The first comprehensive overview of an emerging field, Metabolic Medicine and Surgery introduces a new paradigm in patient management that crosses existing subspecialty boundaries. This approach is necessitated by the challenges of treating patients with obesity, metabolic syndrome, cardiovascular disease and prediabetes, as well as those with mald

chapter 1|20 pages

An Overview of Metabolic Medicine

chapter 2|24 pages

Practice of Metabolic Medicine

chapter 3|22 pages

Concept of Metabolic Surgery

chapter 4|46 pages

Metabolic Syndrome

chapter 5|18 pages

Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease

chapter 7|24 pages

Nutrition and Cardiovascular Disease

chapter 11|18 pages

Incretin Response after Bariatric Surgery

chapter 12|12 pages

Medical Obesity Management

chapter 13|14 pages

Peripheral Endocrine Response to Weight Loss

chapter 14|20 pages

An Overview of Surgical Weight Loss Options

chapter 15|14 pages

Diabetes Surgery

chapter 16|16 pages

Metabolic Changes Post-Bariatric Surgery

chapter 21|30 pages

Bedside Diagnosis of Malnutrition

chapter 23|8 pages

Metabolic Effects of Omega-3 Fatty Acids

chapter 24|12 pages

Nutrition and Immunity of the Gut

chapter 27|22 pages

Neurological Disease of Metabolism

chapter 28|20 pages

Nutritional Approaches to Epilepsy

chapter 32|24 pages

Zinc, Health, and Immunity