In examining three evidence-based obesity management guidelines – AHA/ACC/TOS, AACE/ACE and OMA, the study found that the majority of physicians had moderate or high adherence to recommendations in these guidelines. The study determined concordance by matching treatment services offered by the physicians with services recommended by each organization. Guideline-recommended treatments have been associated with clinically significant weight loss in clinical trials.
Most recent ABOM certification exam results are in and now more than 4K physicians are certified in obesity medicine.
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More than 1,000 physicians have applied to take the 2020 obesity medicine certification exam.
Dr. Arya Sharma named 2019 winner of ABOM Master Award.