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Ami Vyas, S. Suresh Madhavan, and Usha Sambamoorthi

March 22, 2017 . 14. Kaiser State Health Facts . Overweight and obesity rates for adults by sex, 2009 . Menlo Park, CA : Kaiser Family Foundation ; 2009 . Available at: http://www.statehealthfacts.org . Accessed April 21, 2016

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Amy A. Kirkham, Kelcey A. Bland, Holly Wollmann, Alis Bonsignore, Don C. McKenzie, Cheri Van Patten, Karen A. Gelmon, and Kristin Campbell

Institute. The Practical Guide: Identification, Evaluation, and Treatment of Overweight and Obesity in Adults. Bethesda, MD; National Institutes of Health; October 2000. NIH publication 00-4084 . 10. Pollock ML , Foster C , Schmidt D

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Crystal S. Denlinger, Robert W. Carlson, Madhuri Are, K. Scott Baker, Elizabeth Davis, Stephen B. Edge, Debra L. Friedman, Mindy Goldman, Lee Jones, Allison King, Elizabeth Kvale, Terry S. Langbaum, Jennifer A. Ligibel, Mary S. McCabe, Kevin T. McVary, Michelle Melisko, Jose G. Montoya, Kathi Mooney, Mary Ann Morgan, Tracey O’Connor, Electra D. Paskett, Muhammad Raza, Karen L. Syrjala, Susan G. Urba, Mark T. Wakabayashi, Phyllis Zee, Nicole McMillian, and Deborah Freedman-Cass

cancer survivors have significant comorbidities, smoke, are obese, and/or do not engage in physical activity. 7 Analysis of data from the National Health Interview Survey showed similar results, 8 as have other studies. 9 In addition, many survivors

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Amy A. Kirkham, Riggs J. Klika, Tara Ballard, Paul Downey, and Kristin L. Campbell

MK Joshi AV Madhavan SS Amonkar MM . Obesity and health-related quality of life: a cross-sectional analysis of the US population . Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 2003 ; 27 : 1227 – 1232 . 44. Baum-Baicker C . The psychological benefits

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Rowan T. Chlebowski, Aaron K. Aragaki, and Garnet L. Anderson

.0% vs 6.1%; P <.001). 17 Although observational studies have generally reported no excess breast cancer risk associated with estrogen plus progestin use in obese and African American women, 18 analyses in the WHI randomized trial evaluating estrogen

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Cynthia Owusu, Harvey Jay Cohen, Tao Feng, William Tew, Supriya G. Mohile, Heidi D. Klepin, Cary P. Gross, Ajeet Gajra, Stuart M. Lichtman, Arti Hurria, and on behalf of the Cancer and Aging Research Group (CARG)

. Bastard JP Maachi M Lagathu C . Recent advances in the relationship between obesity, inflammation, and insulin resistance . Eur Cytokine Netw 2006 ; 17 : 4 – 12 . 37. Chaves PH Xue QL Guralnik JM . What constitutes normal hemoglobin

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Amit G. Singal, Jorge A. Marrero, and Adam Yopp

related to its operator-dependent nature. Furthermore, the ability of ultrasound to accurately visualize the liver in patients with morbid obesity or a very nodular liver may be impaired. 27 Although a difference in detection rates according to BMI, Child

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Kahee A. Mohammed, Leslie Hinyard, Martin W. Schoen, Christian J. Geneus, Eric S. Armbrecht, Fred R. Buckhold, and Thomas E. Burroughs

for the development of VTE include advanced age, major surgery, obesity, medical comorbidities, and immobilization. 14 , 15 Risk factors for VTE in patients with cancer include the primary tumor site, receipt of chemotherapy, and presence of

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Carlos H. Barcenas, Maryam N. Shafaee, Arup K. Sinha, Akshara Raghavendra, Babita Saigal, Rashmi K. Murthy, Ashley H. Woodson, and Banu Arun

cancer and ovarian cancer (n=9) or because they were morbidly obese and thus not surgical candidates (n=2). Of these 55 patients, 3 (5%) had undergone BSO prior to genetic testing for a nonmalignant reason. The BRCA pathogenic variant carriers who did

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Dennis R. Taaffe, Robert U. Newton, Nigel Spry, David J. Joseph, and Daniel A. Galvão

; 16 : 67 – 72 . 10.1038/pcan.2012.33 29. Slentz CA , Duscha BD , Johnson JL , . Effects of the amount of exercise on body weight, body composition, and measures of central obesity: STRRIDE—a randomized controlled study . Arch Intern Med