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Weight Bias Among Healthcare Providers: We have Met the Enemy and it is Us (Nursing Accredited)

Weight Bias Among Healthcare Providers: We have Met the Enemy and it is Us (Nursing Accredited)

| March 1, 2019

by Paul Davidson, PhD, and Pamela R. Davis, RN, BSN, CBN, MBA Dr. Davidson is from Brigham and Women’s Hospital Center for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, in Boston, Massachusetts, and Harvard Medical School in Boston, Massachusetts. Ms. Davis is with Pam Davis Consulting in San Antonio, Texas. Ms. Davis is with Pam Davis Consulting in […]

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From Stigma to Empathy: Reframing Our View of the Bariatric Patient

From Stigma to Empathy: Reframing Our View of the Bariatric Patient

| April 1, 2017

by Mary Lisa Pories, PhD, LCSW, and Mary Ann Rose, MSN, EdD Mary Lisa Pories, PhD, LCSW, is from the Colleges of Education and Health and Human Performance, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina. Mary Ann Rose, MSN, EdD, is Professor of Nursing, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina. Bariatric Times. 2017;14(4):10–11. ABSTRACT In this […]

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