Adrienne Youdim MD, FACP

Books

Editor: Youdim, Adrienne (Ed.)The Clinician’s Guide to the Treatment of Obesity

Editor: Youdim, Adrienne (Ed.)

  • Evidence-based text that offers a comprehensive overview of the pathophysiology and natural history of obesity.
  • Practical, state-of-the-art clinical guidance on diagnosing and treating the obese patient
  • Covers diet and exercise, pharmacotherapy and surgical aspects of treatment

Springer-Verlag, New York. 2015.

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Book Chapters

Youdim A ., Obesity and the Metabolic Syndrome. The Merck Manual: Home Health Handbook-3rd Edition. Merck and Co. Inc. Publishers, New Jersey, 2009

Youdim A . Obesity and the Metabolic Syndrome. The Merck Manual: Home Health Handbook-4th Edition. Merck and Co. Inc. Publishers, New Jersey, 2013.

Youdim A . Nutrition. The Merck Manual: Home Health Handbook-4th Edition. Merck and Co. Inc. Publishers, New Jersey, 2013

Youdim A . et al Comprehensive Approach to the Treatment of Obesity. Springer Books. New York, NY. -In production

Abstracts

Youdim A ., “Utilization of Spacer Devices in COPD and Asthmatic Patients Presenting to the Emergency Department in Acute Respiratory Distress” (abstract). University of California, San Diego, 1999.

Youdim A ., “A pilot study of adalimumab in inliximab-allergic patients” (abstract). Solomon Scholars Research Seminar Presentation, University of California, Los Angeles, 2004.

Youdim A ., Cannata D., Dowling E., Shufelt C., “Compliance with Vitamin and Mineral Supplementation in Bariatric Surgery Patients” (abstract). Regional Society for General Internal Medicine. University of California, Irvine, 2009.

Ahdout J., Shufelt C. Youdim A ., “Prevalence of Vitamin D Deficiency in Obese Patients Presenting to Tertiary Care Obesity Center”(abstract). University of California STTP Poster Presentation, 2010.

Basseri B., Basseri R., Chong K., Youdim A ., Low K., Hwang L., Mathur R., Khalili T., Peraino A., Soffer E., Chang C., Pimentel M., “Intestinal methane production in obese humans is associated with higher body mass index” (abstract). Digestive Disease Week. New Orleans, 2010.

Christopher Dru, Adrienne Youdim, Jasmine Ahdout. “Acute Post Gastric Reduction Surgery Neuropathy After A Laparascopic Sleeve Gastrectomy” (abstract). Scholarship Day, University of California, Los Angeles, 2013.

Publications

Youdim A ., Vasiliauskas E.A., Targan S.R., Papadakis K.A., Ippoliti A., Dubinsky M..C., Lechago J., Paavola J., Loane J., Lee SK., Gaiennie J., Smith K., Do J., Abreu M..T., A pilot study of adalimumab in infliximab-allergic patient. Inflammatory Bowel Disease. 2004 Jul;10(4):333-8. PMID 15475739

Vora P., Youdim A ., Thomas L.S., Fukata M., Tesfay S.Y., Lukasek K., Michelsen K.S., Wada A., Hirayama T., Arditi M., Abreu M.T., Beta-defesin-2 expression is regulated by TLR signaling in intestinal epithelial cells. Journal of Immunology. 2004 Nov 1;173(9):5398-405. PMID 15499486

Youdim A ., Braunstein G., Commentary on “Low-fat dietary pattern and risk of treated diabetes mellitus in postmenopausal women: the Women’s Health Initiative randomized controlled Dietary Modification trial.” (Tinker et al’s Arch Intern Med.) First to Know North American Menopause Society. October 2008.

Youdim A ., Commentary on “Comparison of weight-loss diets with different compositions of fat, protein, and carbohydrates.” (Sacks et al’s N Engl J Med 2009). First to Know North American Menopause Society. May 2009.

Youdim A ., Commentary on “Physicial Activity and Diet and Risk of Alzheimer Disease,” (Sarmeas et al. Jama 2009) First to know North American Menopause Society. October 2009.

Youdim A ., Commentary on “Caloric sweetener consumption and dyslipidemia among U.S. adults.” (Wealsh et al. Jama 2010) First to know North American Menopause Society. June 2010.

Youdim A ., “The Rationale for Preoperative Glycemic Control in Bariatric Surgery.” Bariatric Times. 2010;7(3):22.

Youdim A ., “Preoperative Risk Reduction.” Bariatric Times, 2011;8(1):1.

Basseri R.J., Basseri B., Pimentel M., Chong K., Youdim A ., Low K., Hwang L., Soffer E., Chang C., Mathur R., “Intestinal Methane Production in Obese Individuals Is Associated with a Higher Body Mass Index.” Gastroenterol Hepatology. 2012 Jan;8(1):22-28. PMID 22347829

Youdim, MD. “Medications for Weight Loss: Useful Adjunct?” Audio-Digest Obstetrics/Gynecology. 2012 May 21;59(10).

Ionut V., Burch M., Youdim A .. Gastrointestinal Hormones and Bariatric Surgery Induced Weight Loss. Obesity. 2013 21(6):1093.

Jeffrey I. Mechanick MD, Adrienne Youdim MD, Jones DB, et al., Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Perioperative Nutritional, Metabolic, and Non-Surgical Support of the Bariatric Surgery Patient-2013 Update: Co-Sponsored by American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, The Obesity Society, and American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery. March 2013.

Ngyuen G; Schufelt, C, Youdim A . Vitamin D Deficiency and Obesity at a Tertiary Care Center. UCLA Proceedings. 2013(17).