Mikael Victorzon

Summary

Affiliation: Vaasa Central Hospital
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Intermediate results following laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding for morbid obesity
    Mikael Victorzon
    Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Vaasa Central Hospital, Vaasa, Finland
    Dig Surg 19:354-7; discussion 358. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Symptomatic outcome of laparoscopic fundoplication, using a minimal dissection technique
    M Victorzon
    Gastrointestinal Unit, Surgical Department, Vasa Central Hospital, Vasa, Finland
    Scand J Surg 92:138-43. 2003
  3. doi request reprint Mean fourteen-year, 100% follow-up of laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding for morbid obesity
    Mikael Victorzon
    Department of Abdominal and Minimally Invasive Surgery, Vaasa Central Hospital, Vaasa Hospital District, Finland University of Turku, Vaasa Central Hospital, Turku, Finland Electronic address
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 9:753-7. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Fibrin glue and stents in the treatment of gastrojejunal leaks after laparoscopic gastric bypass: a case series and review of the literature
    Mikael Victorzon
    Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Vaasa Central Hospital, Hietalahdenkatu 2 4, 65130, Vasa, Finland
    Obes Surg 23:1692-7. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Perioperative morbidity, mortality and early outcome of the first 360 gastric bypass operations performed in a district hospital
    M Victorzon
    Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Vaasa Central Hospital, Vaasa, Finland
    Scand J Surg 101:184-9. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint An update on sleeve gastrectomy
    M Victorzon
    Department of gastrintestinal Surgery, Vaasa Central Hospital, Vaasa, Finland
    Minerva Chir 67:153-63. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Bariatric Analysis and Reporting Outcome System (BAROS) following laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding in Finland
    M Victorzon
    Vasa Central Hospital, Department of Surgery, Hietalahdenkatu 2 4, 65130 Vasa, Finland
    Obes Surg 11:740-3. 2001
  8. doi request reprint Revisional bariatric surgery by conversion to gastric bypass or sleeve--good short-term outcomes at higher risks
    Mikael Victorzon
    Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Vaasa Central Hospital, Hietalahdenkatu 2 4, 65130 Vaasa Hospital District, Vaasa, Finland
    Obes Surg 22:29-33. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life in severely and morbidly obese patients waiting for bariatric surgery in Finland
    M Victorzon
    Department of Surgery, Vaasa Central Hospital, Vaasa, Finland
    Scand J Surg 99:122-6. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic floppy Nissen fundoplication for gastro-oesophageal reflux disease is feasible as a day-case procedure
    M Victorzon
    Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Vaasa Central Hospital, Vaasa, Finland
    Scand J Surg 95:162-5. 2006

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint Intermediate results following laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding for morbid obesity
    Mikael Victorzon
    Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Vaasa Central Hospital, Vaasa, Finland
    Dig Surg 19:354-7; discussion 358. 2002
    ..We report here our primary and intermediate outcome of Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding (LAGB)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Symptomatic outcome of laparoscopic fundoplication, using a minimal dissection technique
    M Victorzon
    Gastrointestinal Unit, Surgical Department, Vasa Central Hospital, Vasa, Finland
    Scand J Surg 92:138-43. 2003
    ..The symptomatic outcome of 135 consecutive patients operated laparoscopically for gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD) by a minimal paraoesophageal dissection technique is reported...
  3. doi request reprint Mean fourteen-year, 100% follow-up of laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding for morbid obesity
    Mikael Victorzon
    Department of Abdominal and Minimally Invasive Surgery, Vaasa Central Hospital, Vaasa Hospital District, Finland University of Turku, Vaasa Central Hospital, Turku, Finland Electronic address
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 9:753-7. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the long-term results after LAGB...
  4. doi request reprint Fibrin glue and stents in the treatment of gastrojejunal leaks after laparoscopic gastric bypass: a case series and review of the literature
    Mikael Victorzon
    Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Vaasa Central Hospital, Hietalahdenkatu 2 4, 65130, Vasa, Finland
    Obes Surg 23:1692-7. 2013
    ..Immediate and active treatment with a combination of operative and endoscopic treatment options, rather than choosing only one treatment over another, may enhance the recovery process...
  5. ncbi request reprint Perioperative morbidity, mortality and early outcome of the first 360 gastric bypass operations performed in a district hospital
    M Victorzon
    Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Vaasa Central Hospital, Vaasa, Finland
    Scand J Surg 101:184-9. 2012
    ..We report the results for the first consecutive 360 Roux-en-Y gastric by-pass (RYGB) operations performed in a district hospital in Finland...
