E091423 Updates in Pediatric Obesity
This is a one hour recorded grand rounds presentation featuring Sarah Raatz, MD, MS.
Healthcare clinicians caring for pediatric patients and their families.
- Summarize key updates from the new AAP clinical practice guidelines on evaluation and treatment of pediatric obesity
- Recognize when patients may benefit from obesity medicine interventions beyond lifestyle modification therapy, including use of anti-obesity pharmacotherapy and metabolic and bariatric surgery
- Discuss the most recent FDA-approved medications for treatment of pediatric obesity
PRESENTER: Sarah Raatz, MD, MS
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- 1.00 ANCC
- 1.00 Attendance
- 1.00 Approved AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
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