SAGES 2014

SAGES 2014 Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah

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SAGES 2014 Abstracts and Posters

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Laparoscopic Distal Gastrectomy With Billroth I Reconstruction

John H Rodriguez, MD, Kevin M El-Hayek, MD, Andrea Zelisko, MD, Matthew Kroh, MD. Cleveland Clinic Foundation. Introduction Peptic ulcer disease requiring surgical intervention has become a rarity in the era of proton pump inhibitors. Methods We present the case of a 71 year old female who was referred to our institution for evaluation of… Continue Reading »

Intractable marginal ulcer after gastric bypass in morbidly obese patients: A comparison of RY bypass and One anastomosis Mini bypass

Abdullah Almulaifi, MD, Wei-Jei Lee, MD, , PhD, Jung-Chien Chen, MD, Kong-Han Ser, MD. Min-sheng general Hospital,National Taiwan university. Background: Marginal ulcer (M.U) formation remains a significant complication, it can occur early or late after surgery of gastric bypass. In this study, we evaluated the incidence, presentation and outcome of intractable MU. Method: A total… Continue Reading »

The ‘July Phenomenon’: Experience at a Community Teaching Hospital

Stephen Jones, MD, Peter DeVito, MD, FACS. Northside Medical Center. Introduction: The July Phenomenon term implies a perceived association between introduction of new graduates into the healthcare team and increased risk of complications. Numerous studies have focused on resident fatigue and operative safety, but none have clearly addressed the “July phenomenon”. The purpose of this… Continue Reading »

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