  6. ncbi request reprint An update on sleeve gastrectomy
    M Victorzon
    Department of gastrintestinal Surgery, Vaasa Central Hospital, Vaasa, Finland
    Minerva Chir 67:153-63. 2012
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Bariatric Analysis and Reporting Outcome System (BAROS) following laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding in Finland
    M Victorzon
    Vasa Central Hospital, Department of Surgery, Hietalahdenkatu 2 4, 65130 Vasa, Finland
    Obes Surg 11:740-3. 2001
    ..The Bariatric Analysis and Reporting Outcome System (BAROS) appears to provide the means to fulfill these requests. We have re-evaluated our previously published, initial results of laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding, using BAROS...
  8. doi request reprint Revisional bariatric surgery by conversion to gastric bypass or sleeve--good short-term outcomes at higher risks
    Mikael Victorzon
    Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Vaasa Central Hospital, Hietalahdenkatu 2 4, 65130 Vaasa Hospital District, Vaasa, Finland
    Obes Surg 22:29-33. 2012
    ..Excess weight loss (%, ± SD) at 3 months follow-up averaged 42.31%, ± 21.54. Revisional bariatric surgery can be performed with an increased but acceptable risk, with at least short-term weight loss comparable to primary operations...
  9. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life in severely and morbidly obese patients waiting for bariatric surgery in Finland
    M Victorzon
    Department of Surgery, Vaasa Central Hospital, Vaasa, Finland
    Scand J Surg 99:122-6. 2010
    ..The health-related quality of life (HRQoL) among Finnish obese subjects awaiting bariatric surgery has not previously been compared to age- and gender-standardized general population...
  10. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic floppy Nissen fundoplication for gastro-oesophageal reflux disease is feasible as a day-case procedure
    M Victorzon
    Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Vaasa Central Hospital, Vaasa, Finland
    Scand J Surg 95:162-5. 2006
    ..We launched a prospective study to assess the feasibility of day-case laparoscopic fundoplication for gastro-oesophageal reflux disease in March 2003. The specific aims were to assess safety, acceptability and patient satisfaction...
  11. ncbi request reprint Day-case laparoscopic cholecystectomy: treatment of choice for selected patients?
    M Victorzon
    Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Vaasa Central Hospital, Hietalahdenkatu 2 4, 65130, Vaasa, Finland
    Surg Endosc 21:70-3. 2007
    ..The authors report their 7-year experience with day-case laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) to determine its applicability, safety, and cost effectiveness...
  12. ncbi request reprint Extra-axillary sentinel node biopsy in breast cancer staging--is it necessary?
    M Victorzon
    Department of Surgery, Vasa Central Hospital, Sandviksgatan 2 4, 65130, Vasa, Finland
    Eur J Surg Oncol 29:604-6. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the value of lymphoscintigraphy in general and extra-axillary lymph node biopsy in particular, based on our experience with sentinel biopsy in 128 consecutive woman undergoing surgery for breast cancer...
  13. ncbi request reprint Outcome of surgery for oesophageal carcinoma in a low volume centre, with and without preoperative chemoradiotherapy
    M Victorzon
    Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Vasa Central Hospital, Vasa, Finland
    Scand J Surg 93:37-42. 2004
    ..To critically assess the outcome of surgery for oesophageal carcinoma, with or without neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy...
  14. doi request reprint SLEEVEPASS: a randomized prospective multicenter study comparing laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy and gastric bypass in the treatment of morbid obesity: preliminary results
    Mika Helmiö
    Department of Surgery, Turku University Hospital, PL 52, 20521 Turku, Finland
    Surg Endosc 26:2521-6. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the preliminary 30-day morbidity and mortality of RYGB and SG in a prospective multicenter randomized setting...
  15. ncbi request reprint Quality of life following laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding - the Swedish band and the Moorehead-Ardelt questionnaire
    Pekka Tolonen
    Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Vasa Central Hospital, Finland
    Obes Surg 13:424-6. 2003
    ..Although weight loss is an important immediate outcome after gastric banding operations, quality of life (QOL) has been shown to be an equally important outcome measure...
  16. doi request reprint 11-year experience with laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding for morbid obesity--what happened to the first 123 patients?
