Obesity Care And Bariatric Surgery

Obesity Care And Bariatric Surgery

Kenric M Murayama, Shanu Kothari

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The intent of the book is to provide readers with a summary of the obesity problem with specific focus on the metabolic health issues (ie, diabetes mellitus), obstructive sleep apnea, non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and the psychological effects of obesity. This will provide readers with an understanding of the commonly performed operations for obesity along with evidence-based outcomes, nutritional issues, and metabolic consequences.

The intent of the book is to provide readers with a summary of the obesity problem with specific focus on the metabolic health issues (ie, diabetes mellitus), obstructive sleep apnea, non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and the psychological effects of obesity. This will provide readers with an understanding of the commonly performed operations for obesity along with evidence-based outcomes, nutritional issues, and metabolic consequences.

Readership: Surgeons performing obesity surgery, dietitians, endocrinologists, diabetologists, nutritional scientists, and those dealing with eating disorders.
Key Features:
  • Broad coverage of the topic from experts in the field
  • Quick reference for those participating in the care of morbidly obese patients
  • Comprehensive review of key co-morbid conditions associated with obesity


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