Investigators compared the incidence of nonanastomotic biliary strictures in patients receiving a liver obtained after circulatory death that had undergone hypothermic oxygenated machine perfusion or conventional static cold storage.
Researchers performed a systematic review and meta-analysis to compare different medical and surgical interventions in the treatment of GERD.
Investigators evaluated esophagogastric junction distensibility index (EGJ DI) in patients with achalasia at 4 different time points and assessed the association of DI with postoperative outcomes.
Investigators sought to determine the safety and feasibility of conventional and non-conventional laparoscopic strictureplasties for the treatment of Crohn Disease.
Researchers investigated whether endoscopic resection of T1 CRC before secondary surgery adversely affects recurrence risk.
The investigators aimed to report on early experience with OAGB compared to RYGB in terms of complication rates.
As serum C-reactive protein (CRP) levels tend to rise in infective and inflammatory states, and elevated CRP has been linked to anastomotic leak (AL), these researchers conducted a meta-analysis of current CRP data in AL after colorectal surgery to find out more.
A team of investigators assessed outcomes following one anastomosis gastric bypass in patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease and/or hiatal hernia.
C. Andrew Kistler, MD, PharmD, examines existing data about bariatric surgery and the risk for subsequent colorectal cancer development.
A team of researchers conducted a meta-analysis to determine the variation in incidence of venous thromboembolism following resection for colorectal cancer.
This study examines the clinical characteristics that predict durable long-term diabetes remission after bariatric surgery.
A team of investigators conducted a retrospective review of records to determine the effect of gastric bypass surgery on patients with type 2 diabetes and comorbid liver steatosis.
Many bariatric surgery patients do not receive recommended postoperative nutritional and weight monitoring within general practice.
A team of investigators sought to assess the effects of a supervised exercise program on bone mass in individuals having undergone bariatric surgery.
Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass results in greater weight loss than laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy seven years after surgery.
The investigators evaluated bariatric surgery’s effect on life expectancy in patients with obesity in an extended analysis of the Swedish Obese Subjects study, initiated in 1987.
Investigators evaluated the impact of bariatric surgery on carotid intima-media thickness (CIMT) and the risk for cardiovascular disease (CVD) in patients with morbid obesity.
Investigators compared the efficacy of gastric electrical stimulation (GES) and pyloric procedures (PP), 2 established first-line surgical interventions for gastroparesis.
For patients with diabetes mellitus and obesity, bariatric surgery (BS) is associated with a reduced prevalence of pancreatic cancer compared with no BS.
This study analyzed the long-term outcomes of patients undergoing colorectal cancer surgery who received either oral or intravenous iron replacement therapy.