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Adjustable Gastric Banding Compared to Diet and Exercise for Morbidly Obese Patients Awaiting Renal Transplant

Kenric Murayama, MD, Rashikh A Choudhury, BA, Kristoffel Dumon, MD, Noel Williams, MBBCh, Henry Glick, PhD, Peter Abt, MD, Ali Naji, MD, PhD University of Pennsylvania PURPOSE: Aggressive weight loss has been touted to improve renal transplant candidacy for morbidly obese patients. Our aim was to create a decision analytic model to estimate the impact… Continue Reading

Vertical Banded Gastroplasty to Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy: Case Report and Description of Technique

Brian F Lane, MD, Chad A Lee, MS, Amy M Biedenbach, PAC, David Hardy, MD, Jeremy A Warren, MD, Michael A Edwards, MD Department of Bariatric and MIDDS, Georgia Health Sciences University, Medical College Georgia The patient had undergone VBG in 2002 for morbid obesity and developed progressive severe gastric outlet obstructive symptoms over the… Continue Reading

Hybrid SILS Right Colectomy with Intracorporeal Anastomosis

Lindsey S Sharp, MD, Peter Ng, MD, Yale Podnos, MD Rex Healthcare The video submitted is that of a hybrid SILS approach to right hemicolectomy with intracorporeal anastomosis. There are several advantages to this technique over standard SILS right hemicolectomy. The case presented is that of a 49 y.o. male found to have a sessile… Continue Reading

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