M Gagner

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Medicare and bariatric surgery
    John G Kral
    American Society for Bariatric Surgery, Gainesville, Florida 32607, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 1:35-63. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Survey on laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) at the Fourth International Consensus Summit on Sleeve Gastrectomy
    Michel Gagner
    Clinical Professor of Surgery, Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, Florida International University, Miami, FL, USA
    Obes Surg 23:2013-7. 2013
  3. pmc Adding chemoprophylaxis to sequential compression might not reduce risk of venous thromboembolism in bariatric surgery patients
    Michel Gagner
    Florida International University, Miami, Florida, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 8:663-70. 2012
  4. doi request reprint The Second International Consensus Summit for Sleeve Gastrectomy, March 19-21, 2009
    Michel Gagner
    Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Miami Beach, Florida 33140, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 5:476-85. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Laparoscopic revisional surgery after malabsorptive procedures in bariatric surgery, more specifically after duodenal switch
    Michel Gagner
    Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, Department of Surgery, Florida International University, Miami, FL, USA
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 20:344-7. 2010
  6. pmc Laparoscopic repair of left lumbar hernia after laparoscopic left nephrectomy
    Michel Gagner
    Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, Florida International University, Department of Surgery, Miami, Florida, PO Box 336 H, Scarsdale, NY 10583, USA
    JSLS 14:405-9. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Mortality after laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding: results from an anonymous questionnaire to ASBS members
    Michel Gagner
    Mount Sinai Medical Center, Florida International University, 4300 Alton Road, Miami Beach, FL 33140, USA
    Obes Surg 19:1657-63. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Causes of early mortality after laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding
    Michel Gagner
    Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Miami Beach, Florida 33140, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 206:664-9. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Laparoscopic Whipple procedure: review of the literature
    Michel Gagner
    Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai Medical Center, 4300 Alton Road, Miami Beach, FL 33140, USA
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Surg 16:726-30. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint A biodegradeable membrane from porcine intestinal submucosa to reinforce the gastrojejunostomy in laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: preliminary report
    S Kini
    Division of Laparoscopic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Obes Surg 11:469-73. 2001

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  1. ncbi request reprint Medicare and bariatric surgery
    John G Kral
    American Society for Bariatric Surgery, Gainesville, Florida 32607, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 1:35-63. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Survey on laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) at the Fourth International Consensus Summit on Sleeve Gastrectomy
    Michel Gagner
    Clinical Professor of Surgery, Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, Florida International University, Miami, FL, USA
    Obes Surg 23:2013-7. 2013
    ..LSG has been increasingly performed. Long-term follow-up is necessary...
  3. pmc Adding chemoprophylaxis to sequential compression might not reduce risk of venous thromboembolism in bariatric surgery patients
    Michel Gagner
    Florida International University, Miami, Florida, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 8:663-70. 2012
    ..We have demonstrated that even a large, multicenter cohort with carefully collected prospective data is inadequate to provide sufficient evidence to support, or refute, this recommendation...
  4. doi request reprint The Second International Consensus Summit for Sleeve Gastrectomy, March 19-21, 2009
    Michel Gagner
    Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Miami Beach, Florida 33140, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 5:476-85. 2009
    ..However, indications for SG have been increasing. Interaction among those performing this procedure is necessary, and the Second International Consensus Summit for SG (ICSSG) was held to evaluate techniques and results...
  5. doi request reprint Laparoscopic revisional surgery after malabsorptive procedures in bariatric surgery, more specifically after duodenal switch
    Michel Gagner
    Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, Department of Surgery, Florida International University, Miami, FL, USA
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 20:344-7. 2010
    ..Revisions after duodenal switch are usually around 5% and may involve performing a re-sleeve or an elongation of the common channel at the expense of the biliopancreatic limb...
  6. pmc Laparoscopic repair of left lumbar hernia after laparoscopic left nephrectomy
    Michel Gagner
    Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, Florida International University, Department of Surgery, Miami, Florida, PO Box 336 H, Scarsdale, NY 10583, USA
    JSLS 14:405-9. 2010
    ..A review of the literature on this infrequent operation is presented. Laparoscopic repair of lumbar hernias has all the advantages of laparoscopic ventral hernia repair...
  7. doi request reprint Mortality after laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding: results from an anonymous questionnaire to ASBS members
    Michel Gagner
    Mount Sinai Medical Center, Florida International University, 4300 Alton Road, Miami Beach, FL 33140, USA
    Obes Surg 19:1657-63. 2009
    ..05%) in the literature. The aim of the study was to probe the membership of the American Society for Bariatric Surgery (ASBS) to elucidate the incidence and possible causes of unreported operative and late mortality...
