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Abdominal wall haematoma in the obese: a dangerous phenomenon

Jerome M. Goldstein and Dale Sebire.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

July 2013; p ublished online July 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bariatric Surgery. 940 words.

We report the case of a 59-year-old obese female who developed an abdominal wall haematoma during administration of prophylactic clexane. Compared with the non-obese, the subcutaneous...

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Acute appendicitis as a rare complication of gastric band

Christos Petridis, Kyriakos Neofytou, Athanasios Petrou and Chrysanthos Georgiou.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

October 2013; p ublished online October 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bariatric Surgery. 1120 words.

Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding is a common and effective minimally invasive procedure in the treatment of morbid obesity. Common complications of the procedure include productive...

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Acute small bowel obstruction following laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass during pregnancy: two different presentations

G Tuyeras, E Pappalardo and S Msika.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

July 2012; p ublished online July 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bariatric Surgery. 1232 words.

Bariatric surgery as laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (LRYGB) is increasing throughout the world and women represent the majority (70%) of patients. Most of them are of reproductive...

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Acutely slipped gastric band with gastric necrosis and massive haemorrhage

Simon Parys and Senarath Werapitiya.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

August 2013; p ublished online August 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bariatric Surgery. 500 words.

We present a case of acute gastric band slippage with gastric necrosis and massive haemoperitoneum necessitating an emergency surgery. The patient presented with an 8h history of dysphagia,...

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Aortic thrombus after bariatric surgery

S Rymaruk, CE Owers and R Ackroyd.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

May 2012; p ublished online May 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bariatric Surgery. 928 words.

Laparoscopic gastric bypass is becoming a frequently performed bariatric operation for patients with obesity. However, bariatric surgery has inherent risks and complications, which are...

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Associations Between Trunk, Leg and Total Body Adiposity with Arterial Stiffness

Miryoung Lee, Audrey C. Choh, Ellen W. Demerath, Bradford Towne, Roger M. Siervogel and Stefan A. Czerwinski.

in American Journal of Hypertension

October 2012; p ublished online October 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bariatric Surgery; Endocrinology and Diabetes. 4461 words.

Background

Obesity and arterial stiffness are associated, but fat distribution patterns may be more strongly related to arterial stiffness than general...

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Bariatric surgery

M. Asif Chaudry, Sri G. Thrumurthy and Muntzer Mughal.

in Gastric and Oesophageal Surgery

April 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery; Bariatric Surgery. 9044 words.

This chapter describes indications for bariatric surgery (i.e. in terms of body mass index or body mass index, etc.) followed by a detailed discussion on the metabolic syndrome and the role...

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Compliance With a Structured Weight Loss Program Is Associated With Reduced Systolic Blood Pressure in Obese Patients With Chronic Kidney Disease

Helen L. MacLaughlin, Pantelis A. Sarafidis, Sharlene A. Greenwood, Katrina L. Campbell, Wendy L. Hall and Iain C. Macdougall.

in American Journal of Hypertension

September 2012; p ublished online September 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bariatric Surgery; Endocrinology and Diabetes. 4049 words.

Background

The effectiveness of lifestyle-based weight loss programs in obese patients with chronic disease has not been widely studied. This study examined...

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Current Surgical Guidelines

Abdullah Jibawi and David Cade.

October 2009; p ublished online May 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Surgery; Medical Statistics and Methodology; Surgical Skills; Peri-operative Care; Communication Skills; Nursing Skills; Haematology; Cardiovascular Medicine; Critical Care; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics; Anaesthetics; Pain Medicine; Histopathology; Surgical Oncology; Endocrinology and Diabetes; Bariatric Surgery; General Surgery; Colorectal Surgery; Hepatobiliary Surgery; Vascular Surgery; Breast Surgery. 464 pages.

Current Surgical Guidelines covers the main conditions requiring surgical care, such as breast cancer, critically ill surgical patients, and diverticular disease, and focuses on the...

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Different Natriuretic Responses in Obese and Lean Rats in Response to Nitric Oxide Reduction

Marta A. Ambrozewicz, Ali A. Khraibi, Fatma Simsek-Duran, Sophia C. DeBose, Hind A. Baydoun and Anca D. Dobrian.

in American Journal of Hypertension

August 2011; p ublished online August 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bariatric Surgery; Endocrinology and Diabetes. 5008 words.

Background

Nitric oxide (NO) is an important regulator of renal sodium transport and participates in the control of natriuresis and diuresis. In obesity, the...

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