Canadian Obesity Practice Guidelines: Takeaways for HCPs

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The Canadian Adult Obesity Clinical Practice Guidelines (CPGs) provide a much-needed evidence and experience-based, patient-centered framework for healthcare professionals, patients and policy makers. They represent the first comprehensive update to Canadian obesity guidelines since 2007, and perhaps the most extensive review of published evidence conducted in obesity worldwide to date. Here’s our summary of what we…

The Canadian Adult Obesity Clinical Practice Guidelines: Why They’re A Big Deal

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By: Ansley Dalbo On Tuesday, August 4, the Canadian Medical Association Journal published a summary of the long-awaited Canadian Adult Obesity Clinical Practice Guidelines, which were developed by Obesity Canada and the Canadian Association of Bariatric Physicians and Surgeons. The guidelines themselves are composed of 19 chapters (that can be seen here) covering topics ranging…

The Adult Canadian Obesity Guidelines Recap

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By Madeleine Ortiz The Canadian Adult Obesity Clinical Practice Guidelines (CPGs) provide a much-needed evidence and experience-based, patient-centered framework for healthcare professionals, patients and policy makers. They represent the first comprehensive update to Canadian obesity guidelines since 2007, and perhaps the most extensive review of published evidence yet conducted in obesity worldwide.  We’ve read all…