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Nutritional Trends and Implications for Weight Loss Surgery
Tue May 24, 2016: 11:00 am-12:00 pm EDT
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Obesity rates in the U.S are at an all-time high. Health care costs of obesity range from $147 to $210 billion per year. Nutritional Trends and Implications for Weight Loss Surgery is a timely topic. Tune into this webinar for an in-depth discussion on the various types of weight loss surgery, who is a good candidate for weight loss surgery and the benefits and complications of these surgeries.
- Describe and list the types of bariatric surgeries.
- Identify current practice guidelines for MNT in bariatrics.
- Identify key factors in pre-op assessments for long-term success.
Ashley McCartney, MS, RD, LDN
Bariatrics / General Surgery
1.0 CPEU pending approval
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Watch the Recording on YouTube
Vitamin Tips Sleeve Gastrectomy Patients
Vitamin Tips Gastric Bypass Patients
Pregnancy After Weight Loss Surgery
ASMBS Allied Health Nutritional Guidelines for the Surgical Weight Loss Patient
AND weight loss surgery tool kit.
Presentation slides (Slide Share)
Bariatric Surgery: What is Covered by TRICARE?
Bariatric Surgery for Severe Obesity
Benefits of Bariatric Surgery American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS)
The Post-surgery Diet for Bariatric Patients: What to Expect