Heather Austin

Summary

Publications

  1. doi Psychological assessment of the adolescent bariatric surgery candidate
    Heather Austin
    Children s Behavioral Health, Children s of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 9:474-80. 2013
  2. doi Bariatric surgery in adolescents: what's the rationale? What's rational?
    Heather Austin
    Children s Behavioral Health, Children s of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    Int Rev Psychiatry 24:254-61. 2012

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Publications2

  1. doi Psychological assessment of the adolescent bariatric surgery candidate
    Heather Austin
    Children s Behavioral Health, Children s of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 9:474-80. 2013
    ..Additional research and discussion regarding the psychological assessment of the adolescent bariatric surgery patient and the role of the psychologist on the multidisciplinary team is warranted...
  2. doi Bariatric surgery in adolescents: what's the rationale? What's rational?
    Heather Austin
    Children s Behavioral Health, Children s of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    Int Rev Psychiatry 24:254-61. 2012
    ..Outcome studies are limited and long-term results are unknown, but for extremely obese adolescents, bariatric surgery is promising and should be considered a viable option for appropriate adolescent candidates...