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Living with Surgery - Managing your mind and your weight

In April 2017, Dr Denise Ratcliffe, a Consultant Clinical Psychologist at Phoenix Health, UK and previously at Chelsea & Westminster Hospital, London, UK released her new self-help book: ‘Living with Bariatric Surgery - Managing your mind and your weight’, to help those who are considering bariatric surgery develop the psychological tools to make the necessary changes and adjustments for surgery to be successful.

Book: Gastric band and nutritional deficiencies

A new book has been launch that contains useful and practical advice, questionnaires, hints and tips to maximise weight-loss and support overall long-term health, following laparoscopic gastric band surgery. Co-authored by registered nutritional therapists, Nicola M Pearson and Claudia Williamson, this practical handbook has been specifically written for gastric band patients.  The book is fully referenced so that nutrition and bariatric professionals can also use it with confidence, knowing that it is evidence based.

Book: Management for Failed Bariatric Procedures

A new book, 'Management for Failed Bariatric Procedures: Surgical Strategies', edited by Drs Jacques Himpen and Ramon Vilallonga covers the full spectrum of revisional laparoscopic weight loss surgery after a failed primary procedure. The chapter authors, all currently operating experts in this field, cover the essentials of establishing a bariatric revisional surgery program, including diagnostic issues, metabolic failures, malabsorptive failures before considering technical options, guidelines for avoiding pitfalls, and a strict patient selection.

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