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05-2006 (June 2006)

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5 Minutes With…: Dr. Christie Ballantyne: Rimonabant and Cardiometabolic Risk Dr. Christie Ballantyne Dr. Ballantyne is Professor of Medicine in the Atherosclerosis Section at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas, where he also serves as Director of the Center for Cardiovascular Prevention. He has served on many steering committees and is Governor-Elect of the […]

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04-2006 (May 2006)

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Anesthesiology Perspective: Perioperative Anesthesia Considerations for the Morbidly Obese Patient Thomas J. Ebert, MD, PhD; and Rachel M. Haake, BA Obesity, the Airway, and Positioning Craig Troop, MD Bariatric Center Spotlight: Michigan Medical, P.C. Center for Health Excellence Grand Rapids, Michigan Case Report: Free Perforation of a Gastric Ulcer One Year after Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric […]

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03-2006 (April 2006)

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5 Minutes With…: Peter H. Whincup, PhD� Childhood Obesity and Cardiovascular Implications Peter H. Whincup, PhD Bariatric Center Spotlight: The Weight Management Institute at Methodist Health System Dallas, Texas Gastroenterology Perspective: New Approaches to Postoperative Ileus by Richard A. Steinbrook, MD Letter to the Editor: The Right Places at the Right Time: Accreditation Programs Becoming […]

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02-2006 (March 2006)

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Bariatric Center Spotlight: The Weight Management Clinic at St. Vincent Healthcare Dermatology Perspective: Psoriasis and Other Skin Conditions Associated with Obesity by Orit Kaidar-Person MD; Samuel Szomstein MD, FACS; and Raul Rosenthal MD, FACS Infection Control Perspective: Bariatric Skin Care: Common Problems and Management Strategies by Diane L. Krasner, PhD, RN, CWCN, CWS, FAAN; Karen […]

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01-2006 (January/February 2006)

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Anesthesiology Perspective: Outpatient Bariatric Surgery: An Anesthesiologist�s Perspective by Leslie Packer, DDS, MD Bariatric Center Spotlight: Weill Cornell Weight Loss Surgery Program at New York Presbyterian Hospital Patient Perspective: Bariatric Surgery and Weight Loss�A Family Team Effort by the Bailey Family Perspective: An Interview with Harvey J. Sugerman, MD, FACS Plastic Surgery Perspective: Breast Surgery […]

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06-2005 (November/December 2005)

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Bariatric Center Spotlight: Johns Hopkins Bariatric Surgery Center Equipment Perspective: Bariatric Bed Selection: One Center�s Experience Lauren Spilsbury, RN, MSN Event Perspective: Walk from Obesity�2005 Liz Goldenberg from New York and Dr. Mal Fobi from California Insurance Perspective: Losing Weight Is Hard: Financing Can Make It Easier Rob Morris News Update: Consortium for Excellence: A […]

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05-2005 (October 2005)

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Bariatric Center Spotlight: The Obesity Consult Center at Tufts-New England Medical Center Boston, Massachusetts Editorial Message: The power and reality of a natural disaster in our land… Raul J. Rosenthal, MD, FACS Insurance Perspective: Patient Access to Bariatric Surgery�With Commentary Following from Kenneth B. Jones, Jr., MD by Mary Lou Walen and Michael Owens, MD, […]

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04-2005 (July/August 2005)

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Bariatric Center Spotlight: The Bariatric Institute at Cleveland Clinic Florida�Weston, Florida Nutrition Perspective: Pica: Two Cases Following Gastric Bypass Surgery by Victoria Shanta Retelny, RD, LD Patient Management: Exercise and the Bariatric Patient�An Interview with Harry Pino, PhD Dr. Pino, PhD, is the Adjunct Instructor at Gerald J. and Dorothy R. Friedman School of Nutrition […]

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03-2005 (June 2005)

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Bariatric Center Spotlight: University of Minnesota Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota Clinician Perspective: An Interview with Edward E. Mason, MD, PhD, FACS��The Father of Obesity Surgery� Fitness Perspective: Embracing a New Lifestyle After Surgery: Activity and Fitness by Marni Stevens, MS, RD Patient Management: The Role of the Psychological Support Group in Bariatric Care by Cynthia […]

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02-2005 (March/April 2005)

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Bariatric Center Spotlight: Centers for Obesity Related Illness at St. Vincent’s Hospital Manhattan Clinician Perspective: The Role of Psychology in Bariatric Care� Beyond Patient Assessment: An Interview with Melodie Moorehead, PhD Melodie K. Moorehead, PhD, has presented internationally on the topic of bariatric surgery psychology and has specialized in bariatric surgery psychology for two decades. […]

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