Bariatrics for the Endoscopist, An Issue of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Clinics - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781455704538

Bariatrics for the Endoscopist, An Issue of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Clinics, Volume 21-2

1st Edition

Authors: Christopher Thompson
Hardcover ISBN: 9781455704538
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 13th June 2011
Page Count: 180

Description

The clinical implications of obesity have pervaded several specialties since treatments include medical and surgical intervention. In this issue, Dr. Thompson has created an issue that addresses topics of concern to endoscopists: important concerns in the endoscopic unit, presurgical evaluation, postoperative care, sedation, and endoscopic management of common complications. Further, special articles are included on endoscopic revisions to failed gastric bypass as well as reimbursement and regulatory issues.


Details

No. of pages:
180
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2011
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Hardcover ISBN:
9781455704538

About the Authors

Christopher Thompson Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Department of Medicine: Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Endoscopy, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA