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Assessment and management of severely obese children and adolescents
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    The lost children

    Wright and Wales highlight the issues of childhood obesity but there is a lack of clear guidance on who should deal with it. The suggestion to " opportunistically discuss a childs weight" is easier said than done. Whose responsibility is it ? There is little immediate consequence if it is not done. Obesity is rarely the presenting complaint to a doctor. So tackling obesity, in addition to the primary complaint is two co...

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