Bariatric NewsBariatric News, the journal dedicated to reporting on research, technology and latest events in the bariatric specialty, recently featured the publication of Obesity, Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery: A Practical Guide.

It highlighted that the management and treatment of obesity is in a constant state of flux as attempts are made to cope with what has become a worldwide epidemic and that keeping up with these changes is a ongoing issue for any healthcare professional working in this demanding speciality.

Bariatric News also detailed the long journey to publication, starting in March 2013 when Springer agreed to publish the book and editor Mr Sanjay Agrawal took on the demanding task of bringing together over 150 experts from 20 countries to produce the most up-to-date and comprehensive guide to obesity, bariatric and metabolic surgery.