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Rosero ReveloR., Palacio UribeJ., JaramilloA. M., PolancoJ. P., Cubillos RizoP., Uribe JaramilloA., Cossio SalazarI., Álzate ArbeláezJ. P., & CendalesJ. G. (2019). Acercamiento multifactorial a la fisiopatología de la obesidad. Modelo de abordaje COD2: COD2 approach model. Revista Repertorio De Medicina Y Cirugía, 28(3), 145-151. https://doi.org/10.31260/RepertMedCir.v28.n3.2019.954


Ricardo Rosero Revelo
Clínica Las Américas Medellín
Jorge Palacio Uribe
Clínica Las Américas
Adriana María Jaramillo
Clínica Las Américas
Juan Pablo Polanco
Clínica Las Américas
Paola Cubillos Rizo
Clínica Las Américas
Alicia Uribe Jaramillo
Clínica Las Américas
Isabel Cossio Salazar
Universidad CES
Juan Pablo Álzate Arbeláez
Universidad CES
Juan Gabriel Cendales
Clínica Las Américas


La obesidad en este momento representa una de las peores amenazas del sector salud. El acelerado aumento de la prevalencia y mortalidad a causa de enfermedades cardiovasculares establece un precedente histórico como problema de salud pública mundial. La elevada incidencia de obesidad y enfermedades crónicas ha llevado a múltiples áreas de la salud a entender y buscar un detonante claro que explique esta patología. Existen numerosas causas que explican su comportamiento agresivo, progresivo y crónico. Sin embargo, ninguna de ellas satisface como el solo factor desencadenante que ofrezca un tratamiento único que genere una reducción de su rápida expansión. En este artículo se buscan explicar las principales causas relacionadas con esta entidad así como los mecanismos que lo demuestran, para lograr entender el abordaje adecuado de los pacientes que acuden buscando el manejo de la obesidad (modelo COD2).



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