Alfredo M Carbonell

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Does diabetes affect weight loss after gastric bypass?
    Alfredo M Carbonell
    Division of Minimal Access Surgery, Department of Academic Surgery, Greenville Hospital System University Medical Center, 890 West Faris Road, Greenville, SC 29605, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 4:441-4. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic gastric bypass surgery: equipment and necessary tools
    Alfredo M Carbonell
    Department of General Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina 28203, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 13:241-5. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic splenectomy reverses thrombocytopenia in patients with hepatitis C cirrhosis and portal hypertension
    Kent W Kercher
    Department of General Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina 28203, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 8:120-6. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint National study of the effect of patient and hospital characteristics on bariatric surgery outcomes
    Alfredo M Carbonell
    Carolinas Laparoscopic and Advanced Surgery Program, Department of General Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina 28203, USA
    Am Surg 71:308-14. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary embolism complicating bariatric surgery: detailed analysis of a single institution's 24-year experience
    Brennan J Carmody
    Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 203:831-7. 2006

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Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint Does diabetes affect weight loss after gastric bypass?
    Alfredo M Carbonell
    Division of Minimal Access Surgery, Department of Academic Surgery, Greenville Hospital System University Medical Center, 890 West Faris Road, Greenville, SC 29605, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 4:441-4. 2008
    ..Weight loss in diabetics improves glycemic control. We investigated whether diabetes mellitus (DM) adversely affects postgastric bypass weight loss...
  2. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic gastric bypass surgery: equipment and necessary tools
    Alfredo M Carbonell
    Department of General Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina 28203, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 13:241-5. 2003
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  3. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic splenectomy reverses thrombocytopenia in patients with hepatitis C cirrhosis and portal hypertension
    Kent W Kercher
    Department of General Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina 28203, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 8:120-6. 2004
    ..Laparoscopic splenectomy appears to effectively reverse thrombocytopenia and may allow these patients to safely complete IFN therapy...
  4. ncbi request reprint National study of the effect of patient and hospital characteristics on bariatric surgery outcomes
    Alfredo M Carbonell
    Carolinas Laparoscopic and Advanced Surgery Program, Department of General Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina 28203, USA
    Am Surg 71:308-14. 2005
    ..Male gender and postoperative complications predict increased mortality. Neither comorbidities, race, payer, income, hospital academic status, location, nor hospital volume affect the outcome after GB...
  5. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary embolism complicating bariatric surgery: detailed analysis of a single institution's 24-year experience
    Brennan J Carmody
    Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 203:831-7. 2006
    ..Since 1992, short-course heparin prophylaxis, beginning immediately before operation, has been used in this center...