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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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