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Effect of Physiologic CCK Administration in HIDA Results

James B Depew, MD, Gage Ochsner, MD, FACS Memorial Health University Medical Center, Mercer University School of Medicine Introduction: Biliary dyskinesia, or dysfunctional gallbladder bile ejection, can be measured through the use of a cholescintigraphy (HIDA) scan. A reduced ejection fraction (EF) of <35% suggests that cholecystectomy will result in symptom relief in the setting… Continue Reading »

Factors Associated with Delayed Hospital Discharge After Same-Day Laparoscopic Adjustable Banding Sugery: A Prospective Study

Minyoung Cho, MD, PhD, Bodri Son, MD, Kyoung Nam Eoh, MD, Jeong Eun Kim, MD, Kyu Hee Chae, MD, Ha Jin Kim, MD, Jae Yong So, MD, Sun Ho Lee, MD, Namchul Kim, MD 36.5 Gastric Banding Surgery Center, 365MC Obesity Clinics INTRODUCTION – Understanding the factors affecting delayed hospital discharge in patient with morbid… Continue Reading »

Surgical Outcome of Laparoscopic Heller-Dor Procedure for Elderly Patients with Esophageal Achalasia

Kazuto Tsuboi, MD, Nobuo Omura, MD, Fumiaki Yano, MD, Masato Hoshino, MD, Se Ryung Yamamoto, MD, Shunsuke Akimoto, MD, Hideyuki Kashiwagi, MD, Katsuhiko Yanaga, MD Department of Surgery, Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan Background: Esophageal achalasia is a relatively rare disorder of the esophagus, and pathophysiology of this disease has not been clarified.… Continue Reading »

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