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The Clinical Takeaway: Dietary Requirements Post-bariatric Surgery

The Clinical Takeaway: Dietary Requirements Post-bariatric Surgery

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In this episode:

 

– The post bariatric patient is in the midst of a life-changing experience, the kind of support they receive makes a big difference to the long term outcomes
– Post bariatric surgery, the patient is effectively in a chronic mal-absorptive state. Protein intake, Vitamin B12, iron, calcium are particularly impacted
– OTC multivitamins are NOT sufficient to meet the needs of these patients, most GPs are unaware of how to supplement and monitor effectively

 

 

 

Host: Dr David Lim, GP  |  Guest: Melanie McGrice

 

Total time: 35 mins

 

 

Useful resources:

 

 

www.melaniemcgrice.com

Nourish with Melanie – YouTube

Health Care Professionals – Nutrition Plus

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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