Bariatric Surgery

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malnourishment
surgeons
malnourishment
06/10/2022
Researchers presented a study at ASMBS 2022 examining the safety and efficacy of revisional bariatric surgery for individuals with malnutrition following prior bariatric surgery.
06/10/2022
Case In Point
Case In Point
05/02/2022
Bariatric surgery is the most successful weight management modality. Laparoscopic adjustable gastric band surgery is one bariatric surgical procedure developed for weight reduction in patients with morbid...
05/02/2022
preparation
Timothy Harlan, MD
preparation
03/14/2022
Dr Harlan discusses 8 modalities for weight loss, including bariatric surgery, and what primary care physicians need to know when preparing bariatric surgery candidates for their procedure.
03/14/2022

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bariatric surgery
bariatric surgery
09/09/2021
A 14-year-old boy with obesity presents to his pediatrician's office to discuss options for weight loss. He has had class 3 obesity for the majority of his life. His comorbid obstructive sleep apnea is...
09/09/2021
bariatric surgery
bariatric surgery
10/31/2019
According to new recommendations from the American Academy of Pediatrics, which of the following is a contraindication for bariatric surgery in pediatric patients?
10/31/2019

Clinical Insights

preparation
Timothy Harlan, MD
preparation
03/14/2022
Dr Harlan discusses 8 modalities for weight loss, including bariatric surgery, and what primary care physicians need to know when preparing bariatric surgery candidates for their procedure.
03/14/2022
bariatric surgery
Ricardo Cohen, MD
bariatric surgery
02/17/2022
Dr Cohen discusses his research on the safety and effectiveness of Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery for the early treatment of CKD among patients with obesity and type 2 diabetes, and why, despite its...
02/17/2022
bariatric surgery
bariatric surgery
11/05/2021
Regina Kosiba, RD, LD, discusses key components of nutrition for bariatric surgery recipients, including special populations, such as athletes, patients who are pregnant, and patients receiving...
11/05/2021
Weight Loss
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Weight Loss
12/23/2020
Adnan Alsumali, MD, a former researcher at Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, discusses his latest research and the impact of bariatric surgery on pulmonary function.
12/23/2020
Diabetes
Eric DeMaria, MD
Diabetes
04/19/2020
ASMBS President Eric DeMaria, MD, discusses an encouraging new systematic review and meta-analysis from George Washington University, which found that metabolic surgery is significantly more effective than...
04/19/2020