Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery, An Issue of Surgical Clinics - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781455710447, 9781455712137

Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery, An Issue of Surgical Clinics, Volume 91-6

1st Edition

Authors: Shanu Kothari
Hardcover ISBN: 9781455710447
eBook ISBN: 9781455712137
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 30th November 2011

Description

A comprehensive review of bariatric and metabolic surgery for the general surgery! Topics include: The obesity epidemic/economic impact and diabetes epidemic/economic impact, physiology of obesity/diabetes, physiology of weight loss surgery, history of bariatric surgery, laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding, sleeve gastrectomy, biliopancreatic diversion/duodenal switch, laparoscopic gastric bypass,   complications of laparoscopic adjustable gastric binding, complications of laparoscopic gastric bypass, outcomes/comparative effectiveness studies, co-morbidity reduction data, economic impact of bariatric surgery, adolescent bariatric surgery, revisional bariatric surgery, the future of bariatric surgery, and more!


Details

Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2011
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Hardcover ISBN:
9781455710447
eBook ISBN:
9781455712137

About the Authors

Shanu Kothari Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Department of Surgery, Gundersen Lutheran Health System, LaCrosse, WI