  8. doi request reprint Causes of early mortality after laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding
    Michel Gagner
    Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Miami Beach, Florida 33140, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 206:664-9. 2008
    ..LAGB is considered a safe and technically simple procedure, but it has many longterm complications, such as erosion, bleeding that requires reoperations, and sometimes even death of the patient...
  9. doi request reprint Laparoscopic Whipple procedure: review of the literature
    Michel Gagner
    Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai Medical Center, 4300 Alton Road, Miami Beach, FL 33140, USA
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Surg 16:726-30. 2009
    ..With new advances in technology and instrumentation, some sophisticated procedures are currently available, such as the Whipple procedure, one of the most sophisticated applications of minimally invasive surgery...
  10. ncbi request reprint A biodegradeable membrane from porcine intestinal submucosa to reinforce the gastrojejunostomy in laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: preliminary report
    S Kini
    Division of Laparoscopic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Obes Surg 11:469-73. 2001
    ..5)]. CONCLUSION: Application of SIS around the gastrojejunostomy in patients undergoing LRYGBP is feasible and safe. Further follow-up is required, however, to evaluate the effectiveness in preventing dilation of the anastomosis...
  11. ncbi request reprint Revision bariatric surgery: laparoscopic conversion of failed gastric bypass to biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch
    N Trelles
    Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Miami Beach, FL 33140, USA
    Minerva Chir 64:277-84. 2009
    ..This may result in lesser degrees of hypoproteinemia, commonly seen after distal gastric bypass...
  12. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic gastric bypass as a reoperative bariatric surgery for failed open restrictive procedures
    J de Csepel
    Division of Laparoscopic Surgery, Mount Sinai Medical Center, One Gustave L. Levy Place, 1103, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Surg Endosc 15:393-7. 2001
    ..Our initial experience suggests that laparoscopic gastric bypass is a safe and feasible reoperative bariatric procedure. Confirmation awaits a larger series of patients with follow-up data...
  13. ncbi request reprint Dual endoscopic-assisted endoluminal colostomy reversal: a feasibility study
    B P Jacob
    Division of Laparoscopic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 5 E 98th Street, 15th Floor, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Surg Endosc 18:433-9. 2004
    ..The purpose of this canine pilot study was to create a minimally invasive procedure that would reduce the time interval and morbidity involved with colostomy reversals after left colon end colostomies...
  14. ncbi request reprint Early experience with two-stage laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass as an alternative in the super-super obese patient
    J P Regan
    Division of Laparoscopic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1103, New York, NY, USA
    Obes Surg 13:861-4. 2003
    ..Current limited experience exists with a two-stage biliopancreatic diversion and duodenal switch in the supersuper obese patient, and we now present our early experience with a two-stage gastric bypass for these patients...
  15. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic thyroidectomy for solitary thyroid nodules
    M Gagner
    Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Thyroid 11:161-3. 2001
    ..Endoscopic thyroidectomy is a technically feasible and safe procedure that leads to an improved cosmetic result and a quicker recovery. Open completion thyroidectomy is recommended for thyroid carcinoma until more data are available...
  16. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic vs open gastrectomy. A retrospective review
    C D Reyes
    Department of Surgery, The Mount Sinai Medical Center, One Gustave L. Levy Place, New York, NY 10029-6574, USA
    Surg Endosc 15:928-31. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: The totally laparoscopic approach to partial gastrectomy is an excellent alternative to the more traditional open approach. It results in a more rapid return of intestinal function and a shorter hospital stay...
  17. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic hand-assisted spleen autotransplantation
    L Biertho
    Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai Hospital, 5 East, 98th Street, Box 1103, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Surg Endosc 18:1335-9. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the feasibility of a new technique for spleen transplantation: laparoscopic spleen autotransplantation in a large animal model...
  18. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic aortorenal bypass using a PTFE graft: survival study in the porcine model
    P Gentileschi
    Division of Laparoscopic Surgery, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, New York 10029, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 11:223-8. 2001
    ..The short-term effect of the bypass on kidney vascularization seems promising, as demonstrated by pathologic findings. Laparoscopic aortorenal bypass could extend the indications for renal revascularization surgery...
