- Obesity in South AfricaM T van der Merwe
University of the Witwatersrand and Johannesburg General Hospital, South Africa
Obes Rev 7:315-22. 2006..A new framework for research is also emerging as we begin to define the factors underlying the impact of ethnicity on obesity...
- Association between HIV replication and serum leptin levels: an observational study of a cohort of HIV-1-infected South African womenLivio Azzoni
The Wistar Institute, Philadelphia, PA, USA
J Int AIDS Soc 13:33. 2010..Advanced HIV infection can result in lipoatrophy and wasting, even in the absence of ongoing opportunistic infections, suggesting that HIV may directly affect adipose tissue amount and distribution...
- Psychological correlates of obesity in womenM T van der Merwe
Department of Endocrinology and Molecular and Metabolic Research Unit, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, Republic of South Africa
Int J Obes (Lond) 31:S14-8; discussion S31-2. 2007..Individualised antiobesity drug therapy may be required depending on the patient's psychological characteristics...