Obesity: Clinical Studies (posters)

THR-551

Bone Health in Adolescents Following Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass
Eva Gronowitz, Andrew Beamish, Torsten Olbers, Claude N Marcus, Carl-Erik Flodmark and Jovanna Dahlgren

THR-552

Obesity Paradox in Hospitalized Patients with and without Hyperglycemia and Diabetes
Anastasia-Stefania Alexopoulos, Maya Fayfman, Liping Zhao, Jeff Weaver, Lauren Buehler, Dawn Smiley, Francisco J Pasquel, Priyathama Vellanki, Jeehea Haw and Guillermo E Umpierrez

THR-553

Is a Calorie a Calorie? Metabolic Fat Balance Following Selective Isocaloric Restriction of Dietary Carbohydrate Vs. Fat in Obese Adults
Kevin D. Hall, Thomas Bemis, Robert J Brychta, Kong Chen, Amber B Courville, Stephanie Goodwin, Juen Guo, Lilian Howard, Nicolas D Knuth, Bernard V Miller III, Carla M Prado, Emma Preuschl, Mario Siervo, Monica C. Skarulis and Laura Yannai

THR-555

The Melanocortin 3 Receptor C17A + G241A Haplotype Is Associated with Lower Serum Triglycerides and Reduced Lean Mass in Obese African American Adults
Andrew Paul Demidowich, Dimitri Koutzoumis, Angela Davis, Nicket Dedhia, Robin Roberson, Ovidiu A Galescu, Joo Yun Jun, Dezmond Taylor-Douglas, Sara Anais Armaiz, Sheila M Brady and Jack Adam Yanovski

THR-556

Genome-Wide Gene Expression and DNA Methylation Profiles in Adipose Tissue from Women with and without PCOS
Milana Kokosar, Anna Benrick, Alexander Perfilyev, Emma Nilsson, Manuel Maliqueo, Carl Johan Behre, Antonina Sazonova, Charlotte Ling and Elisabet Stener-Victorin

THR-557

Prandial Downregulation of Ghrelin, GLP-1 and Insulin Levels Is Observed in Obese Individuals with Binge Eating Behavior Following Standard Meal
Sarah Anne Robert, Rohana Abdul Ghani, Suehazlyn Zainudin, Shamsul Azhar Shah, Wan Nazaimoon Wan Mohamud and Nor Azmi Kamaruddin

THR-558

In Young, Healthy Men, the Relationship Between Serum Osteocalcin Levels and Metabolic Profile Is Mediated through Fat Mass
Charlotte Verroken, Jean-Marc Kaufman, Stefan Goemaere, Kaatje Toye and Bruno Lapauw

THR-559

Validation of Human Serum Leptin Assay on Multiplex Immunoassay Platform
Loan Nguyen, Shuguang Li, Bingfang Yue and Wenzhe Li

THR-560

A Toolbox Approach for the Treatment of Obesity in Primary Care: Results of a Provider Survey Regarding Weight Loss Management
David R. Saxon, Erin Leister, Rebecca B. Speer, Hildegard Ayora, Adam G. Tsai, Elizabeth H. Kealey, Elizabeth Juarez-Colunga, Sara Bleich, Jeanne M. Clark, Kimberly A. Gudzune and Daniel H. Bessesen

THR-561

Factors Associated with Participant Retention in a Clinical, Intensive, Behavioral Weight Management Program
Amy E Rothberg, Laura N McEwen, Andrew T Kraftson, Nevin N Ajluni, Christine E Fowler, Nicole M Miller, Katherine R Zurales and William H Herman

THR-562

Obesity Group Visits: A New Approach for a Big Problem of Inner City Obesity
Adaku Ume, Petra Duran, Elizabeth Driscoll, Juan De La Cruz Mayhua, Cindy Nativi, Felicia Eugenio, Jasmine Eugenio and Theodore C Friedman

THR-563

Risk Perception of Obesity and Fast Food Behavior Among Obese Adults in Primary Care
Raphael Hulkower, Nichola Davis, Clyde Schechter and Elizabeth Walker

THR-564

Longitudinal Study of Gestational Weight Gain Across the Range of BMI
V Daniel Castracane, Lauren Hermann, Maria Aguas, Evelyn Mitchell, Andrew Tang, Robert Vasquez and William Meachum

