Gil Faria

Summary

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Beyond central adiposity: Liver fat and visceral fat area are associated with metabolic syndrome in morbidly obese patients
    G Faria
    Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, Portugal Electronic address
    Int J Surg 14:75-9. 2015
  2. doi request reprint Fasting glycemia: a good predictor of weight loss after RYGB
    Gil Faria
    Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, Portugal Electronic address
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 10:419-24. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Three decades of clinical-pathological trends in gastric cancer: prospective data from a Portuguese hospital
    Gil R Faria
    São João Medical Center Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, Surgery Department, Portugal
    Int J Surg 11:472-6. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Gastric bypass is a cost-saving procedure: results from a comprehensive Markov model
    Gil R Faria
    Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    Obes Surg 23:460-6. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Acute improvement in insulin resistance after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: is 3 days enough to correct insulin metabolism?
    Gil Faria
    Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    Obes Surg 23:103-10. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Metabolic score: insights on the development and prediction of remission of metabolic syndrome after gastric bypass
    Gil Faria
    Surgery Department and Biochemistry Department, Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal Surgery Department, Sao Joao Medical Center, Porto, Portugal CINTESIS, Center for Research in Health Technologies and Information Systems, Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal Clinical Pathology Department, Sao Joao Medical Center Porto, Portugal and Institute of Public Health, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    Ann Surg 260:279-86. 2014

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Beyond central adiposity: Liver fat and visceral fat area are associated with metabolic syndrome in morbidly obese patients
    G Faria
    Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, Portugal Electronic address
    Int J Surg 14:75-9. 2015
    ..The main objective of this study was to determine the relation between visceral fat area and fatty liver infiltration with the expression of metabolic syndrome (MS) in morbidly obese patients...
  2. doi request reprint Fasting glycemia: a good predictor of weight loss after RYGB
    Gil Faria
    Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, Portugal Electronic address
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 10:419-24. 2014
    ..The objective of this study was to understand if preoperative metabolic control might improve surgical results...
  3. doi request reprint Three decades of clinical-pathological trends in gastric cancer: prospective data from a Portuguese hospital
    Gil R Faria
    São João Medical Center Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, Surgery Department, Portugal
    Int J Surg 11:472-6. 2013
    ..The clinical and pathological trends in an European country with high prevalence of gastric cancer were reviewed, based on the patients treated at a University Hospital...
  4. doi request reprint Gastric bypass is a cost-saving procedure: results from a comprehensive Markov model
    Gil R Faria
    Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    Obes Surg 23:460-6. 2013
    ..Bariatric surgery is the best available treatment, however, associated with important economical expenditures. So, cost-effectiveness analysis of the available surgical options is paramount...
  5. doi request reprint Acute improvement in insulin resistance after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: is 3 days enough to correct insulin metabolism?
    Gil Faria
    Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    Obes Surg 23:103-10. 2013
    ..Understanding these effects might help explain the physiologic adjustments after surgery and help in managing insulin resistance and controlling the hypoglycemic treatment for bariatric patients...
  6. doi request reprint Metabolic score: insights on the development and prediction of remission of metabolic syndrome after gastric bypass
    Gil Faria
    Surgery Department and Biochemistry Department, Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal Surgery Department, Sao Joao Medical Center, Porto, Portugal CINTESIS, Center for Research in Health Technologies and Information Systems, Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal Clinical Pathology Department, Sao Joao Medical Center Porto, Portugal and Institute of Public Health, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    Ann Surg 260:279-86. 2014
    ..Although insulin resistance and central obesity play an important role in the pathogenesis, the factors that determine its development and ultimate remission after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) are not fully understood...