  19. ncbi request reprint Effect of standard vs extended Roux limb length on weight loss outcomes after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
    J J Feng
    Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai Medical Center, One Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1103, 5 East 98th Street, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
    Surg Endosc 17:1055-60. 2003
    ..Thirteen patients (eRYGB group) received 150-cm limbs. Postoperative weight loss was compared at 3 weeks, 3 months, 6 months, and 1 year...
  20. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic surgery for pancreatic tumors, an uptake
    L Milone
    Department of Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill College of Medicine of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    Minerva Chir 59:165-73. 2004
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  21. ncbi request reprint Comparison of laparoscopic and open gastrectomy for malignant disease
    K J Weber
    Department of Surgery, The Mount Sinai Medical Center, One Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
    Surg Endosc 17:968-71. 2003
    ..Laparoscopic techniques can follow oncologic principles and obtain adequate margins. Short-term follow-up evaluation shows no difference in survival rates between the two approaches...
  22. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic pancreatic resection: single-institution experience of 19 patients
    E J Patterson
    Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 193:281-7. 2001
    ..Laparoscopic pancreatic surgery resulted in shorter hospital stays and appears to be safe for benign diseases...
  23. ncbi request reprint The minimally invasive surgical suite enters the 21st century. A discussion of critical design elements
    D M Herron
    Division of Laparoscopic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai Medical Center, 1 Gustave L Levy Place, 1103, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Surg Endosc 15:415-22. 2001
    ..These design elements may prove to be critical to the next generation of minimally invasive surgical suites and will facilitate future advanced laparoscopic procedures...
  24. ncbi request reprint [Endoscopic thyroidectomy for solitary nodules]
    M Gagner
    Department of Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill College of Medicine of Cornell University and Columbia University, 525 East 68th Street, Box 294, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Ann Chir 128:696-701. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the feasibility and safety of endoscopic thyroidectomy...
  25. doi request reprint Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy for morbid obesity
    Jason Moy
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York Presbyterian Hospital, 525 E 68th St, Box 294, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Am J Surg 196:e56-9. 2008
    ..We describe our technique for LSG...
  26. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive endoscopic thyroidectomy by a cervical approach
    W B Inabnet
    Division of Laparoscopic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai Medical Center, 5 East 98th Street, Box 1259, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Surg Endosc 17:1808-11. 2003
    ..The purpose of this prospective review was to assess the feasibility and safety of endoscopic thyroidectomy by a cervical approach...
  27. ncbi request reprint The metabolic and immune response to laparoscopic versus open liver resection
    S E Burpee
    Department of Surgery, Division of Laparoscopic Surgery, Mount Sinai Medical Center, 1 Gustave Levy Place, New York, NY, USA
    Surg Endosc 16:899-904. 2002
    ..It is not known whether laparoscopic liver surgery will convey similar benefits...
  28. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic harvesting of small bowel graft for small bowel transplantation
    W W Kim
    Division of Laparoscopic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, P O Box 1103, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Surg Endosc 16:1786-9. 2002
    ..The results can be used to evaluate the potential for applying this technique in human cases...
  29. ncbi request reprint Syndrome of inappropriate secretion of antidiuretic hormone following laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair
    K J Weber
    Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai Medical Center, One Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1103, New York, NY, USA
    Surg Endosc 17:832. 2003
    ..However, SIADH after laparoscopic surgery is not well documented in the literature. We report a case of SIADH after laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair in an elderly woman...
  30. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch
    Michel Gagner
    Department of Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Joan and Stanford I Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 525 East 68th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 85:141-9, x-xi. 2005
    ..There is currently poor evidence regarding this effective due to small case series and early follow-up. Further research is needed to examine long-term efficacy, with a high priority given to randomized controlled trials...
  31. doi request reprint Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy for the super-super-obese (body mass index >60 kg/m(2))
    Michel Gagner
    Department of Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Surg Today 38:399-403. 2008
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  32. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy is superior to endoscopic intragastric balloon as a first stage procedure for super-obese patients (BMI > or =50)
    Luca Milone
    Department of Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill College of Medicine of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Obes Surg 15:612-7. 2005
    ..Thus, the aim of this study was to compare laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) and the BioEnterics intragastric balloon (BIB) as a first-stage procedure for effective initial weight loss before more definitive surgery...
  33. doi request reprint Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy: does bougie size affect mean %EWL? Short-term outcomes
    Manish Parikh
    Section of Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, Cornell University Weill College of Medicine, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 4:528-33. 2008
    ..The bougie size has varied by surgeon during LSG. The aim of this study was to determine whether short-term weight loss correlates with the bougie size used during creation of the sleeve...
