Camilo Boza

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Country: Chile

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy with ileal transposition (SGIT): A new surgical procedure as effective as gastric bypass for weight control in a porcine model
    Camilo Boza
    Division of Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    Surg Endosc 22:1029-34. 2008
  2. doi request reprint A cadaveric porcine model for assessment in laparoscopic bariatric surgery--a validation study
    Camilo Boza
    Department of Digestive Surgery, Hospital Clinico, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Marcoleta 352, Santiago, Chile
    Obes Surg 23:589-93. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass versus laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy: a case-control study and 3 years of follow-up
    Camilo Boza
    Department of Digestive Surgery, Hospital Clinico, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 8:243-9. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy as a stand-alone procedure for morbid obesity: report of 1,000 cases and 3-year follow-up
    Camilo Boza
    Department of Digestive Surgery, Hospital Clínico Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Marcoleta 352, Patio Interior, Santiago, Chile
    Obes Surg 22:866-71. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy in obese adolescents: results in 51 patients
    Camilo Boza
    Department of Digestive Surgery, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 8:133-7; discussion 137-9. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding (LAGB): surgical results and 5-year follow-up
    Camilo Boza
    Department of Digestive Surgery, Hospital Clinico, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Marcoleta 352, Santiago, Chile
    Surg Endosc 25:292-7. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass versus laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding: five years of follow-up
    Camilo Boza
    Department of Digestive Surgery, Hospital Clínico, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 6:470-5. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Sleeve gastrectomy with ileal transposition (SGIT) induces a significant weight loss and diabetes improvement without exclusion of the proximal intestine
    Camilo Boza
    Division of Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, NewYork Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 15:928-34. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Safety and efficacy of Roux-en-Y gastric bypass to treat type 2 diabetes mellitus in non-severely obese patients
    Camilo Boza
    Department of Digestive Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Obes Surg 21:1330-6. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Overexpression of 11β-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type 1 in visceral adipose tissue and portal hypercortisolism in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
    Roberto Candia
    Department of Gastroenterology, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Liver Int 32:392-9. 2012

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  1. doi request reprint Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy with ileal transposition (SGIT): A new surgical procedure as effective as gastric bypass for weight control in a porcine model
    Camilo Boza
    Division of Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    Surg Endosc 22:1029-34. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to develop a new technique based on food restriction and early stimulation of the distal gut, thus maintaining the alimentary tract continuity...
  2. doi request reprint A cadaveric porcine model for assessment in laparoscopic bariatric surgery--a validation study
    Camilo Boza
    Department of Digestive Surgery, Hospital Clinico, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Marcoleta 352, Santiago, Chile
    Obes Surg 23:589-93. 2013
    ..The aim of this study is to determine if a cadaveric porcine jejuno-jejunostomy model is an accurate way of assessing a surgeon's technical skills by determining if a correlation exists with how he performs in the operating room...
  3. doi request reprint Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass versus laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy: a case-control study and 3 years of follow-up
    Camilo Boza
    Department of Digestive Surgery, Hospital Clinico, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 8:243-9. 2012
    ..Few studies have compared the efficacy of the procedure to laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (LRYGB). We performed a case-control study to assess the surgical results, weight progression, and remission of co-morbid conditions...
  4. doi request reprint Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy as a stand-alone procedure for morbid obesity: report of 1,000 cases and 3-year follow-up
    Camilo Boza
    Department of Digestive Surgery, Hospital Clínico Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Marcoleta 352, Patio Interior, Santiago, Chile
    Obes Surg 22:866-71. 2012
    ..The objective of this study is to report surgical results after 1,000 consecutive LSG cases as a stand-alone procedure for morbid obesity during a 3-year follow-up...
  5. doi request reprint Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy in obese adolescents: results in 51 patients
    Camilo Boza
    Department of Digestive Surgery, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 8:133-7; discussion 137-9. 2012
    ..The aim of our study was to present our experience and results with laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) in obese adolescents at the digestive surgery department of the Hospital Clínico Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile...
  6. doi request reprint Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding (LAGB): surgical results and 5-year follow-up
    Camilo Boza
    Department of Digestive Surgery, Hospital Clinico, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Marcoleta 352, Santiago, Chile
    Surg Endosc 25:292-7. 2011
    ..LAGB is a technique increasingly used in the USA. The aim of this study is to analyze the 5-year outcome in terms of weight loss and complications...
