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TABLE OF CONTENTS

  1. Gastric Bypass Alternative References
  2. Gastric Bypass Before And After References
  3. Gastric Bypass Diet References
  4. Gastric Bypass Recovery Time References
  5. Gastric Bypass Revision Surgery References
  6. Gastric Sleeve Vs Bypass References
  7. Gastric Bypass Complications References
  8. Gastric Sleeve Complications References
  9. Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass Surgery References
  10. Lap-Band® Vs Bypass References
  11. Weight Gain Gastric Bypass References
  12. Gastric Balloon Pill References
  13. Gastric Sleeve Success Rate References
  14. Fast Food Cause Obesity References
  15. Obesity and Genetics References
  16. Blood Clot Symptoms, Prevention, & Treatment References
  17. Child Obesity Statistics & Teenage Obesity Statistics References
  18. Bariatric Surgery Risks: Top 3 Mortality Risks & How to Avoid Them References
  19. Obesity in the United States Statistics References
  20. Bariatric Diet – What You Can (& Can’t) Eat References
  21. Obesity Discrimination: Definition, 4 Types & How to Address References
  22. Lap-Band® Surgery References

Gastric Bypass Alternative References

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  1. Long-term effectiveness of diet-plus-exercise interventions vs. diet-only interventions for weight loss: a meta-analysis
  2. Systematic Review: An Evaluation of Major Commercial Weight Loss Programs in the United States
  3. Multicenter evaluation of an interdisciplinary 52-week weight loss program for obesity with regard to body weight, comorbidities and quality of life – a prospective study
  4. Weight Loss Outcomes in Laparoscopic Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy (LVSG) Versus Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass (LRYGB) Procedures: A Meta-Analysis and Systematic Review of Randomized Controlled Trials
  5. Long-term pharmacotherapy for overweight and obesity: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
  6. Obesity management: Update on orlistat
  7. Long-term pharmacotherapy for overweight and obesity: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
  8. Systematic Review of Medium-Term Weight Loss after Bariatric Operations

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Gastric Bypass Before And After References

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  1. Outcomes After Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass for Morbid Obesity
  2. Efficacy of gastric bypass in the treatment of obesity-related comorbidities.
  3. Cardiovascular risk after bariatric surgery for obesity.
  4. Gastric Surgery for Pseudotumor Cerebri Associated With Severe Obesity
  5. Does obesity surgery improve psychosocial functioning? A systematic review.
  6. Outcomes After Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass for Morbid Obesity
  7. Efficacy of gastric bypass in the treatment of obesity-related comorbidities.
  8. Diabetes and Hypertension in Severe Obesity and Effects of Gastric Bypass-Induced Weight Loss
  9. Bariatric surgery and cardiovascular outcomes: a systematic review.
  10. Bariatric surgery and cardiovascular outcomes: a systematic review.
  11. Surgically-Induced Weight Loss Significantly Improves Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease and the Metabolic Syndrome
  12. Outcomes After Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass for Morbid Obesity
  13. Surgically-Induced Weight Loss Significantly Improves Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease and the Metabolic Syndrome
  14. Results of 281 consecutive total laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypasses to treat morbid obesity.
  15. Outcomes After Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass for Morbid Obesity
  16. Pregnancy and fertility following bariatric surgery: a systematic review.
  17. Roux-en-Y gastric bypass ameliorates polycystic ovary syndrome and dramatically improves conception rates: a 9-year analysis.
  18. Gastric Surgery for Pseudotumor Cerebri Associated With Severe Obesity
  19. Incidence and Prognosis of Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis in Patients Undergoing Bariatric Surgery
  20. Results of 281 consecutive total laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypasses to treat morbid obesity.
  21. Does gastric bypass alter alcohol metabolism?
  22. Addictive disorders after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass.
  23. 37 years of body mass index and dementia: observations from the prospective population study of women in Gothenburg, Sweden.
  24. Obesity and cognitive decline: role of inflammation and vascular changes
  25. Obesity as a risk factor for cerebrovascular disease.
  26. Cognitive Function Following Bariatric Surgery: Evidence for Improvement 3 Years Post-Surgery
  27. Are Mood Disorders and Obesity Related? A Review for the Mental Health Professional
  28. A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Longitudinal Studies
  29. The Impact of Bariatric Surgery on Psychological Health
  30. QUALITY OF LIFE AFTER BARIATRIC SURGERY
  31. How Prevalent is “Food Addiction”?
  32. Sexual life after weight loss surgery
  33. Sexual life after weight loss surgery
  34. Evidence for Success of Exercise in Weight Loss and Control
  35. Evidence for Success of Exercise in Weight Loss and Control

