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Title Maternal obesity [electronic resource] / edited by Matthew W. Gillman, Lucilla Poston.
Publication Info. Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2012.
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Description 1 online resource.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Demography of obesity / Maria Regina Torloni, Ana Pilar BetrĂ¡n, and Mario Merialdi -- Determinants of obesity / Cuilin Zhang and Frank B. Hu -- Obesity and fertility / Jorge E. Chavarro and Thomas L. Toth -- Maternal outcomes in obese pregnancies / Eugene Oteng-Ntim and Pat Doyle -- Potential mechanisms contributing to gestational diabetes and pre-eclampsia in the obese woman / Naveed Sattar and Dilys J. Freeman -- Fetal and infant outcomes in obese pregnancies / Ruth Bell, Peter W.G. Tennant, and Judith Rankin -- Obesity in pregnancy and mental health / Louise M. Howard and Helen Croker -- Long-term consequences of obesity in pregnancy for the mother / Andrea Deierlein and Anna Maria Siega-Riz -- Long-term consequences of maternal obesity and gestational weight gain for offspring obesity and cardiovascular risk : intrauterine or shared familial mechanisms / Abigail Fraser and Debbie A. Lawlor -- Influences of maternal obesity on the health of the offspring : a review of animal models / Lucilla Poston, Paul D. Taylor, and Peter Nathanielsz --
Developmental origins of obesity : energy-balance pathways -- appetite : the role of developmental plasticity of the hypothalamus / Sebastien G. Bouret -- Adipose tissue development and its potential contribution to later obesity / Shalini Ojha, Helen Budge, and Michael E. Symonds -- Maternal diet and nutritional status and risk of obesity in the child : the role of epigenetic mechanisms / Melissa A. Suter and Kjersti Aagaard-Tillery -- Intervention strategies to improve outcome in obese pregnancies : focus on gestational weight gain / Emily Oken and Matthew W. Gillman -- Intervention strategies to improve outcome in obese pregnancies : insulin resistance and gestational diabetes / Scott M. Nelson and Lucilla Poston -- Intervention strategies to improve outcome in obese pregnancies : micronutrients and dietary supplements / Lisa M. Bodnar and Meredith S. Parrott -- Pre-pregnancy bariatric surgery : improved fertility and pregnancy outcome / Roland G. Devlieger and Isabelle Guelinck -- Clinical management of obesity in pregnancy / Carolyn Chiswick and Fiona C. Denison -- Public health policies relating to obesity in childbearing women / Kathleen M. Rasmussen.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Obesity.
Pregnancy -- Complications.
Pregnancy Complications.
Added Author Gillman, Matthew W.
Poston, Lucilla.
Ebooks Corporation
Related To Print version: Maternal obesity. Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2012 9781107003965 (DLC) 2012011809
ISBN 9781139525763 (electronic bk.)
113952576X (electronic bk.)
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