Fighting Obesity With Nutrition

Estimated time to complete session: 60 mins.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:

1. State the dietary approaches that have been shown to be most effective for weight loss. 
2. Analyze the evidence surrounding low-fat high-carbohydrate vs low-carbohydrate diets and the potential for benefit on body weight and metabolic risk.
3. Determine appropriate use of supplemental pharmacotherapy to support weight loss. 
4. Develop a multidisciplinary nutrition education plan to assist patients in making effective nutrition lifestyle changes. 

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
09/26/2021

Melissa L. Borthwick, MD – Elliot Health System, Manchester, New Hampshire

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
09/26/2021
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