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Gastric Bypass Diet References

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  1. Pre-operative fasting – a patient centered approach
  2. Does gastric bypass alter alcohol metabolism?
  3. Addictive disorders after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
  4. Patient/Family Support Groups in Japan: A Model to Ensure the Success of Bariatric Surgery
  5. Emotional eating in a morbidly obese bariatric surgery-seeking population.
  6. Alcohol Use and Health Risks: Survey Results
  7. Copper, selenium and zinc levels after bariatric surgery in patients recommended to take multivitamin-mineral supplementation
  8. Micronutrient and Protein Deficiencies After Gastric Bypass and Sleeve Gastrectomy: a 1-year Follow-up.
  9. Vitamin D supplementation efficacy: sleeve gastrectomy versus gastric bypass surgery.
  10. Short-Term Changes in Body Composition and Response to Micronutrient Supplementation After Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy.
  11. The Effect of Bariatric Surgery on Bone Health
  12. Anemia, iron and vitamin B12 deficiencies after sleeve gastrectomy compared to Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: a meta-analysis.
  13. The Effect of Bariatric Surgery on Bone Health
  14. Citations
  15. Vitamin D supplementation efficacy: sleeve gastrectomy versus gastric bypass surgery.

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Gastric Bypass Recovery Time References

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  1. Carbohydrate drink
  2. The role of carbohydrate drinks in preoperative nutrition for elective colorectal surgery
  3. Randomized clinical trial of enhanced recovery
  4. Enhanced recovery program in colorectal surgery: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.
  5. The Change in the Dumping Syndrome Concept
  6. The Change in the Dumping Syndrome Concept

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Gastric Bypass Revision Surgery References

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  1. Weight Gain After Short- and Long-Limb Gastric Bypass in Patients Followed for Longer Than 10 Years
  2. Reoperative bariatric surgery. Lessons learned to improve patient selection and results.
  3. Weight Gain After Short- and Long-Limb Gastric Bypass in Patients Followed for Longer Than 10 Years
  4. Endoscopy and upper gastrointestinal contrast studies are complementary in evaluation of weight regain after bariatric surgery
  5. Weight gain after bariatric surgery as a result of a large gastric stoma: endotherapy with sodium morrhuate may prevent the need for surgical revision.
  6. Revision Procedures for Failed Gastric Bypass
  7. Gastric banding as a salvage procedure for patients with weight loss failure after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
  8. Adjustable gastric banding as revisional bariatric procedure after failed gastric bypass—intermediate results
  9. Duodenal switch is a safe operation for patients who have failed other bariatric operations.
  10. Laparoscopic conversion of failed gastric bypass to duodenal switch: technical considerations and preliminary outcomes.
  11. Weight gain after bariatric surgery as a result of a large gastric stoma: endotherapy with sodium morrhuate may prevent the need for surgical revision
  12. Endoscopic sclerotherapy for the treatment of weight regain after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: outcomes, complications, and predictors of response in 575 procedures.
  13. Salvage banding for failed Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
  14. “Candy cane syndrome:” an underappreciated cause of abdominal pain and nausea after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery

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Gastric Sleeve Vs Bypass References

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  1. Weight loss reduces knee-joint loads in overweight and obese older adults with knee osteoarthritis.
  2. Bariatric Surgery and the Risk of Cancer in a Large Multisite Cohort
  3. Bariatric Surgery and the Risk of Cancer in a Large Multisite Cohort
  4. Am I A Candidate For Weight Loss Surgery?
  5. A study on the economic impact of bariatric surgery.
  6. The effect of Roux-en-Y gastric bypass on prescription drug costs.
  7. Alcohol and other substance use after bariatric surgery: prospective evidence from a U.S. multicenter cohort study
  8. Alcohol Use Disorders After Bariatric Surgery
  9. Prevalence of Alcohol Use Disorders Before and After Bariatric Surgery

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Gastric Bypass Complications References

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  1. Mortality after a cholecystectomy: a population-based study
  2. 90-day mortality after 409 096 total hip replacements for osteoarthritis, from the National Joint Registry for England and Wales: a retrospective analysis
  3. Cesarean Section Rates and Maternal and Neonatal Mortality in Low-, Medium-, and High-Income Countries: An Ecological Study
  4. Three Hundred Laparoscopic Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypasses: Managing the Learning Curve in Higher Risk Patients
  5. Hospital complication rates with bariatric surgery in Michigan.

