Adult Weight Management

Publication Date: October 11, 2022

Guideline Objective

Guideline Objective

The objective of this guideline is to provide evidence-based recommendations for RDNs providing behavior change-based nutrition interventions for adults (≥18 years of age) with overweight and obesity to improve cardiometabolic outcomes, quality of life, and weight outcomes, when appropriate for and desired by the client.

Treatment

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...utrition Care ProcessIt is reasonable for...


...al Nutrition Therapy (MNT)Medical nutrition...


...ht Bias and StigmaIt is reasonable for RDN...


...te with Interprofessional Healthcare TeamRDNs...


...te Care in a Variety of SettingsRDNs or i...


...ber and Frequency of Interactive ContactsRDNs or i...


...ion DurationRDNs or international equivalents sh...


...ollow-Up ContactsFollowing completion of ove...


...h and In-Person CareRDNs or international...


...and Individual ContactsRDNs or internatio...


...vicesIt is reasonable and necessary for RDNs or i...


...PatternsRDNs or international equiva...


...of a Comprehensive InterventionRDNs or interna...


...and InterventionsIt is reasonable for RDNs or...


...ditiesRDNs or international equivalents should...


...erapy and Metabolic and Bariatric SurgeryAdu...


...of Groups Disproportionately Affected by Overw...