D Cottam

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Preperitoneal herniation into a laparoscopic port site without a fascial defect
    Daniel R Cottam
    Nassau University Medical Center, Department of Surgery, East Meadow, NY, USA
    Obes Surg 12:121-3. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic repair of traumatic perforation of the urinary bladder
    D Cottam
    Nassau University Medical Center, 2201 Hempstead Turnpike, East Meadow, NY 11554, USA
    Surg Endosc 15:1488-9. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint The effect of obesity on neutrophil Fc receptors and adhesion molecules (CD16, CD11b, CD62L)
    D R Cottam
    Department of Surgery, Nassau University Medical Center, East Meadow, NY, USA
    Obes Surg 12:230-5. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Effect of surgically-induced weight loss on leukocyte indicators of chronic inflammation in morbid obesity
    D R Cottam
    Nassau University Medical Center, New York, USA
    Obes Surg 12:335-42. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Dysfunctional immune-privilege in morbid obesity: implications and effect of gastric bypass surgery
    D R Cottam
    Nassau University Medical Center, Department of Surgery, East Meadow, NY USA
    Obes Surg 13:49-57. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint A case-controlled matched-pair cohort study of laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass and Lap-Band patients in a single US center with three-year follow-up
    Daniel R Cottam
    Surgical Weight Control Center, 3802 Meadows Lane, Las Vegas, NV 89102, USA
    Obes Surg 16:534-40. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy as an initial weight-loss procedure for high-risk patients with morbid obesity
    D Cottam
    Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Centre, Veterans Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Surg Endosc 20:859-63. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Weight loss, quality of life and employment status after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: 5-year analysis
    Laura M Velcu
    Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 1:413-6; discussion 417. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Effective treatment of polycystic ovarian syndrome with Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
    George M Eid
    Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh and UPMC Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 1:77-80. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Results of laparoscopic gastric bypass in patients with cirrhosis
    Ramsey M Dallal
    The University of Pittsburgh, Department of Surgery, Pittsburgh, PA 15231, USA
    Obes Surg 14:47-53. 2004

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Preperitoneal herniation into a laparoscopic port site without a fascial defect
    Daniel R Cottam
    Nassau University Medical Center, Department of Surgery, East Meadow, NY, USA
    Obes Surg 12:121-3. 2002
    ..However, in laparoscopic surgery for morbid obesity, the omentum and viscera can herniate through the thick preperitoneal space even with a complete closure of the fascia...
  2. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic repair of traumatic perforation of the urinary bladder
    D Cottam
    Nassau University Medical Center, 2201 Hempstead Turnpike, East Meadow, NY 11554, USA
    Surg Endosc 15:1488-9. 2001
    ..We believe that laparoscopic exploration for trauma in hemodynamically stable patients is feasible. The repair of simple intraabdominal injuries such as bladder rupture can be safely performed...
  3. ncbi request reprint The effect of obesity on neutrophil Fc receptors and adhesion molecules (CD16, CD11b, CD62L)
    D R Cottam
    Department of Surgery, Nassau University Medical Center, East Meadow, NY, USA
    Obes Surg 12:230-5. 2002
    ..However, defining the specific defects of neutrophils has proved difficult and often contradictory...
  4. ncbi request reprint Effect of surgically-induced weight loss on leukocyte indicators of chronic inflammation in morbid obesity
    D R Cottam
    Nassau University Medical Center, New York, USA
    Obes Surg 12:335-42. 2002
    ..To test this hypothesis, we investigated several leukocyte cell surface markers of chronic inflammation and followed their response to surgically-induced weight loss...
  5. ncbi request reprint Dysfunctional immune-privilege in morbid obesity: implications and effect of gastric bypass surgery
    D R Cottam
    Nassau University Medical Center, Department of Surgery, East Meadow, NY USA
    Obes Surg 13:49-57. 2003
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint A case-controlled matched-pair cohort study of laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass and Lap-Band patients in a single US center with three-year follow-up
    Daniel R Cottam
    Surgical Weight Control Center, 3802 Meadows Lane, Las Vegas, NV 89102, USA
    Obes Surg 16:534-40. 2006
    ..To enhance weight loss, we adopted a patient behavioral program that is easy to remember, in an attempt to ensure a reduction in caloric intake and reduce hunger regardless of the operation performed...
  7. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy as an initial weight-loss procedure for high-risk patients with morbid obesity
    D Cottam
    Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Centre, Veterans Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Surg Endosc 20:859-63. 2006
    ..In an effort to achieve more favorable outcomes, we have employed a two-stage approach to such high-risk patients. This study evaluates our initial outcomes with this technique...
  8. ncbi request reprint Weight loss, quality of life and employment status after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: 5-year analysis
    Laura M Velcu
    Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 1:413-6; discussion 417. 2005
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Effective treatment of polycystic ovarian syndrome with Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
    George M Eid
    Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh and UPMC Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 1:77-80. 2005
    ..This study investigated the impact of weight loss surgery on the clinical manifestations of this disorder in morbidly obese women with PCOS-a major risk factor for the development of heart disease, stroke, and type II diabetes...
  10. ncbi request reprint Results of laparoscopic gastric bypass in patients with cirrhosis
    Ramsey M Dallal
    The University of Pittsburgh, Department of Surgery, Pittsburgh, PA 15231, USA
    Obes Surg 14:47-53. 2004
    ..The safety and efficacy of bariatric surgery in patients with cirrhosis has not been well studied...
  11. ncbi request reprint DRG, costs and reimbursement following Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: an economic appraisal
    L D George Angus
    Nassau University Medical Center, Department of Surgery, East Meadow, NY, USA
    Obes Surg 13:591-5. 2003
    ..We have found that physicians and hospitals are rewarded differently depending on the type of insurance coverage - per diem HMO (Health Maintenance Organization) vs public...
  12. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic era of operations for morbid obesity
    Daniel R Cottam
    Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Arch Surg 138:367-75. 2003
  13. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of bupivicaine pain pumps to eliminate the need for patient controlled analgesia pumps in primary laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
    Daniel R Cottam
    Surgical Weight Control Center, Las Vegas, NV 89107, USA
    Obes Surg 17:595-600. 2007
    ..However, these benefits have not been investigated in laparoscopic bariatric surgery...
  14. ncbi request reprint The chronic inflammatory hypothesis for the morbidity associated with morbid obesity: implications and effects of weight loss
    Daniel R Cottam
    Department of Surgery, The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Obes Surg 14:589-600. 2004
    ..Recently, there has been intense interest in the role of inflammation in obesity. Using the inflammatory hypothesis, many of the mechanisms by which co-morbid conditions are associated with obesity are being elucidated...
  15. ncbi request reprint Nongynecologic advances in minimally invasive surgery
    Daniel R Cottam
    Department of Surgery, The University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 46:105-16. 2003