Table References

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Gastric Sleeve Complications References

In-Content References

  1. Mortality after a cholecystectomy: a population-based study
  2. 90-day mortality after 409 096 total hip replacements for osteoarthritis, from the National Joint Registry for England and Wales: a retrospective analysis
  3. Cesarean Section Rates and Maternal and Neonatal Mortality in Low-, Medium-, and High-Income Countries: An Ecological Study
  4. Correlations between intra-abdominal pressure and obesity-related co-morbidities.
  5. A prospective randomized study between laparoscopic gastric banding and laparoscopic isolated sleeve gastrectomy: results after 1 and 3 years.
  6. Comparison of laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy leak rates in four staple-line reinforcement options: a systematic review.
  7. Gastric leaks post sleeve gastrectomy: Review of its prevention and management
  8. A prospective randomized study between laparoscopic gastric banding and laparoscopic isolated sleeve gastrectomy: results after 1 and 3 years.
  9. Gastrointestinal Complications of Obesity Surgery
  10. Bariatric & Metabolic Institute

Table References

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Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass Surgery References

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  1. The Change in the Dumping Syndrome Concept
  2. The Effectiveness and Risks of Bariatric Surgery – An Updated Systematic Review and Meta-analysis, 2003-2012
  3. Weight Loss, Appetite Suppression, and Changes in Fasting and Postprandial Ghrelin and Peptide-YY Levels After Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass and Sleeve Gastrectomy: A Prospective, Double Blind Study
  4. Systematic Review of Medium-Term Weight Loss after Bariatric Operations
  5. Bariatric Surgery – A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
  6. Weight and Type 2 Diabetes after Bariatric Surgery: Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
  7. Duodenal Switch Provides Superior Weight Loss in the Super-Obese (BMI ≥50kg/m2) Compared With Gastric Bypass
  8. Bariatric Surgery for the Treatment of Morbid Obesity: A Meta-analysis of Weight Loss Outcomes for Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding and Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass
  9. Weight Change and Health Outcomes at 3 Years After Bariatric Surgery Among Individuals With Severe Obesity
  10. New Study Suggests Weight-Loss Surgery Patients Do Better if They Stick to Scheduled Follow Up Visits
  11. Outcomes After Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass for Morbid Obesity
  12. Efficacy of gastric bypass in the treatment of obesity-related comorbidities.
  13. Cardiovascular risk after bariatric surgery for obesity.
  14. Gastric Surgery for Pseudotumor Cerebri Associated With Severe Obesity
  15. Does obesity surgery improve psychosocial functioning? A systematic review.
  16. Outcomes After Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass for Morbid Obesity
  17. Efficacy of gastric bypass in the treatment of obesity-related comorbidities.
  18. Diabetes and Hypertension in Severe Obesity and Effects of Gastric Bypass-Induced Weight Loss
  19. Bariatric surgery and cardiovascular outcomes: a systematic review.
  20. Bariatric surgery and cardiovascular outcomes: a systematic review.
  21. Surgically-Induced Weight Loss Significantly Improves Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease and the Metabolic Syndrome
  22. Outcomes After Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass for Morbid Obesity
  23. Surgically-Induced Weight Loss Significantly Improves Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease and the Metabolic Syndrome
  24. Results of 281 consecutive total laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypasses to treat morbid obesity.
  25. Outcomes After Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass for Morbid Obesity
  26. Pregnancy and fertility following bariatric surgery: a systematic review.
  27. Roux-en-Y gastric bypass ameliorates polycystic ovary syndrome and dramatically improves conception rates: a 9-year analysis.
  28. Pregnancy and fertility following bariatric surgery: a systematic review.
  29. Roux-en-Y gastric bypass ameliorates polycystic ovary syndrome and dramatically improves conception rates: a 9-year analysis.
  30. Gastric Surgery for Pseudotumor Cerebri Associated With Severe Obesity
  31. Incidence and Prognosis of Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis in Patients Undergoing Bariatric Surgery
  32. Results of 281 consecutive total laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypasses to treat morbid obesity.
