An overview of the literature and the evolution of standard practices regarding preop liver shrinking diet and how to apply this knowledge for optimal patient care.
Gain understanding of the evolution of standard practices, and current evidence regarding preop liver shrinking diet and how this applies to patient care.
Be able to discuss the pros and cons of placing preop metabolic surgery patients on a liver shrinking diet.
Be prepared to educate and coach their preop patients on the recommended diet for reducing fatty liver.
Monali Misra, FACS FRCSC FASMBS MD; Laura Boyer, NP
History of Preop Liver Shrinking Diets - Dogma
Shanu N Kothari, MD
Data Supporting Benefits of Liver Shrinking Diets- Is It Worth It?
Monali Misra, FACS FRCSC FASMBS MD
The Best Preop Diet - What Type/Composition and For How Long?
Debate of Champions: Never Do Preop Liver Shrinking Diet
Richard M Peterson, MD MPH FACS FASMBS DABS-FPMBS
Debate of Champions: Always Do Liver Shrinking Diet
Ann Rogers, MD
Nightmare Inducing Livers- Videos/Pictures of Difficult cases
Rana Pullatt, MD
Prediction of Who Needs It - Dogma Rules?
Laura Boyer, NP
Panel Discussion- Q and A