Table of contents
Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome
Introduction to Bariatric Surgery
Perioperative Assessment for Bariatric Surgery
Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass (LRYGB): Techniques, Complications, Outcomes, and Controversies
Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy (LSG): Technique, Complications, Outcomes, and Controversies
Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding (LAGB): Technique, Complications, Outcomes and Controversies
Advances in Minimally Invasive Bariatric Surgery
Revisional Bariatric Surgery
About this book
This practical and comprehensive book covers all the aspects of bariatric and metabolic surgery including perioperative management, surgical techniques of common as well as newer procedures, complications and outcomes. There are dedicated sections on revisional surgery, single incision surgery and innovative endoscopic procedures. The book is well illustrated with photos and video clips along with step-by-step guidance for a complete range of Bariatric procedures. Medical aspects of obesity and metabolic syndrome are included in the introductory sections, and the last two sections cover diverse topics in this exciting field of bariatric surgery.
Written by leading experts, Obesity, Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery- A Practical Guide serves as an excellent manual for a wide range of healthcare professionals including Bariatric Surgeons, General Surgeons, Trainees, Physicians, Anaesthesiologists, Dieticians, Psychologists, Psychiatrists, Radiologists and Nursing staff.
Foreword by IFSO President: …excellent reference guide…
Foreword by BOMSS President: ….perfect guide for the bariatric surgeon....most modern and comprehensive textbook….
Editors and affiliations
- DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-04343-2
- Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
- Publisher Name Springer, Cham
- eBook Packages Medicine
- Print ISBN 978-3-319-04342-5
- Online ISBN 978-3-319-04343-2
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