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Before and After: Living and Eating Well After Weight Loss Surgery
Before and After: Living and Eating Well After Weight Loss Surgery
by Susan Maria Leach
Hardcover from Morrow Cookbooks

 
Exodus from Obesity: The Guide to Long-Term Success After Weight Loss Surgery
Exodus from Obesity: The Guide to Long-Term Success After Weight Loss Surgery
by Paula F. Peck
Paperback from BP Publishing, Inc.

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Eating Well After Weight Loss Surgery: Over 140 Delicious Low-Fat, High-Protein Recipes to Enjoy in the Weeks, Months and Years after Surgery
Eating Well After Weight Loss Surgery: Over 140 Delicious Low-Fat, High-Protein Recipes to Enjoy in the Weeks, Months and Years after Surgery
by Patt Levine, Michele Bontmpo-Saray, William B. Inabnet, Meredith Urban-Skuros
Paperback from Marlowe & Company

 
Heal Your Hips : How to Prevent Hip Surgerymdash;and What to Do If You Need It
Heal Your Hips : How to Prevent Hip Surgery—and What to Do If You Need It
by Robert Klapper, Lynda Huey
Paperback from Wiley

 
Secrets of a Beverly Hills Cosmetic Surgeon: The Experts Guide to Safe, Successful Surgery
Secrets of a Beverly Hills Cosmetic Surgeon: The Expert's Guide to Safe, Successful Surgery
by Robert, Md. Kotler, Robert Kotler
Hardcover from Ernest Mitchell Publishers

 
Scoliosis Surgery: The Definitive Patients Reference
Scoliosis Surgery: The Definitive Patient's Reference
by David K. Wolpert
Paperback from Swordfish Communications

 
The Surgery Book: An Illustrated Guide to 73 of the Most Common Operations
The Surgery Book: An Illustrated Guide to 73 of the Most Common Operations
by Robert Youngson
Book Description
Nothing is more daunting than facing the prospect of surgery. Whether the patient is yourself or a loved one, you are bound to have many questions about the operation the doctor has recommended--concerns that even the most attentive and thorough doctor might be too busy to address completely.

The Surgery Book is a dependable, comprehensive sourcebook that answers these important medical questions. Designed for the layperson, the book explains the seventy-three most common surgical operations, delivering the information that every well-informed patient needs to know, in a clear, easy-to-understand format. for each question, it answers these critical questions:

--Why is the operation necessary?
--How is the operation performed?
--What does the surgeon hope to accomplish?
--How long will post-operation recovery take, and will there be pain or other side effects?

The book alos explains what every patient should know about each of the most common diagnostic and surgical tests, including angiography, cardiac catheterization, ultrasound, PET scans, laparoscopy, biopsies, and MRI scans. It also covers blood transfusion and tissue and organ transplantation, in addition to giving readers a thorough introduction to operating-room procedures, staff, and equipment.

Written by a leading surgeon and thoroughly illustrated with more than 350 step-by-step drawings, The Surgery Book allays patients' fears and anxieties and helps them become fully informed about their upcoming experience in the operating room.

For those not facing surgery but who are simply curious about various surgical procedures and what actually takes place in an operating room, The Surgery Book is an excellent guide. Its clear text and illustrations both illuminate and explain this fascinating world.

Paperback from St. Martin's Press

 
The Patients Guide to Weight Loss Surgery: Everything You Need To Know About Gastric Bypass and Bariatric Surgery
The Patient's Guide to Weight Loss Surgery: Everything You Need To Know About Gastric Bypass and Bariatric Surgery
by April, Ph.D. Hochstrasser, S. Ross, MD Fox, April Hochstrasser, S. Ross Fox
Paperback from Hatherleigh Press

 
Tmj: The Self Help Program
by John J. Taddey
Listed under Mandibular Dentistry
 
What Your Doctor May Not Tell You About(TM) Hip and Knee Replacement Surgery : Everything You Need to Know to Make the Right Decisions (What Your Doctor May Not Tell You About...(Paperback))
What Your Doctor May Not Tell You About(TM) Hip and Knee Replacement Surgery : Everything You Need to Know to Make the Right Decisions (What Your Doctor May Not Tell You About...(Paperback))
by Ronald P. Grelsamer
Paperback from Warner Books

 
Dr. Scotts Knee Book : Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment of Knee Problems Including Torn Cartilage, Ligament Damage, Arthritis, Tendinitis, Arthroscopic Surgery, and Total Knee Replacement
Dr. Scott's Knee Book : Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment of Knee Problems Including Torn Cartilage, Ligament Damage, Arthritis, Tendinitis, Arthroscopic Surgery, and Total Knee Replacement
by W. Norman Scott
Paperback from Fireside

