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Obesity, Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery

A Comprehensive Guide

Editors: Agrawal, Sanjay (Ed.)

  • Contains illustrations, photos, and videos which detail bariatric surgery procedures
  • Written from a global perspective by experts in the field
  • Includes key learning points to aid learning and revision
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About this book

This updated textbook provides a guide to obesity and its surgical management. All chapters have been revised to cover the recent changes and developments within the field and contain practical step-by-step guidance on how to complete bariatric procedures. New chapters covering laparoscopic mini-gastric bypass surgical techniques, complications, and outcomes are also included.

The second edition of Obesity, Bariatric & Metabolic Surgery aims to serve as a reference guide for the wide range of healthcare professionals involved in bariatric surgery and is relevant to surgeons, dieticians, metabolic physicians, and general practitioners.

About the authors

Mr Sanjay Agrawal is a Consultant Bariatric, Laparoscopic and Upper GI Surgeon at Homerton University Hospital in London. He also holds the position of Honorary Senior Lecturer at the Blizard Institute in Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary, University of London. Mr Agrawal is awarded ‘Fellow’ of the American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (FASMBS) in 2016. Mr Agrawal has been awarded ‘Certificate of Medical Excellence’ and membership of Top Doctors UK by invitation. Mr Agrawal is designated as ‘Master Surgeon in Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (MSMBS)’ by Surgical Review Corporation of USA. It was previously called ‘Surgeon of Excellence in Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (SOEMBS)’ & ‘Bariatric Surgeon of Excellence (BSOE)’. Mr Agrawal has been accredited with the above since October, 2012, and he has the honour of being the only Weight-loss/Obesity Surgeon in the UK to achieve this certification. Mr Agrawal’s other honours include being the First Post-CCT Fellow in Bariatric and Upper GI Surgery awarded under the National Surgical Fellowship Scheme through the Royal College of Surgeons of England in partnership with the Surgical Specialist Associations for a year. Mr Agrawal has had extensive training in UK, Belgium, Japan & India and has an experience of over 1000 laparoscopic bariatric procedures to date. In addition, he has undertaken more than 2000 general surgical procedures so far. He trains other surgeons in bariatric & laparoscopic surgery and has made numerous presentations (over 100) at national and international meetings as well as multiple publications (over 100) in peer-reviewed journals.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Obesity, Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery
Book Subtitle
A Comprehensive Guide
Editors
  • Sanjay Agrawal
Copyright
2022
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
Print + eBook ISBN
978-3-030-60597-1
eReference ISBN
978-3-030-60596-4
Print ISBN
978-3-030-60595-7
Edition Number
2
Number of Pages
X, 990
Number of Illustrations
110 b/w illustrations, 340 illustrations in colour
Topics