Obesity: exploring neural pathophysiological pathways and improving diagnostic strategies

Leiden Repository

Obesity: exploring neural pathophysiological pathways and improving diagnostic strategies

Type: Doctoral Thesis
Title: Obesity: exploring neural pathophysiological pathways and improving diagnostic strategies
Author: Groot, C.J. de
Issue Date: 2018-05-29
Keywords: Executive function
FTO
Inhibitory control
Executive control network
Salience network
Satiety signalling
Impaired glucose tolerance
Bone age advancement
Hepatic steatosis
Abstract: This thesis describes investigations in the neural pathophysiological mechanisms leading to obesity with a specific focus on the relation of brainstructure and function with behaviour and genetics. Furthermore, it describes investigations in the diagnostic strategy in overweight and obese children. 
Promotor: Supervisor: Rings E.H.H.M. Co-Supervisor: Akker E.L.T. van den, Grond J. van der
Faculty: Medicine / Leiden University Medical Center (LUMC)
University: Leiden
Uri: urn:isbn:9789463611008
Handle: http://hdl.handle.net/1887/63075
 

Files in this item

Description Size View
application/pdf Cover 52.89Kb Under embargo

This item appears in the following Collection(s)