Affiliation: General Hospital St. Jan
- Laparoscopic adjustable banded roux-en-y gastric bypass as a primary procedure for the super-super-obese (body mass index > 60 kg/m²)Bruno Dillemans
Department of General Surgery, AZ Sint Jan Hospital AV, Brugge, Belgium
BMC Surg 10:33. 2010..The addition of adjustable gastric band (AGB) to RYGB has been reported as a revisional procedure but this combined bariatric procedure has not been explored as a primary operation...
- Impact of the patient's body position on the intraabdominal workspace during laparoscopic surgeryJan Paul J Mulier
Department of Anaesthesiology, AZ Sint Jan Brugge Oostende AV, Ruddershove 10, 8000 Brugge, Belgium
Surg Endosc 24:1398-402. 2010..The effects of the patient's body position on the intraabdominal workspace in laparoscopic surgery were analyzed...
- Standardization of the fully stapled laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass for obesity reduces early immediate postoperative morbidity and mortality: a single center study on 2606 patientsBruno Dillemans
Department of General Surgery, AZ Sint Jan Hospital AV, Bruges, Belgium
Obes Surg 19:1355-64. 2009..This study describes our experience with the standardized fully stapled laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (FS-LRYGB) and its influence on the 30-day morbidity and mortality...
- Short- and long-term outcomes of vertical banded gastroplasty converted to Roux-en-Y gastric bypassPéter Vasas
Department of Bariatric Surgery, AZ Sint Jan Brugge Oostende AV, Bruges, Belgium
Obes Surg 23:241-8. 2013..However, revisional bariatric surgery is associated with relatively higher rates of complications. The aim of the current study is to analyse our single-centre experience with patients requiring revisional RYGB following primary VBG...