How my patient lost 10% of body weight

Treatment uses hormone analogue to regulate hunger and satiety



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The Case

Mrs Jones works full time and developed cardiovascular disease at the age of 55 consistent with her family history of early cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes.

Presenting condition and symptoms

Mrs Jones is motivated to lose additional weight after having success (6% weight loss) following changes to her diet and increasing her exercise. Mrs Jones’ weight has plateaued and she would like to reduce her risk of cardio-metabolic disease by losing additional weight.

Medical History