Peri‐operative management of the obese surgical patient 2015

  title={Peri‐operative management of the obese surgical patient 2015},
  author={Claire Nightingale and Michael P. Margarson and Euan Shearer and Janette W. Redman and Dominique N Lucas and Jonathan Mark Cousins and W. T. A. Fox and Nicholas Kennedy and Pascal Venn and M. Skues and David Gabbott and Upama Misra and Jaideep J. Pandit and M Popat and Rhonda Griffiths},
Guidelines are presented for the organisational and clinical peri-operative management of anaesthesia and surgery for patients who are obese, along with a summary of the problems that obesity may cause peri-operatively. The advice presented is based on previously published advice, clinical studies and expert opinion. 
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