Connecting Links for Reducing Risks: Understanding the Impact of Obesity on Cancer Development

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/622827
Category:
Full-text
Format:
Text-based Document
Type:
Presentation
Level of Evidence:
N/A
Research Approach:
N/A
Title:
Connecting Links for Reducing Risks: Understanding the Impact of Obesity on Cancer Development
Other Titles:
Effects of Obesity in Health
Author(s):
Acker, Kristi A.
Lead Author STTI Affiliation:
Zeta Rho
Author Details:
Kristi A. Acker, DNP, Graduate Nursing, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, USA
Abstract:

There are several factors related to obesity which are linked to the development of cancer. Advanced Practice Nurses need to be apprised of the evidence surrounding obesity and cancer development in order to develop novel strategies for weight reduction and increased physical activity for reducing the incidence of cancer diagnoses.

Keywords:
Cancer; Obesity; Pathogenesis
Repository Posting Date:
26-Sep-2017
Date of Publication:
26-Sep-2017
Other Identifiers:
CONV17H14
Conference Date:
2017
Conference Name:
44th Biennial Convention
Conference Host:
Sigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing
Conference Location:
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Description:
44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.
Note:
Items submitted to a conference/event were evaluated/peer-reviewed at the time of abstract submission to the event. No other peer-review was provided prior to submission to the Henderson Repository, unless otherwise noted.

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dc.language.isoen_USen
dc.type.categoryFull-texten
dc.formatText-based Documenten
dc.typePresentationen
dc.evidence.levelN/Aen
dc.research.approachN/Aen
dc.titleConnecting Links for Reducing Risks: Understanding the Impact of Obesity on Cancer Developmenten_US
dc.title.alternativeEffects of Obesity in Healthen
dc.contributor.authorAcker, Kristi A.en
dc.contributor.departmentZeta Rhoen
dc.author.detailsKristi A. Acker, DNP, Graduate Nursing, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, USAen
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/622827-
dc.description.abstract<p><span>There are several factors related to obesity which are linked to the development of cancer. Advanced Practice Nurses need to be apprised of the evidence surrounding obesity and cancer development in order to develop novel strategies for weight reduction and increased physical activity for reducing the incidence of cancer diagnoses.</span></p>en
dc.subjectCanceren
dc.subjectObesityen
dc.subjectPathogenesisen
dc.date.available2017-09-26T21:34:28Z-
dc.date.issued2017-09-26-
dc.date.accessioned2017-09-26T21:34:28Z-
dc.conference.date2017en
dc.conference.name44th Biennial Conventionen
dc.conference.hostSigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursingen
dc.conference.locationIndianapolis, Indiana, USAen
dc.description44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.en
dc.description.noteItems submitted to a conference/event were evaluated/peer-reviewed at the time of abstract submission to the event. No other peer-review was provided prior to submission to the Henderson Repository, unless otherwise noted.-
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