Obesity remains underdiagnosed and undertreated1
Only 55% of people with obesity receive a formal diagnosis, and even fewer receive long-term obesity care1
Diagnosing your patients with obesity using the following protocols recommended by AACE/ACE2:
aOr <23 kg/m2 in certain ethnicities with waist circumference below regional/ethnic cutoffs.
Risk Assessment Tool
This educational tool with help you determine your patients’ risk for developing certain complications.
Access clinical practice guidelines for the management of obesity.
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1. Kaplan LM, Golden A, Jinnett K, et al. Perceptions of barriers to effective obesity care: results from the National ACTION Study. Obesity. 2018;26(1):61-69.
2. Garvey WT, Mechanick JI, Brett EM, et al. American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists and American College of Endocrinology comprehensive clinical practice guidelines for medical care of patients with obesity. Endocr Pract. 2016;22 Suppl 3:1-203.