After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to:
1. Understand pre-operative preparation for patients going thru prior  bariatric surgery
2. Understand special post-operative needs for bariatric patients
3. Understand the special equipment needs for bariatric patients
4. Understand the post-operative expectations for progress and discharge of bariatric patients


Dr. Michael Tirabassi, MD, FACS, FAAP
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Baystate Children's Hospital
Tufts University School of Medicine  


Faculty Disclosure

The design and content of Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education ( CE ) activities support quality improvement in healthcare and provide fair and balanced views of therapeutic options.  Faculty or planner conflicts of interest are resolved before the educational activity.         

None of the members of the faculty and planning committee for this educational event have commercial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling or distributing health care goods and services consumed by or used on patients.                                                                             

Session date: 
01/23/2020 - 9:15am to 10:15am EST
Baystate Medical Center CHAD unit
759 Chestnut St.
Daly 4- CHAD UNit Conference Room 3/4
Springfield, MA 01199
United States
  • 1.00 ANCC Contact Hours

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