  33. Risks and Benefits of Gastric Bypass in Morbidly Obese Patients With Severe Venous Stasis Disease
  34. The Effectiveness and Risks of Bariatric Surgery – An Updated Systematic Review and Meta-analysis, 2003-2012
  35. Weight Loss, Appetite Suppression, and Changes in Fasting and Postprandial Ghrelin and Peptide-YY Levels After Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass and Sleeve Gastrectomy: A Prospective, Double Blind Study
  36. Systematic Review of Medium-Term Weight Loss after Bariatric Operations
  37. Bariatric Surgery – A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
  38. Weight and Type 2 Diabetes after Bariatric Surgery: Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
  39. Duodenal Switch Provides Superior Weight Loss in the Super-Obese (BMI ≥50kg/m2) Compared With Gastric Bypass
  40. Bariatric Surgery for the Treatment of Morbid Obesity: A Meta-analysis of Weight Loss Outcomes for Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding and Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass
  41. Weight Change and Health Outcomes at 3 Years After Bariatric Surgery Among Individuals With Severe Obesity
  42. Hospital costs associated with bariatric procedures in the United States
  43. A study on the economic impact of bariatric surgery.
  44. The effect of Roux-en-Y gastric bypass on prescription drug costs.
  45. A study on the economic impact of bariatric surgery.
  46. Copper, selenium and zinc levels after bariatric surgery in patients recommended to take multivitamin-mineral supplementation
  47. Micronutrient and Protein Deficiencies After Gastric Bypass and Sleeve Gastrectomy: a 1-year Follow-up.
  48. The effect of close postoperative follow-up on co-morbidity improvement after bariatric surgery
  49. Vitamin D supplementation efficacy: sleeve gastrectomy versus gastric bypass surgery.
  50. Short-Term Changes in Body Composition and Response to Micronutrient Supplementation After Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy.
  51. The Effect of Bariatric Surgery on Bone Health
  52. Anemia, iron and vitamin B12 deficiencies after sleeve gastrectomy compared to Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: a meta-analysis.
  53. The Effect of Bariatric Surgery on Bone Health
  54. Citations
  55. Vitamin D supplementation efficacy: sleeve gastrectomy versus gastric bypass surgery.
  56. Participation in 150 min/wk of moderate or higher intensity physical activity yields greater weight loss after gastric bypass surgery
  57. Exercise following bariatric surgery: systematic review.
  58. Aerobic endurance training improves weight loss, body composition, and co-morbidities in patients after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass.
  59. Sexual life after weight loss surgery
  60. Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass versus laparoscopic vertical banded gastroplasty: results of a 2-year follow-up study
  61. Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass versus Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding in the Super-obese: A Comparative Study of 290 Patients
  62. Three hundred laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypasses: managing the learning curve in higher risk patients.
  63. Hospital complication rates with bariatric surgery in Michigan.
  64. Complications After Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass – A Review of 3464 Cases
  65. Acute Bleeding After Gastric Bypass
  66. The Change in the Dumping Syndrome Concept
  67. Gastrointestinal symptoms and food intolerance 2 years after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass for morbid obesity
  68. Intra-operative fluid volume influences postoperative nausea and vomiting after laparoscopic gastric bypass surgery.
  69. Bariatric Surgery: Postoperative Concerns
  70. Does gastric bypass alter alcohol metabolism?
  71. Addictive disorders after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
  72. Long-term Weight Regain after Gastric Bypass: A 5-year Prospective Study
  73. Weight Gain After Short- and Long-Limb Gastric Bypass in Patients Followed for Longer Than 10 Years
  74. Re-emergence of diabetes after gastric bypass in patients with mid- to long-term follow-up
  75. Weight gain after bariatric surgery as a result of a large gastric stoma: endotherapy with sodium morrhuate may prevent the need for surgical revision.
  76. Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass versus laparoscopic vertical banded gastroplasty: results of a 2-year follow-up study
  77. Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass versus Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding in the Super-obese: A Comparative Study of 290 Patients
  78. Sexual life after weight loss surgery
  79. Vitamin D supplementation efficacy: sleeve gastrectomy versus gastric bypass surgery.

