This laminated card will help practitioners start conversations about weight management with overweight or obese patients. It provides tips for setting an effective tone for communication, how to assess your patient’s motivation and readiness to lose weight, and how to build a partnership with patients. It also includes a quick, at-a-glance chart for classifying your patient’s health risks.
Item No.: 02-5211
Availability: PDF (53 kb) | Print (Information about file types)
Format: NHLBI produced publications : Color
Page Count: 4 pages
Subject: Obesity and Physical Activity-Aim for a Healthy Weight
Audience: Health Professionals
Size: 6in. X 9 in.
Date of Publication: 2002