The role of conservative treatment in morbid obesity (minireview)

Research article: The role of conservative treatment in morbid obesity (minireview)
Author (s): E.A. Abdinov

Azerbaijan Medical University, 23 Bakikhanov Str., Baku AZ 1022, Azerbaijan 

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Received: October 30, 2020; Received in revised form: March 21, 2021; Accepted: May 03, 2021 


The article analyzes the treatment of long-term weight increment, morbid obesity and non-alcoholic steatohepatosis of the liver through medication, diet, lifestyle changes, and physical activity. An analysis of the literary data suggests that at morbid obesity, lifestyle changes, increased physical activity, different diets, or medications do not provide a basis for complete cure of the disease. After stopping taking both drugs and cures to reduce body weight, it begins to increase again. 

Keywords: Body weight, morbid obesity, diet, drug treatment


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