Half Title Page.
List of Contributors.
Features of Obesity and Strategies for Weight Loss.
1: Obesity and Cardiac Failure: Pathophysiology, Epidemiology, Clinical Manifestations, and Management.
2: Obesity and Adipose Tissue Microvascular Dysfunction.
3: Ghrelin-Producing Cells in Stomachs: Implications for Weight Reduction Surgery.
4: Asthma in Obesity and Diabetes: Novel Mechanisms and Effects of Bariatric Surgery.
5: Percutaneous Electrical Neurostimulation of Dermatome T6 to Reduce Appetite.
6: The Management of Obesity: An Overview.
Surgical and Postsurgical Procedures.
7: Why Patients Select Weight Loss Bariatric Surgery.
8: Best Practices for Bariatric Procedures in an Accredited Surgical Center.
9: Anesthesia for Bariatric Surgery.
10: Laparoscopic Roux-EN-Y Gastric Bypass.
11: Omega Loop Gastric Bypass.
12: Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy.
13: Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding.
14: Biliopancreatic Diversion.
15: Endoluminal Procedures for the Treatment and Management of Bariatric Patients.
16: Intragastric Balloon for the Treatment of Morbid Obesity.
17: Jejunoileal Bypass: Physiologic Ramifications of an Obsolete Procedure That Has Resurfaced in Oncologic Surgery.
18: Pediatric Bariatric Surgery.
19: Pregnancy After Bariatric Surgery.
20: Mortality Rate and Long-Term Outcomes After Bariatric Surgery.
21: Critical Care After Bariatric Surgery.
Safety and Outcomes.
22: An Overview of the Safety of Bariatric Surgery.
23: Safety of Bariatric Surgery in Adolescents.
24: Mortality in Bariatric Surgery: A Focus on Prediction.
25: Comparing Weight Loss in Three Bariatric Procedures: Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass, Vertical Banded Gastroplasty, and Gastric Banding.
26: Metabolic Predictors of Weight Loss After Bariatric Surgery.
27: Long-Term Weight Loss Results After Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy.
28: Gastric Band Slippage as an Adverse Event.
29: Leaks and Fistulas After Bariatric Surgery.
30: Gastric Leaks and Use of Endoscopic Internal Drainage With Enteral Nutrition.
31: Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease and Hiatal Hernia in Bariatric Procedures.
Metabolism, Endocrinology and Organ Systems.
32: Endoscopic Treatments for Obesity-Related Metabolic Diseases.
33: Sleeve Gastrectomy: Mechanisms of Weight Loss and Diabetes Improvements.
34: Postprandial Hyperinsulinemic Hypoglycemia in Bariatric Surgery.
35: Bariatric Surgery Improves Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus.
36: Weight Loss Surgery and the Surrogate Insulin Resistance Markers HOMA, TyG, and TG/HDL-c in Relation to Metabolic Syndrome.
37: Cancer and Bariatric Surgery.
38: Upper Gastrointestinal Diseases Before and After Bariatric Surgery.
39: Hematological Disorders Following Bariatric Surgery.
40: Enteric Hyperoxaluria, Calcium Oxalate Nephrolithiasis, and Oxalate Nephropathy After Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass.
41: Thyroid Hormone Homeostasis in Weight Loss and Implications for Bariatric Surgery.
42: The Ghrelin—Cannabinoid 1 Receptor Axis After Sleeve Gastrectomy.
43: PNPLA3 Variant p.I148M and Bariatric Surgery.
44: Dietary Reference Values.
45: Meal Disposal After Bariatric Surgery.
46: Underreporting of Energy Intake and Bariatric Surgery.
47: Control Eating Following Bariatric Surgery.
48: Dietary Planning in Bariatric Surgery Postoperative.
49: Protein Nutrition and Status and Bariatric Surgery.
50: Micronutrient Deficiencies and Sleeve Gastrectomy for Weight Reduction.
51: Thiamine (Vitamin B1) After Weight Loss Bariatric Surgery.
52: Vitamin A and Roux-EN-Y Gastric Bypass.
53: Iron and Bariatric Surgery.
Cardiovascular, Body Composition, and Physiological Aspects.
54: Long-Term Cardiovascular Risks in Bariatric Surgery.
55: QT Interval After Bariatric Surgery.
56: Plasma Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids After Weight Loss Surgery.
57: Bariatric Procedures and Dual Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry.
58: Factors Associated with Metabolic Bone Disorders and Its Complications After Bariatric Surgery.
59: Gait Patterns After Bariatric Surgery.
Psychological and Behavioral Aspects.
60: Preoperative Psychosocial Assessment for the Bariatric Patient.
61: Neurocognitive Factors Associated With Obesity, Obesity-Related Disorders, and Bariatric Surgery.
62: Temperament and Outcome of Bariatric Surgery for Severe Obesity.
63: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Bariatric Surgery Patients.
64: Does Body Dysmorphic Disorder Have Implications for Bariatric Surgery?.
65: Issues Surrounding the Relationship Between Sexual Function and Bariatric Surgery.
66: Depression and Intragastric Balloon Treatment.
67: Recommended Resources on Metabolism and Physiology of Bariatric Surgery.