 
Coping With Heart Surgery and Bypassing Depression: A Familys Guide to the Medical, Emotional, and Practical Issues
Coping With Heart Surgery and Bypassing Depression: A Family's Guide to the Medical, Emotional, and Practical Issues
by Carol Cohan, Carol Cohan MA, June B. Pimm Ph.D., Carol Patient's Guide to Heart Surgery Cohan
Paperback from Intl Universities Press

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The Doctors Guide to Weight Loss Surgery : How to Make the Decision That Could Save Your Life
The Doctor's Guide to Weight Loss Surgery : How to Make the Decision That Could Save Your Life
by M.D. Louis Flancbaum, Deborah Flancbaum, Erica Manfred
Paperback from Bantam 

 
A Man After His Own Heart : A True Story
A Man After His Own Heart : A True Story
by CHARLES SIEBERT
Hardcover from Crown

 
Cosmetic Breast Surgery: A Complete Guide to Making the Right Decision--from A to Double D
Cosmetic Breast Surgery: A Complete Guide to Making the Right Decision--from A to Double D
by Robert M. Freund, Alexander Van Dyne, Alex Van Dyne
Paperback from Marlowe & Company

 
Tmj: The Jaw Connection : The Overlooked Diagnosis : A Self-Care Guide to Diagnosing and Managing This Hidden Ailment
Tmj: The Jaw Connection : The Overlooked Diagnosis : A Self-Care Guide to Diagnosing and Managing This Hidden Ailment
by Greg Goddard
Paperback from Aurora Press
1991
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Welcome to Your Face Lift: What to Expect Before, During  After Cosmetic Surgery
Welcome to Your Face Lift: What to Expect Before, During & After Cosmetic Surgery
by Helen Bransford
Paperback from Main Street Books

 
The Ostomy Book: Living Comfortably With Colostomies, Ileostomies, and Urostomies
The Ostomy Book: Living Comfortably With Colostomies, Ileostomies, and Urostomies
by Barbara Dorr Mullen, Kerry Anne McGinn
Paperback from Bull Publishing Company
1992
 
The Chiropractic Way: How Chiropractic Care Can Stop Your Pain and Help You Regain Your Health Without Drugs or Surgery
The Chiropractic Way: How Chiropractic Care Can Stop Your Pain and Help You Regain Your Health Without Drugs or Surgery
by Michael Lenarz, Victoria St. George
Paperback from Bantam Books

 
I Want To Live: Gastric Bypass Reversal
I Want To Live: Gastric Bypass Reversal
by Dani Hart
Paperback from Mountain Stars

 
Going Under: Preparing Yourself for Anesthesia : Your Guide to Pain Control and Healing Techniques - Before, During and After Surgery
Going Under: Preparing Yourself for Anesthesia : Your Guide to Pain Control and Healing Techniques - Before, During and After Surgery
by Monica W. Furlong, Elliot Essman
Paperback from Autonomy Pub. Corp.
1993
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Two Girlfriends Get Real About Cosmetic Surgery
Two Girlfriends Get Real About Cosmetic Surgery
by Charlee Ganny, Susan J. Collini
Paperback from Renaissance Books

 
Turn Back the Clock Without Losing Time : A Complete Guide to Quick and Easy Cosmetic Rejuvenation
Turn Back the Clock Without Losing Time : A Complete Guide to Quick and Easy Cosmetic Rejuvenation
by RHODA NARINS, PAUL FRANK
Paperback from Three Rivers Press

 
100 Questions  Answers About Bone Marrow and Stem Cell Transplantation
100 Questions & Answers About Bone Marrow and Stem Cell Transplantation
by Ewa Carrier, Gracy Ledingham, Ewa, Md. Carrier
Paperback from Jones & Bartlett Publishers

 
The Cardiac Recovery Handbook: The Complete Guide to Heart Disease and Recovery for Patients and Their Families
The Cardiac Recovery Handbook: The Complete Guide to Heart Disease and Recovery for Patients and Their Families
by Paul Kligfield
Hardcover from Hatherleigh Press

 
The No-Hysterectomy Option: Your Body--Your Choice, Revised and Updated
The No-Hysterectomy Option: Your Body--Your Choice, Revised and Updated
by Herbert A. Goldfarb
Paperback from Wiley

 

 
 
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