- Willingness for weight loss intervention among overweight and obese inpatientsKelley N Wachsberg
Division of Hospital Medicine, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
South Med J 104:397-400. 2011..To determine whether overweight and obese inpatients are receptive to weight-loss interventions while hospitalized and whether interest in weight-loss intervention correlates with accurate self-perception of weight...
- Inpatient obesity intervention with postdischarge telephone follow-up: A randomized trialKelley N Wachsberg
Division of Hospital Medicine, Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois
J Hosp Med 9:515-20. 2014..Obesity-related comorbidities frequently contribute to acute illness. Obesity interventions during hospitalization are not often utilized but may be effective...
- 24-h core temperature in obese and lean men and womenMindy E Hoffmann
Northwestern Comprehensive Center on Obesity and Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:1585-90. 2012..4 °C warmer than men (P < 0.0001). These data indicate that obesity is not associated with a lower core temperature but that women have a higher core temperature than men at rest, during sleep, during exercise, and after meals...