M Belachew

Summary

Affiliation: University Hospital
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Long-term results of laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding for the treatment of morbid obesity
    M Belachew
    State University of Liege, Free University of Brussels, CHR Huy, Belgium
    Obes Surg 12:564-8. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Evolution of a paradigm for laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding
    Mitiku Belachew
    Service de Chirurgie Universitaire, CHRH, 2 rue des Trois Points, 4500, Huy, Belgium
    Am J Surg 184:21S-25S. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Implantable gastric stimulation (IGS) as therapy for human morbid obesity: report from the 2001 IFSO symposium in Crete
    Robert J Greenstein
    Obes Surg 12:3S-5S. 2002

Collaborators

  • Robert J Greenstein

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. ncbi request reprint Long-term results of laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding for the treatment of morbid obesity
    M Belachew
    State University of Liege, Free University of Brussels, CHR Huy, Belgium
    Obes Surg 12:564-8. 2002
    ..Long-term results of LAGB are lacking. The authors report long-term data (at least 4 years) from 3 major bariatric centers in Belgium that perform LAGB routinely...
  2. ncbi request reprint Evolution of a paradigm for laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding
    Mitiku Belachew
    Service de Chirurgie Universitaire, CHRH, 2 rue des Trois Points, 4500, Huy, Belgium
    Am J Surg 184:21S-25S. 2002
    ..The advantages of the LAP-BAND have contributed to its increasing use throughout the world. The authors believe that the approach represents a paradigm shift in bariatric surgery...
  3. ncbi request reprint Implantable gastric stimulation (IGS) as therapy for human morbid obesity: report from the 2001 IFSO symposium in Crete
    Robert J Greenstein
    Obes Surg 12:3S-5S. 2002
    ..The USA FDA has agreed to accept weight loss data presented as %EBL. The intriguing data presented justify further evaluation of this novel, potentially useful and relatively benign treatment of obesity...