- Sleeve gastrectomy and the risk of leak: a systematic analysis of 4,888 patientsAlexander R Aurora
Department of Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Lakeside 7, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
Surg Endosc 26:1509-15. 2012..The simplicity of the procedure and the decreased long-term risk profile make this surgery more appealing. Nonetheless, the ever present risk of a staple-line leak is still of great concern and needs further investigation...