Table References

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Lap-Band® Vs Bypass References

In-Content References

  1. Weight loss reduces knee-joint loads in overweight and obese older adults with knee osteoarthritis.
  2. Bariatric Surgery and the Risk of Cancer in a Large Multisite Cohort
  3. Bariatric Surgery and the Risk of Cancer in a Large Multisite Cohort
  4. Bariatric & Metabolic Institute
  5. A study on the economic impact of bariatric surgery.
  6. The effect of Roux-en-Y gastric bypass on prescription drug costs.
  7. Alcohol and other substance use after bariatric surgery: prospective evidence from a U.S. multicenter cohort study
  8. Alcohol Use Disorders After Bariatric Surgery
  9. Prevalence of Alcohol Use Disorders Before and After Bariatric Surgery

Table References

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Weight Gain Gastric Bypass References

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  1. Behavioral predictors of weight regain after bariatric surgery.
  2. Weight Gain After Short- and Long-Limb Gastric Bypass in Patients Followed for Longer Than 10 Years
  3. Long-term weight regain after gastric bypass: a 5-year prospective study.
  4. Depression score predicts weight loss following Roux-en-Y gastric bypass.
  5. Eating behavior as a prognostic factor for weight loss after gastric bypass.
  6. Nutritional management of weight regain after bariatric surgery.
  7. Support group meeting attendance is associated with better weight loss.
  8. Peroral endoscopic reduction of dilated gastrojejunal anastomosis after bariatric surgery: Techniques and efficacy
  9. Laparoscopic pouch resizing and redo of gastro-jejunal anastomosis for pouch dilatation following gastric bypass.
  10. Weight gain after bariatric surgery as a result of a large gastric stoma: endotherapy with sodium morrhuate may prevent the need for surgical revision.
  11. Treatment of weight regain after gastric bypass surgery when using a new endoscopic platform: initial experience and early outcomes (with video).
  12. Data Shows Incision-free Procedure Reverses Weight Regain after Gastric Bypass Surgery
  13. Important Safety Information
  14. Current Status of Endolumenal Bariatric Procedures for Primary and Revision Indications
  15. Endoscopic Sclerotherapy for the Treatment of Weight Regain after Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass: Outcomes, Complications, and Predictors of Response in 575 Procedures

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Gastric Balloon Pill References

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  1. The Obalon Swallowable 6-Month Balloon System is More Effective Than Moderate Intensity Lifestyle Therapy Alone: Results From a 6- Month Randomized Sham Controlled Trial
  2. The Obalon Swallowable 6-Month Balloon System is More Effective Than Moderate Intensity Lifestyle Therapy Alone: Results From a 6- Month Randomized Sham Controlled Trial
  3. Weight loss reduces knee-joint loads in overweight and obese older adults with knee osteoarthritis.
  4. The Obalon Swallowable 6-Month Balloon System is More Effective Than Moderate Intensity Lifestyle Therapy Alone: Results From a 6- Month Randomized Sham Controlled Trial

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Gastric Sleeve Success Rate References

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  1. The Effectiveness and Risks of Bariatric Surgery
  2. Mechanisms of long-term weight regain in patients undergoing sleeve gastrectomy
  3. Weight Loss During the Intensive Intervention Phase of the Weight-Loss Maintenance Trial
  4. Sleep and obesity
  5. A prospective randomized study between laparoscopic gastric banding and laparoscopic isolated sleeve gastrectomy: results after 1 and 3 years.
  6. A prospective randomized study between laparoscopic gastric banding and laparoscopic isolated sleeve gastrectomy: results after 1 and 3 years.
  7. Comparison of laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy leak rates in four staple-line reinforcement options: a systematic review.
  8. Correlations between intra-abdominal pressure and obesity-related co-morbidities
  9. Correlations between intra-abdominal pressure and obesity-related co-morbidities
  10. Causes and outcomes of revisional bariatric surgery: initial experience at a single center

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Fast Food Cause Obesity References

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  1. Fast-food habits, weight gain, and insulin resistance(the CARDIA study): 15-year prospective analysis
  2. Fast food consumption of U.S. adults: impact on energy and nutrient intakes and overweight status
  3. Fast Food Linked To Child Obesity
  4. The influence of food portion size and energy density on energy intake: implications for weight management
  5. The Contribution of Expanding Portion Sizes to the US Obesity Epidemic
  6. The influence of food portion size and energy density on energy intake: implications for weight management
  7. A High Price for Healthy Food
  8. Neighborhoods and obesity
  9. The Effect of Fast Food Restaurants on Obesity and Weight Gain

