- Surgery for morbid obesity. OverviewM Deitel
Mature Medicine Canada, North York, Ontario
Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 11:57-61. 1999..Operation has been found to be the only method of achieving sustained significant weight loss, with reversal of the co-morbidities and rehabilitation, and with an acceptable complication rate, in the majority of these patients...
- The development of the surgical treatment of morbid obesityMervyn Deitel
International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity, Toronto, Canada
J Am Coll Nutr 21:365-71. 2002..There is evidence that even modest to moderate weight loss in these individuals has significant medical benefit...
- Endoscopic threaded imaging port (EndoTIP) for laparoscopy: experience with different body weightsA M Ternamian
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, St Joseph s Health Centre, Toronto, ON, Canada
Obes Surg 9:44-7. 1999..The fascia and then the muscle fibers spread radially and are transposed onto the cannula's outer thread. The thin peritoneum transilluminates; bowel, vessels, and/or adhesions are visualized before entry into the peritoneum...
- The early effect of the bariatric operations on diabetesM Deitel
Obes Surg 12:349. 2002