Obesity Management Among Successful Supports for Patient With Heart Failure

Obesity Management Among Successful Supports for Patient With Heart Failure

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Obesity Management Among Successful Supports for Patient With Heart Failure

A multidisciplinary approach that included weight reduction through calorie restriction and diuretics, ventilation support, skin care, and rehabilitation successfully managed life-threatening right heart failure due to severe obesity in a young man with Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS). These findings from a case study highlight not only the effectiveness of such a tailored approach, but also the importance of preventing severe obesity in adults with this condition through diet and hormonal counseling from childhood, the researchers noted. The…

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