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
An Overview of Metabolic Medicine. The Practice of Metabolic Medicine. The Concept of Metabolic Surgery. Metabolic Syndrome. Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease. Insulin, the Glycemic Index, and Carcinogenesis. Nutrition and Cardiovascular Disease. The Risk Relationship between Insulin Resistance, Diabetes, and Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease. Strategies for the Prevention of Type 2 Diabetes. Bariatric Surgery for Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Resolution. Incretin Response after Bariatric Surgery. Medical Obesity Management. Peripheral Endocrine Response to Weight Loss. An Overview of Surgical Weight Loss Options. Diabetes Surgery. Metabolic Changes Post-Bariatric Surgery. Metabolic Monitoring of the Bariatric Surgery Patient. Hypoglycemia after Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery. Micronutrient-Deficient Encephalopathy after Bariatric Surgery. Hyperammonemic Encephalopathy after Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery. The Bedside Diagnosis of Malnutrition. Nutritional Support: Enteral and Parenteral Nutrition. Metabolic Effects of Omega-3 Fatty Acids. Nutrition and Gut Immunity. Nutrition Therapy for Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Nutritional Management of Short Bowel Syndrome in the Adult with Crohn's Disease. Neurological Disease of Metabolism. Nutritional Approaches to Epilepsy. The Role of Nutritional Factors in Multiple Sclerosis. Micromineral Considerations in Alzheimer's Dementia. Ingestion of Inorganic Copper from Drinking Water and Supplements Is a Major Causal Factor in the Epidemic of Alzheimer's Disease. Zinc, Health, and Immunity. Index.