Home The Word Brain My Amedeo FAQ Privacy About Flying Publisher   

COVID Reference, 4th edition, 372 pages

+ the daily Top 10


  Free Subscription


1 Diabetes
1 Diabetes Care
1 J Pediatr
1 Lancet Child Adolesc Health
1 Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol
2 Metabolism
2 Obes Surg
1 PLoS Med
1 PLoS One
3 Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A

  Retrieve available abstracts of this week’s articles:
HTML format
Single Articles


  1. SHANKS S, van Schalkwyk MC, McKee M
    Covid-19 exposes the UK's broken food system.
    BMJ. 2020;370:m3085.

  2. KAR P
    Partha Kar: Our approach to tackling obesity needs rethinking.
    BMJ. 2020;370:m3034.


  3. RUOCCO C, Ragni M, Rossi F, Carullo P, et al
    Manipulation of Dietary Amino Acids Prevents and Reverses Obesity in Mice Through Multiple Mechanisms That Modulate Energy Homeostasis.
    Diabetes. 2020 Aug 10. pii: db20-0489. doi: 10.2337/db20-0489.

    Diabetes Care

  4. KINDLER JM, Kelly A, Khoury PR, Levitt Katz LE, et al
    Bone Mass and Density in Youth With Type 2 Diabetes, Obesity, and Healthy Weight.
    Diabetes Care. 2020 Aug 10. pii: dc19-2164. doi: 10.2337/dc19-2164.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    J Pediatr

  5. CHAO JY, Derespina KR, Herold BC, Goldman DL, et al
    Clinical Characteristics and Outcomes of Hospitalized and Critically Ill Children and Adolescents with Coronavirus Disease 2019 at a Tertiary Care Medical Center in New York City.
    J Pediatr. 2020;223:14-19.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Lancet Child Adolesc Health

  6. NORDSTROM M, Retterstol K, Hope S, Kolset SO, et al
    Nutritional challenges in children and adolescents with Down syndrome.
    Lancet Child Adolesc Health. 2020;4:455-464.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol

    Obesity and COVID-19: Blame isn't a strategy.
    Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol. 2020 Aug 6. pii: S2213-8587(20)30274.


  8. PARK J, Seo YG, Paek YJ, Song HJ, et al
    Alternate-day fasting, obesity, and metabolic syndrome.
    Metabolism. 2020 Aug 7:154336. doi: 10.1016/j.metabol.2020.154336.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  9. WILSON C, Zhang X, Lee MD, MacDonald M, et al
    Disrupted Endothelial Cell Heterogeneity and Network Organization Impair Vascular Function in Prediabetic Obesity.
    Metabolism. 2020 Aug 10:154340. doi: 10.1016/j.metabol.2020.154340.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Obes Surg

  10. SHAH A, Prasad M, Devjani S, Rai P, et al
    Anthropometrics by Three-Dimensional Photonic Scanner in Patients with Obesity Before and After Bariatric Surgery.
    Obes Surg. 2020 Aug 13. pii: 10.1007/s11695-020-04905.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  11. TAPKING C, Benner L, Hackbusch M, Schuler S, et al
    Influence of Body Mass Index and Gender on Stigmatization of Obesity.
    Obes Surg. 2020 Aug 9. pii: 10.1007/s11695-020-04895.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    PLoS Med

  12. KINRA S, Mallinson PAC, Cresswell JA, Bowen LJ, et al
    Relative contribution of diet and physical activity to increased adiposity among rural to urban migrants in India: A cross-sectional study.
    PLoS Med. 2020;17:e1003234.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    PLoS One

  13. DA COSTA PIMENTA W, Santos Brant Rocha J, Prates Caldeira A, Araujo Veloso Popoff D, et al
    Abdominal obesity and association with sociodemographic, behavioral and clinical data in climacteric women assisted in primary care.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0237336.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A

  14. HAMER M, Gale CR, Kivimaki M, Batty GD, et al
    Overweight, obesity, and risk of hospitalization for COVID-19: A community-based cohort study of adults in the United Kingdom.
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2020 Aug 11. pii: 2011086117.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  15. EWBANK SN, Campos CA, Chen JY, Bowen AJ, et al
    Chronic Gq signaling in AgRP neurons does not cause obesity.
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2020 Aug 6. pii: 2004941117.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  16. LUUKKONEN PK, Dufour S, Lyu K, Zhang XM, et al
    Effect of a ketogenic diet on hepatic steatosis and hepatic mitochondrial metabolism in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease.
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2020;117:7347-7354.
    PubMed         Abstract available

Thank you for your interest in scientific medicine.

AMEDEO Obesity is free of charge.
This policy is made possible thanks to a media sponsorship by Boehringer Ingelheim.