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Obesity and Genetics References

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  1. Genetics of obesity: more complicated than initially thought.
  2. The Management of Eating Disorders and Obesity
  3. Obesity in the Pima Indians: its magnitude and relationship with diabetes.
  4. Hunger
  5. Molecular Studies of Food Intake and Body Weight
  6. Leptin resistance – or why leptin fails to work in obesity.
  7. Some morbidly obese people are missing genes, shows new research
  8. Fasting Plasma Ghrelin Concentrations 6 Months after Gastric Bypass are not Determined by Weight Loss or Changes in Insulinemia
  9. Sleeve gastrectomy as sole and definitive bariatric procedure: 5-year results for weight loss and ghrelin.
  10. Serum ghrelin, leptin and adiponectin levels before and after weight loss: comparison of three methods of treatment–a prospective study.
  11. Peptide YY levels are elevated after gastric bypass surgery.
  12. Weight loss, appetite suppression, and changes in fasting and postprandial ghrelin and peptide-YY levels after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass and sleeve gastrectomy: a prospective, double blind study.
  13. Peptide YY(1-36) and peptide YY(3-36): Part II. Changes after gastrointestinal surgery and bariatric surgery.
  14. High Ghrelin Concentration is Not a Predictor of Less Weight Loss in Morbidly Obese Women Treated with Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding
  15. Gut hormone profiles following bariatric surgery favor an anorectic state, facilitate weight loss, and improve metabolic parameters.
  16. Serum ghrelin, leptin and adiponectin levels before and after weight loss: comparison of three methods of treatment–a prospective study.
  17. Improvement in glucose metabolism after bariatric surgery: comparison of laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass and laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy: a prospective randomized trial.
  18. Improved Carbohydrate Metabolism After Bariatric Surgery Raises Antioxidized LDL Antibody Levels in Morbidly Obese Patients
  19. Bariatric Surgery in Obesity: Changes of Glucose and Lipid Metabolism Correlate With Changes of Fat Mass

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Blood Clot Symptoms, Prevention, & Treatment References

In-Content References

  1. Regular Exercise Reduces Risk Of Blood Clots, Study Suggests
  2. Obesity as a risk factor in venous thromboembolism
  3. Study results released on travel and blood clots
  4. A prospective study of risk factors for pulmonary embolism in women.
  5. Venous Thromboembolism, Myocardial Infarction, and Stroke Among Transdermal Contraceptive System Users
  6. Elastic compression stockings for prevention of deep vein thrombosis.
  7. High Cholesterol and Stroke Risk

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Child Obesity Statistics & Teenage Obesity Statistics References

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  1. Health, United States, 2005 with Chartbook on Trends in the Health of Americans
  2. Prevalence of High Body Mass Index in US Children and Adolescents, 2007-2008
  3. Do obese children become obese adults? A review of the literature.

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Bariatric Surgery Risks: Top 3 Mortality Risks & How to Avoid Them References

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  1. Duke Medicine News and Communications. Large-Scale Analysis Finds Bariatric Surgery Relatively Safe. Accessed: August 10, 2009.
  2. Christou NV, Sampalis JS, Liberman M, Look D, Auger S, McLean AP, MacLean LD. Surgery decreases long-term mortality, morbidity, and health care use in morbidly obese patients. Ann Surg. 2004 Sep;240(3):416-23; discussion 423-4.
  3. Virji A, Murr MM. Caring for Patients After Bariatric Surgery. Am Fam Phys Vol 73, No 8 April 2006.
  4. Baker J. Weight-Loss Surgery? New System Predicts Risk. DukeHealth.org. Sept 2007. Accessed: Oct 16, 2009
  5. Complications and Costs for Obesity Surgery Declining. Press Release, April 29, 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.

