Galen eCalcs - Calculator: Bariatric Surgery
Calculates BMI, ideal weight, and weight loss goals related to bariatric surgery and a BMI of 25 or lower.
Calculator Search/Filter Keywords
At the calculator level, eCalcs comes delivered with default keywords that can be leveraged in the "Search/Filter" field to enable Specialty or System driven calculator searching. The following calculator keywords are delivered by default for the Bariatric Surgery calculator:
Calculator Configuration Options
|Preference Name||Valid Range||Description|
|Publishing||Checked / Unchecked||When checked, the calculator will display for users on the front end. |
When unchecked, the calculator WILL NOT display for users on the front end.
|Orderable Item Override||(BLANK) / G-BARSUR||“(BLANK)” indicates that the global configuration options for Orderable Item will be used. |
“G-BARSUR” indicates that the calculator specific value will be used and can display the specific calculator name in the chart output.
|Height||Vitals||Patient’s Height in Inches|
|Current Weight||Vitals||Patient’s Current Weight|
|Date of Surgery||Manual Input||Patient’s Date of Surgery|
|Pre-Op Weight||Manual Input||Patient’s Pre-Op Weight|
|Ideal Weight||Result||Patient's ideal weight (BMI of 25) based on the patient's height|
|Extra Weight||Result||Difference between patient's weight and ideal weight|
|50% Weight Loss Goal||Result||Goal weight if patient loses 50% of extra weight|
|75% Weight Loss Goal||Result||Goal weight if patient loses 75% of extra weight|
|Weight Loss||Result||Weight lost since surgery|
|% Extra Weight Lost||Result||Percentage of extra weight lost since surgery|
|% Total Weight Lost||Result||Percentage of total weight lost since surgery|