  34. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding with duodenal switch for morbid obesity: technique and preliminary results
    Michel Gagner
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Department of Surgery, Division of Laparoscopic Surgery, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Obes Surg 13:444-9. 2003
    ..It replaced the sleeve gastrectomy in this study. The objective was to assess the feasibility and safety of this new laparoscopic treatment...
  35. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch
    John J Feng
    Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Semin Laparosc Surg 9:125-9. 2002
    ..The laparoscopic approach to this procedure has successfully created a surgical technique with optimum benefit and minimal morbidity, especially in the super obese patient...
  36. 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...
  37. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic conversion of failed gastric bypass to duodenal switch: technical considerations and preliminary outcomes
    Manish Parikh
    Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, Joan and Sanford I Weill College of Medicine of Cornell University, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 3:611-8. 2007
    ..This study reports on our early outcomes after laparoscopic conversion from RYGB to BPD-DS...
  38. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic hiatal hernia repair and repeat sleeve gastrectomy for gastroesophageal reflux disease after duodenal switch
    Manish Parikh
    Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, Joan and Sanford I Weill College of Medicine of Cornell University, New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 4:73-5. 2008
  39. ncbi request reprint New developments in gastric bypass procedures and physiological mechanisms
    Brian P Jacob
    Division of Laparoscopic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Surg Technol Int 11:119-26. 2003
    ..In addition, the many recent advances in methodology and pathophysiology are described in detail...
  40. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass in patients with BMI <50: a prospective randomized trial comparing short and long limb lengths
    William B Inabnet
    Department of Surgery, Section of Endocrine Surgery, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Obes Surg 15:51-7. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the effect of short and long limb lengths in patients with BMI<50...
  41. ncbi request reprint [Laparoscopic hepatectomy]
    L Biertho
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Department of Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, New York, NY, USA
    Ann Chir 127:164-70. 2002
    ..To report the current indications and techniques of laparoscopic liver resections, and assess the results of this technique by reviewing international literature...
  42. ncbi request reprint Comparative evaluation of gastrointestinal transit and immune response between laparoscopic and open gastrectomy in a porcine model
    Kazuki Ueda
    Division of Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York Presbyterian Hospital, NY 10021, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 10:39-45. 2006
    ..Adhesion formation was significantly less in the lap group. We concluded that laparoscopic gastrectomy resulted in faster bowel recovery and less immune suppression...
  43. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic bariatric surgery can be safe for treatment of morbid obesity in patients older than 60 years
    David Hazzan
    Division of Laparoscopic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 2:613-6. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to quantify the perioperative morbidity and mortality of older patients undergoing laparoscopic bariatric procedures at our institution...
  44. ncbi request reprint Sleeve gastrectomy with wrapping using polytetrafluoroethylene to prevent gastric enlargement in a porcine model
    Kazuki Ueda
    Department of Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 4:84-90. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to prevent gastric dilation after sleeve gastrectomy. We designed a sleeve gastrectomy with wrapping using polytetrafluoroethylene dual mesh...
  45. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic gastric bypass versus laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding: a comparative study of 1,200 cases
    Laurent Biertho
    The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Department of Surgery, Division of Minimally Invasive Surgery, New York, NY, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 197:536-44; discussion 544-5. 2003
    ..The recent availability of gastric bandings in the United States made it necessary to compare the two techniques...
  46. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic liver resection: benefits and controversies
    Michel Gagner
    Department of Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill College of Medicine, 525 East 68th Street at New York Avenue, Box 294, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 84:451-62. 2004
    ..This highly advanced laparoscopic surgery requires experience and the availability of technologies for safe dissection of liver parenchyma...
  47. ncbi request reprint Decreased bleeding after laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy with or without duodenal switch for morbid obesity using a stapled buttressed absorbable polymer membrane
    Esther C J Consten
    Department of Surgery, Weill New York Presbyterian Hospital, College of Medicine of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Obes Surg 14:1360-6. 2004
    ..Complications from this gastric procedure include staple-line leakage or hemorrhage. The efficacy of a staple-line buttressing material, an absorbable polymer membrane (Seamguard, Gore), in reducing these complications, was investigated...
  48. ncbi request reprint Presentation and management of common post-weight loss surgery problems in the emergency department
    Eric D Edwards
    Department of Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 47:160-6. 2006
    ..To ensure timely diagnosis and optimal care, clinicians should be familiar with the standard weight loss approaches and the potential complications of these interventions...
