Clinical Management After Bariatric Surgery: Value of a Multidisciplinary Approach
- Perioperative Care of Patients Undergoing Bariatric Surgery. McGlinch, Brian P.; Que, Florencia G.; Nelson, Joyce L.; Wrobleski, Diane M.; Grant, Jeanne E.; Collazo-Clavell, Maria L. // Mayo Clinic Proceedings;Oct2006 Supplement, Vol. 81 Issue 10, pS25
The epidemic of obesity in developed countries has resulted in patients with extreme (class III) obesity undergoing the full breadth of medical and surgical procedures. The popularity of bariatric surgery in the treatment of extreme obesity has raised awareness of the unique considerations in...
- Mechanism Underlying the Weight Loss and Complications of Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass. Review. Abdeen, G; Roux, CW // Obesity Surgery;Feb2016, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p410
Various bariatric surgical procedures are effective at improving health in patients with obesity associated co-morbidities, but the aim of this review is to specifically describe the mechanisms through which Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) surgery enables weight loss for obese patients using...
- Meeting residentsâ€™ nutritional needs. Murray, Sophie // Nursing & Residential Care;Jan2015, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p56
No abstract available.
- APPROACHES TO PROVIDING NUTRITIONAL GUIDANCE AFTER VERTICAL SLEEVE GASTRECTOMY: Do We Consider the VSG as Purely Restrictive or Something More? CRAGGS-DINO, LILLIAN // Bariatric Times;Apr 2013, Vol. 10 Issue 4, p1
The vertical sleeve gastrectomy is gaining popularity worldwide as a stand-alone bariatric procedure. While the literature describes this procedure as purely restrictive, assumption that nutrient deficiencies are less likely to occur in patients who have undergone vertical sleeve gastrectomy is...
- Assessment and Preparation of Patients for Bariatric Surgery. Collazo-Clavell, Maria L.; Clark, Matthew M.; McAlpine, Donald E.; Jensen, Michael D. // Mayo Clinic Proceedings;Oct2006 Supplement, Vol. 81 Issue 10, pS11
The number of bariatric surgical procedures performed in the United States has Increased steadily during the past decade. Currently accepted criteria for consideration of bariatric surgery include a body mass index (calculated as weight in kilograms divided by the square of height in meters) of...
- Surgical Approaches to Obesity. Kendrick, Michael L.; Dakin, Gregory F. // Mayo Clinic Proceedings;Oct2006 Supplement, Vol. 81 Issue 10, pS18
Bariatric surgery has evolved considerably since the introduction of jejunoileal bypass in the 1950s. With modifications of early procedures, implementation of new techniques, and establishment of minimally invasive approaches, operative intervention has become the mainstay in the treatment of...
- A Comment on Checklists in Bariatric Surgery Vitamin Deficiency after Bariatric Surgery: Parts 1 and 2. Boyce, Courtney K.; Rosenthal, Raul J. // Bariatric Times;Jan2015, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p8
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the "Checklists in the Bariatric Surgery" series which provided a guide for treating and preventing vitamin deficiencies.
- Bariatric surgery patients need long-term support. // Patient Education Management;May2007, Vol. 14 Issue 5, p58
The article discusses the importance of long-term support to bariatric surgery patients.
- Roundtable Discussion: The Value of Nutrient Laboratory Testing. Hunninghake, Ron; LePine, Todd; Prousky, Jonathan E.; Lord, Richard S. // Alternative & Complementary Therapies;Jun2011, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p142
Information on issues regarding the progressive use and value of nutrient laboratory testing in the care of patient with complex chronic illnesses, which was addressed during a roundtable discussion is presented. Topics include the nutrient levels of nutritional medicine, orthomolecular concept...