  7. doi request reprint Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass versus laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding: five years of follow-up
    Camilo Boza
    Department of Digestive Surgery, Hospital Clínico, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 6:470-5. 2010
    ..Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (LRYGB) and laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding (LAGB) are commonly performed procedures. The aim of the present study was to evaluate and compare the long-term outcomes after LRYGB and LAGB...
  8. doi request reprint Sleeve gastrectomy with ileal transposition (SGIT) induces a significant weight loss and diabetes improvement without exclusion of the proximal intestine
    Camilo Boza
    Division of Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, NewYork Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 15:928-34. 2011
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  9. doi request reprint Safety and efficacy of Roux-en-Y gastric bypass to treat type 2 diabetes mellitus in non-severely obese patients
    Camilo Boza
    Department of Digestive Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Obes Surg 21:1330-6. 2011
    ..2 to 1.9 ± 0.8 after 12 months. RYGB is a safe and effective procedure to induce T2DM remission in otherwise not eligible patients for bariatric surgery. Evidence from prospective studies is needed to validate this approach...
  10. doi request reprint Overexpression of 11β-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type 1 in visceral adipose tissue and portal hypercortisolism in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
    Roberto Candia
    Department of Gastroenterology, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Liver Int 32:392-9. 2012
    ..11β-HSD1 expression was also assessed in tissues from obese patients undergoing bariatric surgery...
  11. doi request reprint Overexpression of hepatic 5α-reductase and 11β-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type 1 in visceral adipose tissue is associated with hyperinsulinemia in morbidly obese patients
    Rene Baudrand
    Department of Endocrinology, School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago 8330074, Chile
    Metabolism 60:1775-80. 2011
    ..The overexpression of liver reductases in obesity could be an adaptive response to an increase in cortisol production by the liver and visceral 11β-HSD1 to avoid systemic hypercortisolism...
  12. doi request reprint Completely laparoscopic versus open gastrectomy for early and advanced gastric cancer: a matched cohort study
    Fabrizio Moisan
    Department of Digestive Surgery, Hospital Clinico, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Marcoleta 367, P O Box 114 D, Santiago, 8330024, Chile
    Surg Endosc 26:661-72. 2012
    ..This study was designed to compare 3-year survival of laparoscopic versus open curative gastrectomy in early and advanced gastric cancer...
  13. doi request reprint Importance of routine preoperative upper GI endoscopy: why all patients should be evaluated?
    Rodrigo Munoz
    Department of Digestive Surgery, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Obes Surg 19:427-31. 2009
    ..The main outcome of this study was to identify the most common preoperative endoscopic findings...
  14. ncbi request reprint Antecolic versus retrocolic alimentary limb in laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: a comparative study
    Alex Escalona
    Departamento de Cirugia Digestiva, Facultad de Medicina, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 3:423-7. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the incidence of these complications in patients who had undergone LRYGB using an antecolic versus a retrocolic technique...
  15. doi request reprint Significant transfer of surgical skills obtained with an advanced laparoscopic training program to a laparoscopic jejunojejunostomy in a live porcine model: feasibility of learning advanced laparoscopy in a general surgery residency
    Julián Varas
    Experimental Surgery Simulation Center, Department of Digestive Surgery, Hospital Clinico, Faculty of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Marcoleta 391, Santiago, Chile
    Surg Endosc 26:3486-94. 2012
    ..This study was designed to present an advanced simulation-training program and to assess the transfer of skills to a live porcine model...
  16. doi request reprint Effects of sleeve gastrectomy and medical treatment for obesity on glucagon-like peptide 1 levels and glucose homeostasis in non-diabetic subjects
    Juan Patricio Valderas
    Department of Nutrition, Diabetes and Metabolism, School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Marcoleta 367, 6510260, Santiago, Chile
    Obes Surg 21:902-9. 2011
    ..This study aims to assess plasma glucose levels, insulin sensitivity and secretion, and GLP-1 levels before and after sleeve gastrectomy (SG) or medical treatment (MED) for obesity...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Laparoscopic gastrectomy in gastric cancer: experience in four patients]
    Alex Escalona
    Departamento de Cirugia Digestiva, División de Cirugía, Facultad de Medicina, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 135:512-6. 2007
    ..The development of the laparoscopic surgery has allowed its incorporation to the surgical treatment of gastric cancer...
  18. ncbi request reprint Routine preoperative ultrasonography and selective cholecystectomy in laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass. Why not?