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Obesity in the United States Statistics References

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  1. Vital Signs: State-Specific Obesity Prevalence Among Adults — United States, 2009
  2. Obesity in United States in 2017
  3. Obesity in United States in 2017
  4. Years of life lost due to obesity.
  5. Association Between Obesity and Psychiatric Disorders in the US Adult Population
  6. REPORTS OF THE COUNCIL ON SCIENCE AND PUBLIC HEALTH
  7. Severe Obesity In Adults Cost State Medicaid Programs Nearly $8 Billion In 2013
  8. Economic costs of obesity and inactivity.
  9. Obesity and severe obesity forecasts through 2030.
  10. Half of Americans Could Be Obese By 2030… Or We Could Invest In The Prevention Fund
  11. Half of Americans Could Be Obese By 2030… Or We Could Invest In The Prevention Fund
  12. Half of Americans Could Be Obese By 2030… Or We Could Invest In The Prevention Fund
  13. Half of Americans Could Be Obese By 2030… Or We Could Invest In The Prevention Fund

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Bariatric Diet – What You Can (& Can’t) Eat References

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  1. Integrated Health Nutritional Guidelines
  2. The effect of a low-carbohydrate diet on the nonalcoholic fatty liver in morbidly obese patients before bariatric surgery.
  3. Shifts in the Enjoyment of Healthy and Unhealthy Behaviors Affect Short- and Long-Term Postbariatric Weight Loss
  4. Does gastric bypass alter alcohol metabolism?
  5. Prevalence of alcohol use disorders before and after bariatric surgery
  6. Thiazolidinedione use and bone loss in older diabetic adults.
  7. Couch potatoes or french fries: are sedentary behaviors associated with body mass index, physical activity, and dietary behaviors among adolescents?
  8. Physical activity, function, and longevity among the very old.
  9. Integrated Health Nutritional Guidelines
  10. Integrated Health Nutritional Guidelines
  11. Emotional eating in a morbidly obese bariatric surgery-seeking population.
  12. Alcohol Use and Health Risks: Survey Results
  13. Alcohol and other substance use after bariatric surgery: prospective evidence from a U.S. multicenter cohort study
  14. Alcohol Use Disorders After Bariatric Surgery
  15. Prevalence of Alcohol Use Disorders Before and After Bariatric Surgery

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Obesity Discrimination: Definition, 4 Types & How to Address References

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  1. Weight Discrimination: A Socially Acceptable Injustice
  2. Bias, Discrimination, and Obesity
  3. The relationship between body weight and perceived weight-related employment discrimination: The role of sex and race
  4. The wage effects of obesity: a longitudinal study
  5. Long‐Term Effects of Obesity on Employment and Work Limitations Among U.S. Adults, 1986 to 1999
  6. Research on Obesity and Overweight:
  7. Primary care physicians’ attitudes about obesity and its treatment.
  8. Weighing the care: physicians’ reactions to the size of a patient.
  9. Primary care physicians’ attitudes about obesity and its treatment.
  10. Managing obesity: a survey of attitudes and practices among Israeli primary care physicians.
  11. Obesity and Attained Education: Cohort Study of More Than 700,000 Swedish Men
  12. Sex Differences in the Association of Socioeconomic Status With Obesity
  13. Gender, Obesity, and Education
  14. Adult socioeconomic, educational, social, and psychological outcomes of childhood obesity: a national birth cohort study
  15. Obesity Stigma in Sexual Relationships
  16. Do women value marriage more? The effect of obesity on cohabitation and marriage in the USA
  17. Obesity management in primary care: assessment of readiness to change among 284 family practice patients.
  18. Weight bias among health professionals specializing in obesity.

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Lap-Band® Surgery References

