Obesity: Clinical Studies and Cases II (posters)

MON 540

Satiety Response, Neuroendocrine Regulation and Eating Behavior Among Chilean Adolescents and Its Association with Obesity
Lluvia Vianey Fajardo, Christian David Alvarado Araiza, Paulina Correa Burrows, Estela Blanco, Sheila Gahagan and Raquel Burrows

MON 541

Excess Epicardial Fat Relates to Immune Activation, Inflammation and Coronary Plaque Among HIV-Infected Vs. Non-HIV-Infected Women
Suman Srinivasa, Michael T Lu, Kathleen V Fitch, Travis R Hallett, Tricia H. Burdo, Timothy K O'Malley, Lauren Stone, Alexandra J Coromilas, Janet Lo, Sara E Looby, Tomas G Neilan, Udo Hoffmann, Steven K. Grinspoon and Markella V. Zanni

MON 542

Post-Prandial Brain Response to High-Calorie Visual Food Cues Is Greater in Obese Vs. Lean Children
Ellen A. Schur, Susan J. Melhorn, Kelley Scholz, Mary Rosalynn De Leon, Maya Rowland, Gabrielle D'Ambrosio, Elizabeth Aylward, Brian E Saelens and Christian Ludwig Roth

MON 543

Muscle Metabolic Phenotype of Cancer Cachexia
Lindsey Jayne Anderson and Jose Manuel Garcia

MON 544

Transient Elastography As a Screening Tool for Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease in Morbidly Obese Patients Prior to Bariatric Surgery
Idit Dotan, Elham Rahme, Anouar Hafiane, Isabelle Ruel, Jacques Genest Jr., Rajesh Aggarwal, Amin Andalib, Giada Sebastiani and Mark Howard Sherman

MON 545

Gastric Bypass Surgery Is Associated with a Reduction in Vasoconstrictive Mediators
Paresh Dandona, Husam Ghanim, Scott V Monte, Joseph Caruana, Mayuri Mudgal and Sanaa Abuaysheh

MON 546

Validation of Total Body Assessments By DXA on the XR-800 and Elite Scanners
Katie Knappenberger, Patrick Cunniff, Kristin Abbott, Joe Joyce and Tom V Sanchez

MON 550

A New Hope in Management of Hypothalamic Obesity
Sadia Ashraf, Prashant V Nadkarni, Susan E Stred and Nidhi Bansal

MON 551

MON 555

The Impact of Preoperative Thyroid Function on Weight Loss after Bariatric Surgery
João Sérgio Neves, Pedro Souteiro, Sofia Castro Oliveira, Jorge Pedro, Daniela Magalhães, Vanessa Guerreiro, Rita Bettencourt-Silva, Maria Manuel Costa, Ana Cristina Santos, Paula Freitas, Ana Varela, Joana Queirós, Davide Carvalho and Grupo Amtco