Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery

Editors: Choi, Seung Ho, Kasama, Kazunori (Eds.)

  • Covers all technical aspects of bariatric and metabolic surgery
  • Documents the current state of art with the aid of high-quality illustrations and schematic drawings
  • Designed to be of value in clinical practice
  • Accompanying surgical videos
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About this book

Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery is recognized to be an important and effective option for the treatment of severe obesity and the various associated conditions and diseases. This book presents state of the art knowledge on such surgery with the aim of facilitating the sharing and exchange of knowledge, documenting effective techniques, and enhancing safety and outcomes. All technical aspects are covered in detail, and the text is complemented by many helpful illustrations. A further key feature is the provision of accompanying surgical videos, which will be of value to both novice and experienced surgeons. This textbook will be a great asset in clinical practice for all who are involved or interested in bariatric and metabolic surgery.

About the authors

Seung Ho Choi, MD, Ph.D. Professor, Yonsei University College of Medicine Chief, Department of Surgery, Gangnam Severance Hospital

Kazunori Kasama, MD, FACS Director, Weight loss and metabolic surgery center Yotsuya Medical Cube

Reviews

From the book reviews:

“This is a comprehensive overview of the current status and standard of care in bariatric and metabolic surgery. … Although targeted primarily at bariatric surgeons, gastroenterologists, and endoscopists, this book is also a useful reference for residents and fellows in training, medical students, and medical weight management clinicians. It is written by experts in the field.” (Shireesh Saurabh, Doody’s Book Reviews, August, 2014)


Table of contents (12 chapters)

  • Physiology of Morbid Obese Patients

    Choi, Seung Ho

    Pages 3-9

  • Preoperative Evaluation and Preparation for Patients

    Ohta, Masayuki (et al.)

    Pages 11-15

  • Why Are Bariatric Surgeries Risky?

    Inamine, Susumu

    Pages 17-21

  • Current Indication

    Seki, Yosuke

    Pages 23-26

  • Basic Techniques and Instruments

    Naitoh, Takeshi

    Pages 29-35

Buy this book

eBook $109.00
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-642-35591-2
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $139.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-642-35590-5
  • with online files
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $139.00
price for USA
  • Customers within the U.S. and Canada please contact Customer Service at 1-800-777-4643, Latin America please contact us at +1-212-460-1500 (Weekdays 8:30am – 5:30pm ET) to place your order.
  • Due: June 12, 2016
  • ISBN 978-3-662-51160-2
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
Rent the ebook  
  • Rental duration: 1 or 6 month
  • low-cost access
  • online reader with highlighting and note-making option
  • can be used across all devices
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery
Editors
  • Seung Ho Choi
  • Kazunori Kasama
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-35591-2
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-35591-2
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-642-35590-5
Softcover ISBN
978-3-662-51160-2
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 112
Number of Illustrations and Tables
14 b/w illustrations, 93 illustrations in colour
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