In-Content References

  1. Short- and long-term results of laparoscopic gastric banding for morbid obesity.
  2. Reduction in slippage with 11-cm Lap-Band and change of gastric banding technique.
  3. A prospective randomized trial of placement of the laparoscopic adjustable gastric band: comparison of the perigastric and pars flaccida pathways.
  4. The Effectiveness and Risks of Bariatric Surgery
  5. Systematic Review of Medium-Term Weight Loss after Bariatric Operations
  6. Bariatric Surgery A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
  7. Weight and Type 2 Diabetes after Bariatric Surgery: Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
  8. Bariatric Surgery for the Treatment of Morbid Obesity: A Meta-analysis of Weight Loss Outcomes for Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding and Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass
  9. Weight Change and Health Outcomes at 3 Years After Bariatric Surgery Among Individuals With Severe Obesity
  10. Obesity and Diabetes
  11. Weight loss and improvement of obesity-related illness in 500 U.S. patients following laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding procedure
  12. Long-Term Outcomes After Bariatric Surgery: Fifteen-Year Follow-Up of Adjustable Gastric Banding and a Systematic Review of the Bariatric Surgical Literature
  13. New Study Suggests Weight-Loss Surgery Patients Do Better if They Stick to Scheduled Follow Up Visits
  14. Weight loss reduces knee-joint loads in overweight and obese older adults with knee osteoarthritis.
  15. Bariatric Surgery and the Risk of Cancer in a Large Multisite Cohort
  16. Bariatric Surgery and the Risk of Cancer in a Large Multisite Cohort
  17. Surgery Decreases Long-term Mortality, Morbidity, and Health Care Use in Morbidly Obese Patients
  18. Quality of Life after Lap‐Band Placement: Influence of Time, Weight Loss, and Comorbidities
  19. Improvement in comorbid illness after placement of the Swedish Adjustable Gastric Band
  20. Weight loss and improvement of obesity-related illness in 500 U.S. patients following laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding procedure
  21. Short‐Term Effects of Weight Loss on the Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Morbidly Obese Patients
  22. Impact of Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding on Obesity Co-morbidities in the Medium- and Long-Term
  23. Improvement in comorbid illness after placement of the Swedish Adjustable Gastric Band
  24. Improvement in comorbid illness after placement of the Swedish Adjustable Gastric Band
  25. Review of meta-analytic comparisons of bariatric surgery with a focus on laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding
  26. Review of meta-analytic comparisons of bariatric surgery with a focus on laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding
  27. Weight loss and improvement of obesity-related illness in 500 U.S. patients following laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding procedure
  28. Review of meta-analytic comparisons of bariatric surgery with a focus on laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding
  29. Long-term follow-up after bariatric surgery: a systematic review.
  30. Improvement in comorbid illness after placement of the Swedish Adjustable Gastric Band
  31. Improvement of migraine headaches in severely obese patients after bariatric surgery
  32. Roux-en-Y gastric bypass versus adjustable gastric banding to reduce nonalcoholic fatty liver disease: a 5-year controlled longitudinal study.
  33. Review of meta-analytic comparisons of bariatric surgery with a focus on laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding
  34. Improvement in comorbid illness after placement of the Swedish Adjustable Gastric Band
  35. Improvement in Infertility and Pregnancy Outcomes after Weight Loss Surgery
  36. The Effects of Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding on Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  37. Bariatric surgery improves urinary incontinence in morbidly obese individuals
  38. Pre-operative fasting – a patient centered approach
  39. Pre-operative fasting – a patient centered approach
  40. Copper, selenium and zinc levels after bariatric surgery in patients recommended to take multivitamin-mineral supplementation
  41. Micronutrient and Protein Deficiencies After Gastric Bypass and Sleeve Gastrectomy: a 1-year Follow-up.
  42. Vitamin D supplementation efficacy: sleeve gastrectomy versus gastric bypass surgery.
  43. Short-Term Changes in Body Composition and Response to Micronutrient Supplementation After Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy.
  44. The Effect of Bariatric Surgery on Bone Health
  45. Anemia, iron and vitamin B12 deficiencies after sleeve gastrectomy compared to Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: a meta-analysis.
  46. The Effect of Bariatric Surgery on Bone Health
  47. Finding the Optimal Dose of Vitamin D Following Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass: A Prospective, Randomized Pilot Clinical Trial
  48. Vitamin D supplementation efficacy: sleeve gastrectomy versus gastric bypass surgery.
  49. Participation in 150 min/wk of moderate or higher intensity physical activity yields greater weight loss after gastric bypass surgery
  50. Sexual life after weight loss surgery
  51. Natural History of Adjustable Gastric Banding: Lifespan and Revisional Rate: A Nationwide Study on Administrative Data on 53,000 Patients
  52. Gastrectomy with Roux-en-Y reconstruction as a lean model of bariatric surgery
  53. A prospective, international, multi-center, non-randomized, open label study (HERO) of health outcomes and the rates of explants and reoperations after 5 years of treatment with laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding
  54. A 10-year Experience with Laparoscopic Gastric Banding for Morbid Obesity: High Long-Term Complication and Failure Rates

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