Bariatric Times

AUG 2016

A peer-reviewed, evidence-based journal that promotes clinical development and metabolic insights in total bariatric patient care for the healthcare professional

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Bariatric Times Buyers Guide 2016 33 Bariatric Times • August 2016 MEASUREMENT TOOLS CONTINUED S cales 6855/6856 D esigned for obese and unsteady patients, D ETECTO's 6855/6856 are available in 600lb and 1,000lb capacities and features a balanced, lightweight design. Both scales are easily tipped back for transportation on its rubber wheels. The battery-powered, LCD display rotates for easy readability. The low- profile platform and handrail add to patient a ssurance. FH - In Floor Medical Scale D etecto's American-made in-floor scales are etecto's American-made in-floor scales are exceptional for bariatric weighing. The platform is level with the floor for easy platform is level with the floor for easy access. The patient simply walks or is w heeled onto the platform and weighed. Weight is displayed on a recessed or wall- mounted digital readout. 1,000lb capacity and optional handrail. 6 868 Detecto's American-made 6868 portable b ariatric scale features a flip-up seat allowing ariatric scale features a flip-up seat allowing for weighing in a standing or sitting position. Handrails and a non-skid 32" x 34" platform a dds comfort to the weighing process. A compact design permits the scale to roll through doors and into patient's rooms. 1,000lb capacity. 6876 Detecto's versatile 6876 bariatric scale features LCD display with BMI calculation, concealed wheels for quick and easy mobility, and a roomy (24" square) non-slip rubber mat weighing platform. The flip-up rubber mat weighing platform. The flip-up seat and armrests allow weighing in a standing or sitting position, while also providing wheelchair transfer access. 600lb capacity. BRW1000 Accommodating up to 40-inch wide bariatric- size wheelchairs, a patient may be wheeled onto the scale and the chair tare weight keyed in for efficient weighing. The robust 1,000lb capacity and extra-large platform size allows the BRW1000 to be used with patients in manual or power wheelchairs, dialysis patients, or walk-ons. 6550 - Portable Scale DETECTO's American-made 6550 has a 1,000lb capacity and can be used with wheelchairs, straight-legged chairs, or as a stand-on scale. Its sloped ramps offer versatility by allowing entry from either side. The 6550's fold-up feature and heavy-duty The 6550's fold-up feature and heavy-duty wheels contribute to its ease of mobility and minimal storage space needed. DR660 - Bariatric Scale Detecto's DR660 features a lightweight but spacious (21.5 x 17.2 x 1.97 inch) weighing platform, 660lb capacity, buialt-in rechargeable battery pack, which is able to provide eight hours of continuous use, or AC power supply (included). Remote display may be mounted on a wall or placed on a tabletop. 7550 - Wall-Mount Scale Detecto's USA-made 7550 wall-mount wheelchair scale features a unique fold-up storage design that saves space when not in use. This scale has a 1,000lb capacity and easily accommodates most wheelchairs with its spacious 32 x 33 inch platform, and requires very little floor space when folded requires very little floor space when folded up. MEDICAL WEIGHT LOSS B ARIATRIC FUSION, INC. For Life ™ Diet Plan T he For Life ™ D iet Plan was designed especially for postoperative bariatric patients who may have regained weight or have not reached their weight-loss goal and need to g et back on track. CELEBRATE VITAMINS T he Path to Success ™ M edical Weight Loss Program Celebrate offers a comprehensive Medical Weight Loss Program free to healthcare providers looking to add value to their p rogram, while creating a revenue stream. The Path to Success ™ is a nutritionally balanced meal plan designed to provide rapid, safe, and sustainable weight loss, with products that are affordable and taste incredible! NUTRITION NUTRITION Nutrition: General BARIATRIC FUSION, INC. Bariatric Fusion ® was designed and formulated by medical professionals to provide increased amounts of key bariatric vitamins and nutrients vital for patients who have undergone weight loss surgery. Patients and their healthcare providers must work together to avoid nutritional deficiencies and support overall health after surgery. NESTLÉ HEALTHCARE