Endocrinol Diabetes Metab Case Rep 2018 Oct 31;2018:18-0089. Epub 2018 Oct 31.
Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism, Keck School of Medicine, LAC+USC Medical Center, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Obes Rev 2021 Jul 26. Epub 2021 Jul 26.
Centre de Recherche de l'Institut Universitaire de Cardiologie et de Pneumologie de Québec-Université Laval, Quebec, Quebec, Canada.
This systematic review and meta-analyses aimed to synthesize evidence of the link between bariatric surgery and changes in food preferences, considering the method of assessment. MEDLINE, Cochrane Library, Web of Science, Cinahl, PsychINFO, ProQuest, and Open grey were searched incorporating two blocks of terms ("Intervention" and "Food Preferences"). Interventional or observational studies involving patients (BMI ≥ 35 kg m ) with sleeve gastrectomy (SG) or Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass (RYGB) and a control group were included. Read More
Br J Surg 2021 Jul 16. Epub 2021 Jul 16.
Musgrove Park Hospital, Taunton, UK.
Background: Bariatric surgery is an established treatment for severe obesity; however, fewer than 1 per cent of eligible patients undergo surgery. The perceived risk of surgery may contribute to the low uptake. The aim of this study was to determine perioperative mortality associated with bariatric surgery, comparing different operation types and data sources. Read More
Obes Surg 2021 Jul 23. Epub 2021 Jul 23.
Unité d'Endoscopie Interventionnelle, Hôpital Privé des Peupliers, Ramsay Générale de Santé, 8 Place de l'Abbé G. Hénocque, 75013, Paris, France.
Background And Aims: Endoscopy is effective in management of bariatric surgery (BS) adverse events (AEs) but a comprehensive evaluation of long-term results is lacking. Our aim is to assess the effectiveness of a standardized algorithm for the treatment of BS-AE.Patients And Methods: We retrospectively analyzed 1020 consecutive patients treated in our center from 2012 to 2020, collecting data on demographics, type of BS, complications, and endoscopic treatment. Read More
Surg Obes Relat Dis 2021 May 19. Epub 2021 May 19.
Research Division, Joslin Diabetes Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts.
Background: Postbariatric hypoglycemia (PBH) can be a devastating complication for which current therapies are often incompletely effective. More information is needed regarding frequency, incidence, and risk factors for PBH.Objectives: To examine hypoglycemia symptoms following Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) and laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding (LAGB) and baseline and in-study risk factors. Read More
Surg Obes Relat Dis 2021 Jun 24. Epub 2021 Jun 24.
Department of Surgery, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska.