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Caroline M. Apovian, MD is Director of the Nutrition and Weight Management Center at Boston Medical Center and Professor of Medicine at Boston University School of Medicine. She is a nationally and internationally recognized authority on nutrition and has been in the field of obesity and nutrition since 1990. She was on the expert panel for updating the 2013 AHA/ACC/TOS Guideline for the Management of Overweight and Obesity in Adults: A Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines and The Obesity Society, which were published in Circulation, Obesity, and the Journal of the American College of Cardiology. She was also the Chair of the 2015 Endocrine Society guidelines on the Pharmacologic Management of Obesity. In 2015, she was elected as Vice President of The Obesity Society.
Table of Contents
About the Editors
Foreword by George L. Blackburn, MD, PhD, MS, FACS
Section I General
Chapter 1 The Obesity Epidemic
Walter J. Pories, MD, FACS; Dustin M. Bermudez, MD; and Emily R. Cunningham, BA
Chapter 2 Adolescent Obesity and Weight Loss Surgery
Wendy Jo Svetanoff, MD; R. Armour Forse, MD, CM, PhD, FRCS(C), FACS, FCCM, FASMBS; and Caroline M. Apovian, MD
Chapter 3 Medical Treatment of Obesity
W. Scott Butsch, MD, MSc and Nadia N. Ahmad, MD, MPH
Section II Surgical Issues and Procedures
Chapter 4 Why Surgery?
Bruce M. Wolfe, MD, FACS, FASMBS
Chapter 5 Choice of Bariatric Surgery
Sayeed Ikramuddin, MD; Elizabeth Colsen, MD; and Daniel B. Leslie, MD
Chapter 6 Gastric Banding
Christine Ren Fielding, MD
Chapter 7 Sleeve Gastrectomy
Stacy A. Brethauer, MD and Philip R. Schauer, MD
Chapter 8 Gastric Bypass
John Magaña Morton, MD, MPH, FACS, FASMBS and Natalia Leva, MD
Chapter 9 Biliopancreatic Diversion With Duodenal Switch
Mustafa Hussain, MD and Alfons Pomp, MD, FACS, FRCSC
Chapter 10 Other Surgical Procedures
Jaisa Olasky, MD and Daniel B. Jones, MD, MS, FACS
Chapter 11 Preoperative Evaluation of the Patient Undergoing Bariatric Surgery
Andrew S. Wu, MD and Daniel M. Herron, MD
Chapter 12 Anesthetic Issues in the Patient With Obesity Undergoing Surgery
Eugene Kim, MD and Stephanie B. Jones, MD
Chapter 13 Current Concepts in Perioperative Management of Adolescents Undergoing Bariatric Surgery
Kathleen B. Hrovat, MS, RD, LD; Linda Kollar, RN, MSN, CBN; and Thomas H. Inge, MD, PhD
Chapter 14 Bariatric Surgery and the Elderly
Oliver A. Varban, MD, FACS
Chapter 15 Metabolic Surgery for Diabetes
Ashwin Soni, MD, BSc; Alpana Shukla, MD, MRCP(UK); and Francesco Rubino, MD
Chapter 16 Immediate Postoperative Complications
Charles E. Thompson III, MD; Yaniv Cozacov, MD; Emanuele Lo Menzo, MD, PhD; and Raul J. Rosenthal, MD
Chapter 17 Long-Term Complications of Bariatric Surgery
Judy Y. R. Chen, MD, FACS and Scott A. Shikora, MD, FACS
Section III Medical Issues Post Bariatric Surgery
Chapter 18 Nutritional Consequences Following Bariatric Surgery
Ashley Cuellar, MD; Pradeep K. Pallati, MBBS, FACS; and Amanda Powell, MD
Chapter 19 Medical Management of the Patient After Bariatric Surgery: Reevaluating Diabetes
Sangeeta Rao Kashyap, MD
Chapter 20 Hypertension Following Bariatric Surgery: Pathophysiology, Follow-Up, and Treatment
Venkata M. Alla, MD and Dennis Esterbrooks, MD
Chapter 21 Medical Management of the Patient After Bariatric Surgery: Reevaluating Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease and Dyslipidemia
Lalita Khaodhiar, MD and Karen C. McCowen, MB, MRCPI
Chapter 22 Medical Management of the Patient After Bariatric Surgery: Reevaluating Sleep Apnea
Lee E. Morrow, MD, MSc
Chapter 23 Endoscopy in the Bariatric Patient
Nitin Kumar, MD and Christopher C. Thompson, MD, MSc, FACG, FASGE
Chapter 24 Imaging of the Gastrointestinal Tract and Bariatric Surgery
Johanna Schubert, MD and Attila Csordas, MD
Chapter 25 The Esophagus, Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease, and Bariatric Surgery
Tommy H. Lee, MD and Kalyana Nandipati, MD
Chapter 26 Psychological Issues in the Bariatric Surgery Patient
Stephanie Sogg, PhD and Kelli E. Friedman, PhD