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Navigating Online Resources for Patient Care and Follow Up

| April 12, 2013

Part 2 21st Century Tools for Patient Acquisition and Referrals: Social Media and Blogging by Lesley Ranft Ms. Ranft is the founder of Lesley & Assoc., a Public Relations, Content Delivery, and Internet Development Firm based in San Diego, California, specializing in Social Media and Blogging for Bariatric Surgeons.

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ASMBS News and Update: April 2013

| April 12, 2013

by Jaime Ponce, MD, FACS, FASMBS

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News and Trends: April 2013

| April 12, 2013

Bariatric Times. 2013;10(4):18–20 Updated Guidelines Issued to Support Enhanced Clinical Outcomes for Bariatric Surgery Patients JACKSONVILLE, Florida (Business Wire)—Updated clinical guidelines outlining optimal management of bariatric surgery patients’ pre- and post-surgery care have been updated by a collaborative group composed of physicians representing the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE), The Obesity Society (TOS) and […]

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American Society of Bariatric Physicians 2013 Spring Obesity Conference Preview: Five Days, Three Courses, 30 CME Hours

| April 12, 2013

This month’s column by Heidi Gordon Heidi M. Gordon is Director of Marketing & Communications, American Society of Bariatric Physicians, Aurora, Colorado.

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Approaches to Providing Nutritional Guidance after Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy: Do We Consider the VSG as Purely Restrictive or Something More?

| April 12, 2013

by Lillian Craggs-Dino, MS, RD, LDN, CLT Cleveland Clinic Florida, Weston, Florida Bariatric Times. 2013;10(4):24–26.

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Countdown to Obesity Week 2013

| April 12, 2013

Interview #4: Georgeann Mallory

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ASMBS Foundation News and Update—April 2013

| April 12, 2013

by David Provost, MD

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Turkey Creek Medical Center Tennova Center for Surgical Weight Loss

| April 12, 2013

Knoxville, Tennessee by Jessica Flanary, RN, BA, BSN, CBN

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Introducing “Ask the Leadership.” This month ASMBS President-Elect Dr. Ninh Nguyen Discusses the Controversy Surrounding Accredited Bariatric Centers

| March 18, 2013

Dear friends, colleagues, and readers of Bariatric Times: With the advent of laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) and the previous popularity and, in my opinion, excessive use of laparoscoping adjustable gastric banding (LAGB), we have seen a large number of gastric bands being removed and converted to either a Roux-em-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) or LSG.

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NEW COLUMN: Ask the Leadership with Raul J. Rosenthal, MD, FACS, FASMBS

| March 18, 2013

This column is dedicated to sharing the vast knowledge and opinions of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery leadership on relevant topics in the field of bariatric surgery. This Month’s Interview: Ninh T. Nguyen, MD, FACS, Department of Surgery, University of California Irvine Medical Center, Orange, California; President-Elect, The American Society for Metabolic […]

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