Resources

  • References


    Bariatric surgery. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at:
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed. Updated December 2, 2013. Accessed December 8, 2013.


    Gastric sleeve. University of California, San Diego Health System website. Available at:
    http://health.ucsd.edu/specialties/surgery/bariatric/weight-loss-surgery/gastric-sleeve/Pages/default.aspx. Accessed December 8, 2013.


    Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy. Cleveland Clinic website. Available at:
    http://weightloss.clevelandclinic.org/Sleevegastrectomy.aspx. Accessed December 8, 2013.


    Sleeve gastrectomy. Virginia Mason Medical Center. Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence website. Available at:
    https://www.virginiamason.org/SleeveGastrectomy. Updated October 2010. Accessed December 8, 2013.


    Sleeve gastrectomy. Yale New Haven Health website. Available at:
    https://www.greenhosp.org/upload/docs/FactSheets/English/bariatrics%5Fsleeve.pdf. Updated May 2011. Accessed December 8, 2013.


    Weight loss surgery. North Shore Medical Center website. Available at:
    http://nsmcweightloss.org/web/surgical%5Fprocedures.aspx. Accessed December 8, 2013.

  • Resources

    American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery

    http://asmbs.org

    Weight Control Information Network

    http://www.win.niddk.nih.gov

  • Canadian Resources

    Canadian Obesity Network

    http://www.obesitynetwork.ca