    Pekka Tolonen
    Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Vasa Central Hospital, Hietalahdenkatu 2 4, 65280 Vaasa, Finland
    Obes Surg 18:251-5. 2008
    ..We report our 11-year experience with the technique by looking closely at the first 123 patients that have at least 5 years (mean 86 months) of follow-up...
  17. ncbi request reprint Impact of laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding for morbid obesity on disease-specific and health-related quality of life
    Pekka Tolonen
    Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Vaasa Central Hospital, Hietalahdenkatu 2 4, 65130 Vaasa, Finland
    Obes Surg 14:788-95. 2004
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Does gastric banding for morbid obesity reduce or increase gastroesophageal reflux?
    Pekka Tolonen
    Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Vasa Central Hospital, Vasa, Finland
    Obes Surg 16:1469-74. 2006
    ..Conflicting results regarding the influence of laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding (LAGB) on gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) have been published...
  19. doi request reprint Linear stapler technique may be safer than circular in gastrojejunal anastomosis for laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: a meta-analysis of comparative studies
    Salvatore Giordano
    Department of Surgery, Turku University Hospital, OS 299, PL 52, 20521 Turku, Finland
    Obes Surg 21:1958-64. 2011
    ..The use of the linear stapler compared with circular stapler for GJ during LRYGB for morbid obesity may be associated with a reduced risk of anastomosis stricture and wound infection, as well as with a shorter operative time...
  20. doi request reprint Physical discomfort due to redundant skin in post-bariatric surgery patients
    Salvatore Giordano
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery, Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 66:950-5. 2013
    ....
  21. doi request reprint A 5-year prospective quality of life analysis following laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding for morbid obesity
    Mika Helmiö
    Department of Surgery, Turku University Hospital, PL 52, Turku, 20521, Finland
    Obes Surg 21:1585-91. 2011
    ..In addition to actual weight loss and the possible resolution of obesity-related co-morbidities following bariatric surgery, another widely recognized important outcome measure is the improvement of quality of life (QOL)...
  22. doi request reprint Outcome of patients with esophageal perforations: a multicenter study
    Fausto Biancari
    Department of Surgery, Oulu University Hospital, PL 21, 90029, Oulu, Finland
    World J Surg 38:902-9. 2014
    ..Recent studies have suggested that stent-grafting may improve the treatment outcome of patients with esophageal perforation, but evidence on this is still lacking...
  23. doi request reprint Desire for body contouring surgery after bariatric surgery: do body mass index and weight loss matter?
    Salvatore Giordano
    Dr Giordano is a Resident in Plastic Surgery and Dr Suominen is an Assistant Professor of Plastic Surgery in the Department of Plastic and General Surgery, Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland
    Aesthet Surg J 34:96-105. 2014
    ..There is disparity between the number of postbariatric surgery subjects who desire body contouring and those who receive it due to lack of resources or insurance criteria...
  24. ncbi request reprint [Effectiveness and safety of bariatric surgery]
    Mikael Victorzon
    Vaasan keskussairaala, Hietalahdenkatu 2 4, Vaasa
    Duodecim 125:2257-64. 2009
    ..5%. After the operation, patients fairly often experience various symptoms of the digestive tract. Common complications include various infections and functional disturbances associated with the band...
  25. doi request reprint Laparoscopic Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass is Effective and Safe in Over 55-year-old Patients: A Comparative Analysis
    Salvatore Giordano
    Department of Plastic and General Surgery, Turku University Hospital, OS 299, PL 52, 20521, Turku, Finland
    World J Surg 38:1121-6. 2014
    ..Controversy exists regarding the effectiveness and safety of laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (LRYGB) in elderly patients. We evaluated our outcomes of LRYGB in patients aged ≥55 years...
  26. doi request reprint The impact of preoperative weight loss before laparoscopic gastric bypass
    Salvatore Giordano
    Department of Plastic and General Surgery, Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland
    Obes Surg 24:669-74. 2014
    ..The impact of preoperative weight loss on outcomes following laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (LRYGB) is a controversial issue. We evaluated our outcomes of LRYGB in patients who lost different amount of weight prior to surgery...
  27. ncbi request reprint [Epidemiology, diagnosis and surgical treatment of gastrointestinal carcinoids]
    Mikael Victorzon
    Seinäjoen keskussairaala, kirurgian klinikka, GE kirurgian yksikkö
    Duodecim 120:2191-9; quiz 2200. 2004