast Hot or Blue Background: Sentinel lymph node (SLN) mapping and biopsy have become the standard of care for axillary staging of a breast cancer patient. Higher rate of use has led to the identification of an absolute failure rate and a ...
[2010-05-01] A Sample of Rural and Global Health Issues The challenges faced by local, national, and global communities in an ever-changing world have continued to grow as we complete the first decade of the 21st century. The doctoral students writing this book undertook the ...