Bariatric Times

Our ongoing Bariatric Times column, Anesthestic Aspects of Bariatric Surgery, is authored by members of ISPCOP. The most current e-edition can be viewed at http://bariatrictimes.com. See below for links to previously published columns.

If you are interested in writing a column, contact Dr. Stephanie Jones, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. 700-1000 words, figures/tables/photos encouraged.

Thank you to all our authors!


March 2016
Obesity as a Focus in Anesthesiology Research Between 2000 and 2014: An Unmet Need?
Ingrid Moreno-Duarte, MD; and Roman Schumann, MD
http://bariatrictimes.epubxp.com/i/651228-mar-2016/18

August 2015
General Anesthesia for Vaginal Delivery of Twins in an Anticoagulated Obese Woman
Vilma E. Ortiz, MD
http://bariatrictimes.com/general-anesthesia-for-vaginal-delivery-of-twins-in-an-anticoagulated-obese-woman/​

February 2014
An Interview with Dr. Stephanie B. Jones, President of ISPCOP
http://bariatrictimes.com/an-interview-with-dr-stephanie-b-jones-president-of-ispcop/

November 2013
Multimodal Analgesia in Patients with Morbid Obesity
Preet Mohinder Singh, MD; and Anupama Wadhwa, MD
http://bariatrictimes.com/multimodal-analgesia-in-patients-with-morbid-obesity/

September 2013
Ultra Fast-Track Pathways for Bariatric Surgery
Marilu Giacalone, MD; Shantale Cyr, PhD; Nicola Pagnucci, MSN; and Thomas M. Hemmerling, MSc, MD, DEAA
http://bariatrictimes.com/ultra-fast-track-pathways-for-bariatric-surgery/

June 2013
Regional Anesthesia for Bariatric Surgery
Marilu Giacalone, MD; Shantale Cyr, PhD; and Thomas M. Hemmerling, MSc, MD, DEAA
http://bariatrictimes.com/regional-anesthesia-for-bariatric-surgery/

May 2013
Intraoperative Fluid Assessment in Patients with Obesity
Konstantin Balonov, MD
http://bariatrictimes.com/intraoperative-fluid-assessment-in-patients-with-obesity/

March 2013
Successful Anesthetic Management of Rigid Bronchoscopy-Guided Percutaneous Tracheostomy in a Patient with Morbid Obesity
Nicholas Wasson, MD, and Stephanie B. Jones, MD
http://bariatrictimes.com/successful-anesthetic-management-of-rigid-bronchoscopy-guided-percutaneous-tracheostomy-in-a-patient-with-morbid-obesity/

January 2013
The Parturient with Morbid Obesity
Yigal Leykin, MD, MSc, and Alessandro Laudani, MD
http://bariatrictimes.com/the-parturient-with-morbid-obesity/

November 2012
Mechanical Ventilation in Patients with Morbid Obesity
Adrian Alvarez, MD
http://bariatrictimes.com/mechanical-ventilation-in-patients-with-morbid-obesity/

September 2012
Reports, Registries, and Education in Perioperative Care of the Obese Patient – A European Update
Mike Margarson, MD, FRCA, FFICM
http://bariatrictimes.com/reports-registries-and-education-in-perioperative-care-of-the-obese-patient%e2%80%94a-european-update/

June 2012
Anesthetic Aspects of Bariatric Surgery: Addressing Challenges
Ashish C. Sinha, MBBS, MD, PhD
http://bariatrictimes.com/anesthetic-aspects-of-bariatric-surgery-addressing-challenges/

April 2012
Obesity, Surgery, and Perioperative Inflammation Research: Where is it Going?
Roman Schumann, MD
http://bariatrictimes.com/obesity-surgery-and-perioperative-inflammation-research-where-is-it-going/

February 2012
Airway Management in Bariatric Surgery: A Challenge for Anesthesiologists
Riccardo Taddei, MD; Nora Terrasini, MD; Cedrick Zaouter, MD; Erik Arbeid, MD; and Thomas M. Hemmerling, MSc, MD, DEAA
http://bariatrictimes.com/airway-management-in-bariatric-surgery-a-challenge-for-anesthesiologists/

December 2011
Highlights from the 2011 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Anesthesiologists October 15-19, 2011, Chicago, Illinois
Stephanie B. Jones, MD, and Roman Schumann, MD
http://bariatrictimes.com/highlights-from-the-2011-annual-meeting-of-the-american-society-of-anesthesiolgists-october-15%e2%80%9319-2011-chicago-illinois/

October 2011
An Update on Anesthesia
Mike Margarson, MD, FRCA, FFICM
http://bariatrictimes.com/anesthetic-aspects-of-bariatric-surgery-new-column/

July 2011
International Society for the Perioperative Care of the Obese Patient
Ashish Sinha, MD, PhD, DABA, and Anupama Wadhwa, MD
http://bariatrictimes.com/international-society-for-the-perioperative-care-of-the-obese-patient/