THR-565

The Findrisc Score Helps in Assessing Diabetes Status in an Overweight or Obese Population
Abraham Stijn Meijnikman, An Verrijken, Ilse Mertens, Christophe E De Block and Luc F Van Gaal

THR-566

Decision-Making Is Reproducible and Is Associated with Changes in Body Composition over Time
Joshua Eugene Burkholder, Irene Beck, Maximilian Hohenadel, Jonathan Krakoff, Marie S Thearle and Marci Gluck

THR-567

The Association Between Weight Gain and Metabolic Syndrome Among North Korean Refugees in South Korea
Yoon Jung Kim, Sin Gon Kim, Hee Young Kim, Doo-Man Kim, Juri Park and Ho Young Son

THR-568

Ultrasonography Visceral Obesity As a Screening Method for the Diagnosis of Metabolic Syndrome
Elena Kharlamova, Julia Samoylova, Oxana Oleynik, Nadejda Suslyaeva and Vera Zavadovskaya

THR-569

Impact of Obesity on Healthcare Resource Utilization Among Medicare Advantage Members Enrolled in a Large U.S. Health Benefits Organization
Brandon T Suehs, Pravin Kamble, Joanna Huang, Mette Hammer, Boris Stevenin, Jonathan R Bouchard, Neil Wintfeld and Andrew Renda

THR-570

Impact of Obesity on Healthcare Costs Among Medicare Advantage Members Enrolled in a Large U.S. Health Benefits Organization
Pravin Kamble, Brandon T Suehs, Joanna Huang, Mette Hammer, Boris Stevenin, Jonathan R Bouchard, Neil Wintfeld and Andrew Renda

THR-571

Lower Visceral Android Fat Mass Identifies Insulin-Sensitive Overweight / Obese Women, but Not Men
Alice Tang, Katherine Thuy Trang Tonks, Nicholas Pocock, Lesley V Campbell, Don Chisholm, Dorit Samocha-Bonet and Jerry R Greenfield

THR-572

Body Composition and Development of Diabetes in a Japanese Population
Yoshimi Tatsukawa, Munechika Misumi, Young Min Kim, Michiko Yamada, Keiko Ueda, Ikuno Takahashi, Waka Ohishi and Masayasu Yoneda

THR-573

The Impact of Obesity on Clinical Outcome and Hospitalization Costs in General Surgery Patients with Hyperglycemia and Diabetes
Maya Fayfman, Lauren Buehler, Anastasia-Stefania Alexopoulos, Liping Zhao, Farnoosh Farrokhi, Jeff Weaver, Dawn Smiley, Francisco J Pasquel and Guillermo E Umpierrez

THR-575

Evaluation of 1 Mg Dexamethasone Overnight Supression Test in Patients Undergoing Bariatric Surgery
Alexandre Hohl, Jhonathan Alcides Elpo, Marcelo Fernando Ronsoni, Carina Gabriela Correa, Giovana De Nardin, Bruno da Silveira Colombo, Emerson Leonildo Marques, Cristina da Silva Schreiber de Oliveira, Marisa Helena Cesar Coral and Simone van de Sande-Lee

THR-576

Vitamin D Status in Severely Obese Subjects from the South of Brazil
Alexandre Hohl, Francielle Sordi da Veiga, Marcelo Fernando Ronsoni, Carina Gabriela Correa, Giovana De Nardin, Bruno da Silveira Colombo, Emerson Leonildo Marques, Cristina da Silva Schreiber de Oliveira, Marisa Helena Cesar Coral and Simone van de Sande-Lee

THR-577

THR-578

Does Obesity Increase Risk of Dental Caries? Cross-Sectional Study at Taif University
Khaled Abdullah Alswat, Moustafa H. Abdel Wahab and Ahmed A. Aboelil

THR-579

High Disinhibition Occurs with Worse Insulin Resistance in Females with Obesity
Julia Passyn Dunn, Robyn A. Tamboli, Bruce W. Patterson, Pamela Marks-Shulman and Naji Nicholas Abumrad

THR-580

Impact of Obesity, Physical Activity and Media Consumption Patterns on Emergency Department Patients Disposition
Khalid Altalhi, Thamer Almalki, Abdulelah Almutairi, Bader Almansouri, Abdullah Alharthi and Khaled Abdullah Alswat