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Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery : Indications, Complications and Revisional Procedures /

This book describes the surgical bariatric procedures most frequently performed worldwide and examines their evolution in recent years both within Italy and internationally. For each operation, indications, the surgical technique, potential complications, and the outcomes with respect to weight and...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Angrisani, Luigi. (Editor)
Format: Online Book
Published: Milano : Springer Milan : Imprint: Springer, 2017.
Series:Updates in Surgery,
Online Access:Online version
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Table of Contents:
  • 1 History of Obesity Surgery in Italy
  • 2 Current indications to Bariatric Surgery in adult and children
  • 3 Bariatric Surgery Worlwide
  • 4 Evolution of Bariatric Surgery in Italy
  • 6 Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • 7 Gastric Bypass
  • 8 One Anastomosis Gastric Bypass
  • 9 Standard Bilio-Pancreatic-Diversion
  • 10 Duodenal Switch
  • 11 Single Anastomosis Duodeno-Ileal Bypass with Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • 12 Ileal Interposition
  • REVISIONAL SURGERY – 13 The problem of weight regain
  • 14 Band Revision and Conversion to other procedures
  • 15 Sleeve Revision and Conversion to other procedures
  • 16 RYGB Revision and Conversion to other procedures
  • SELECTED TOPICS – 17 The problem of GERD and Hiatal Hernia
  • 18 Diabetes Surgery: current indications and techniques
  • 19 Endoluminal Procedures
  • 20 Other Bariatric Operations.