NUTRITION, INC. OPTIFAST ® OPTIFAST ® is a comprehensive, clinically proven weight management program that offers medical monitoring, meal replacement formulas, suggested protocols, and nutrition education support to prepare patients for surgery as well as post-surgical diet and behavior changes. OPTISOURCE ® Chewable Vitamin and Mineral Supplement OPTISOURCE ® Chewable Vitamin and Mineral Supplement is formulated to help meet vitamin and mineral needs before and after bariatric surgery. OPTISOURCE ® Very High Protein Drink OPTISOURCE ® Very High Protein Drink helps meet protein needs after bariatric surgery and is specially designed to help maintain muscle mass. Nutrition: Beverages g BARI LIFE Bari Life Natural Whey Protein Isolate Bari Life's 100% Whey Protein Isolate is digested quickly, absorbed efficiently and tastes delicious! It has been processed more than concentrate so virtually all lactose is removed. Proven to aid in fat lass while maintaining lean muscle mass and imporves insulin levels. Superior mixability. Available in Simply Chocolate. 32 Servings/Tub. NESTLÉ HEALTHCARE NUTRITION, INC. OPTISOURCE ® Very High Protein Drink OPTISOURCE ® Very High Protein Drink helps meet protein needs after bariatric surgery and is specially designed to help maintain muscle mass. N utrition: Food/Meal Products BARI LIFE B ari Life Natural Whey Protein Isolate B ari Life's 100% Whey Protein Isolate is digested quickly, absorbed efficiently and tastes delicious! It has been processed more than concentrate so virtually all lactose is removed. Proven to aid in fat lass while maintaining lean muscle mass and imporves insulin levels. Superior mixability. Available in Simply Chocolate. 32 Servings/Tub. Bari Life Protein Bars Bari Life Protein Bars are great tasting and c ome in 24 different flavors to satisfy every ome in 24 different flavors to satisfy every craving. From Caramel Crunch to Strawberry Cheesecake, these high protein, low calorie, and low fat bars are great options for bariatric patient's diet. B ari Life Protein Cookies Bari Life Protein Cookies are an excellent s ource of protein (14–15 grams). They make a great grab and go snack any time of day! Each cookie is individually wrapped for convenience. Who would have thought d ieting could be this sweet? Available in two classic flavors. classic flavors. Bari Life Protein Shake/Pudding Packets Bari Life Shake/Pudding Packets are fully fortified meal replacements that have between 80 and 100 calories and 15 grams of protein! They are delicious, easy and effective when used as a part of a well- designed weight loss plan. Available in nine delicious flavors! delicious flavors! Bari Life Protein Soups Bari Life Protein Soups are a great addition to any diet, but especially for post-surgery diets. Switch up the protein bar and shake routine with these very low calorie and high protein meal replacements. Even use in your own recipes. Available in eight savory flavors. own recipes. Available in eight savory flavors. BARIATRIC ADVANTAGE Bariatric Advantage High Protein Meal Replacement Bariatric Advantage High Protein Meal Replacement, ideal for both pre and post- surgery care, features 27g Protein from Whey Protein Isolate, 6g Fiber, 1g of sugar, only 150-160 calories per serving and is fortified with 20+ vitamins and minerals. Available in a variety of delicious flavors Available in a variety of delicious flavors including; chocolate, vanilla strawberry, iced latte, orange cream, banana, and our newest, Cookies & Cream. KetogenX Snack Bars & Crisps KetogenX Bars and KetogenX Crisps are an easy and delicious way to supplement protein post operatively. Each low carb, low fat KetogenX Bar contains 5 grams of fiber and 12 grams of protein. KetogenX Crisps are a crunchy chip-like snack that provides 8 grams of protein per serving. Both are available in a variety of delicious flavors. available in a variety of delicious flavors. BARIATRIC FUSION, INC. Chocolate Fudge Protein Bar Bariatric Fusion Fudge Protein Bars are offered in a great tasting Chocolate Fudge flavor. This product has been specifically designed to provide 17 grams of the highest quality protein available. This unique formulation contains 4 grams of fiber, and 17 Vitamins & Minerals in each convenient and delicious bar. Continued on following page

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