This continuing education course for nurses on Bariatric Surgery first looks at the problem of obesity and then covers bariatric surgery.
Topics covered include: the two major techniques of bariatric surgery, the complications of bariatric surgery and postoperative period.
- Obesity: Definition
- Diagnosis, Pathogenesis, and Complications
- Bariatric Surgery: The Basics Complications of Bariatric Surgery
- After the Surgery
- Psychological Issues
- Nutritional Issues
- Plastic Surgery After Bariatric Surgery
NurseCe4Less is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. (ANCC
The author, planning committee, and reviewers have no financial or other conflicts of interest related to this course. There is no sponsorship or commercial support used for this course.
There is no "off label" usage of drugs or products discussed in this course.
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