    Alex Escalona
    Departamento de Cirugia Digestiva, División de Cirugía, Facultad de Medicina, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Obes Surg 18:47-51. 2008
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Overexpression of 11beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type 1 in hepatic and visceral adipose tissue is associated with metabolic disorders in morbidly obese patients
    Rene Baudrand
    Department of Endocrinology, Faculty of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Lira 85, 5 Masculine Piso, Santiago, Chile
    Obes Surg 20:77-83. 2010
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Plasminogen activator inhibitor type 1 serum levels and 4G/5G gene polymorphism in morbidly obese Hispanic patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
    Alberto Espino
    Departamento de Gastroenterologia, Escuela de Medicina, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Ann Hepatol 10:493-501. 2011
    ..The single base pair guanine insertion/deletion polymorphism (4G/5G) within the promoter region of the PAI-1 gene influences PAI-1 synthesis and may modulate hepatic fibrogenesis...
  21. doi request reprint Initial human experience with restrictive duodenal-jejunal bypass liner for treatment of morbid obesity
    Alex Escalona
    Department of Digestive Surgery, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile Faculty of Medicine, Santiago, Chile
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 6:126-31. 2010
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate the clinical effects and safety of the duodenal-jejunal bypass liner combined with a restrictor orifice (flow restrictor)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Predictors of nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) in obese patients undergoing gastric bypass
    Camilo Boza
    Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Obes Surg 15:1148-53. 2005
    ..Obesity is one of the main risk factors. The aims of this study were to determine the frequency of NAFLD in obese patients and to identify variables that predict NASH...
  23. doi request reprint Medical and surgical treatments for obesity have opposite effects on peptide YY and appetite: a prospective study controlled for weight loss
    Juan P Valderas
    Department of Nutrition, Diabetes, and Metabolism, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Marcoleta 367, 6510260 Santiago, Chile
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95:1069-75. 2010
    ..MED failed to produce changes. Different effects occur despite similar weight loss. This suggests that the weight-loss effects of these procedures are enhanced by an increase in PYY and satiety...
  24. doi request reprint 11beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type 1 is overexpressed in subcutaneous adipose tissue of morbidly obese patients
    Rodrigo Munoz
    Department of Digestive Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Obes Surg 19:764-70. 2009
    ..The aim of this work was to evaluate 11beta-HSD1 expression in SAT and VAT of obese patients and evaluate its association to metabolic features of metabolic syndrome...
  25. ncbi request reprint Sleeve gastrectomy as treatment for severe obesity after orthotopic liver transplantation
    Jean M Butte
    Department of Digestive Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Obes Surg 17:1517-9. 2007
    ..Sleeve gastrectomy is a non-malabsorptive bariatric procedure with potential benefit for liver transplant patients due to its lack of influence on the absorption of immunosuppressive agents...
  26. doi request reprint International Sleeve Gastrectomy Expert Panel Consensus Statement: best practice guidelines based on experience of >12,000 cases
    Raul J Rosenthal
    Department of Surgery, Section of Minimally Invasive Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Florida, 2950 Cleveland Clinic Boulevard, Weston, FL 33331, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 8:8-19. 2012
    ..The meeting took place at on-site meeting facilities, Biltmore Hotel, Coral Gables, Florida...
  27. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic duodenal switch for morbid obesity
    Michel Gagner
    New York Presbyterian Hospital, Department of Surgery, Joan and Sanford I Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Expert Rev Med Devices 3:105-12. 2006
    ..5%, and operative times close to 200 min. Laparoscopic duodenal switch is likely to increase in popularly for the treatment of morbid obesity, especially with the recent advent of laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy for higher-risk patients...
  28. doi request reprint [Simulation in medical education: a synopsis]
    Marcia Corvetto
    División de Anestesiología, Escuela de Medicina, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 141:70-9. 2013
    ..This review is an overview of this important educational tool, presenting the evidence about its usefulness in medical education and describing its current situation in Chile...
  29. ncbi request reprint Skills acquisition for laparoscopic gastric bypass in the training laboratory: an innovative approach
    Rajesh Aggarwal
    Department of Biosurgery and Surgical Technology, Imperial College London, St Mary s Hospital, London, UK
    Obes Surg 17:19-27. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was three-fold: to develop a task-based approach to training in LRYGBP, define a tool for objective technical skills assessments, and objectively determine the efficacy of this approach...