  49. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic approach for carotid artery surgery
    F Rubino
    Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Surg Endosc 16:789-94. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the feasibility of an endoscopic approach for carotid artery surgery in a large animal model...
  50. ncbi request reprint Comparison of laparoscopic skills performance between standard instruments and two surgical robotic systems
    G F Dakin
    Division of Laparoscopic Surgery, Department of Surgery, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Box 1103, 5 East 98th Street, 15th Floor, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Surg Endosc 17:574-9. 2003
    ..Our objective was to compare the performance of laparoscopic tasks by surgeons using standard laparoscopic instruments and two surgical robotic systems...
  51. ncbi request reprint The procedure of mesh wrapping the gastric pouch in cadaver study
    Ke Gong
    Department of Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    Surg Endosc 21:2244-7. 2007
    ..As a result, the gastric pouch, gastrojejunal anastomosis and the stump of the jejunum are all totally wrapped within the mesh. It may be effective in the prevention of dilatation...
  52. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic left adrenalectomy during Roux-en-Y gastric bypass using a supragastric approach
    Sergio Jose Bardaro
    Department of Surgery, Laparoscopic Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill College of Medicine of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    Obes Surg 16:919-23. 2006
    ..A supragastric approach should be considered when planning a simultaneous gastric bypass and left adrenalectomy...
  53. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic reversal of biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch
    Taghreed Almahmeed
    Department of Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell College of Medicine, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 2:468-71. 2006
  54. ncbi request reprint Perioperative outcome of laparoscopic left lateral liver resection is improved by using staple line reinforcement technique: a case report
    Esther C J Consten
    Department of Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill College of Medicine of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 9:360-4. 2005
    ..Pathology results showed a cavernous hemangioma of 4.5 cm in diameter. Staple line reinforcement with the absorbable polymer membrane has the potential to decrease staple line hemorrhage and bile leakage...
  55. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic vs. open biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch: a comparative study
    Won Woo Kim
    Division of Laparoscopic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 7:552-7. 2003
    ..However, both open and laparoscopic BPD-DS procedures are associated with appreciable morbidity and mortality in the superobese population. Additional studies are needed to determine the best surgical treatment for superobesity...
  56. ncbi request reprint Intraluminal migration of bovine pericardial strips used to reinforce the gastric staple-line in laparoscopic bariatric surgery
    Esther C J Consten
    New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill College of Medicine of Cornell University, Department of Surgery, New York, NY, USA
    Obes Surg 14:549-54. 2004
    ..This represents the first report of such migration. Indications, benefits, complications and risks of using bovine pericardium to reinforce gastric staple-lines in laparoscopic bariatric surgery are discussed...
  57. doi request reprint The first decade of a laparoscopic donor nephrectomy program: effect of surgeon and institution experience with 512 cases from 1996 to 2006
    Edward H Chin
    Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 209:106-13. 2009
    ..The learning curves for both surgeons and institutions with LDN have not been well delineated, and longterm donor data are not well reported...
  58. 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...
  59. doi request reprint Bioimpedance for severe obesity: comparing research methods for total body water and resting energy expenditure
    Gladys W Strain
    Department of Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:1953-6. 2008
    ..Research methods such as deuterium (D(2)O) dilution and metabolic carts are problematic in the clinical setting. We compared bioimpedance analysis (BIA) predicted (Tanita TBF-310) and measured TBW and REE...
  60. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic pancreatic surgery for islet cell tumors of the pancreas
    Ahmad Assalia
    Department of Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York Presbyterian Hospital, 525 E 68th Street, Box 294, New York, NY 10021, USA
    World J Surg 28:1239-47. 2004
    ..In cases of distal pancreatectomy, splenic salvage, preferably with preservation of splenic vessels, is feasible albeit more demanding and can be achieved in most cases...
  61. ncbi request reprint Taking posterior rectus sheath laparoscopically to reinforce the gastrojejunostomy in laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
    Won Woo Kim
    Division of Laparoscopic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Obes Surg 13:258-62. 2003
    ..Therefore, a prosthetic material and bio-membranes have been used to prevent dilatation. In this study, we used posterior rectus sheath by laparoscopy, to evaluate feasibility and safety of the procedure...
  62. doi request reprint Laparoscopic splenectomy for massive splenomegaly: technical aspects of initial ligation of splenic artery and extraction without hand-assisted technique
    Nelson Trelles
    Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Miami Beach, Florida 33140, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 18:391-5. 2008
    ..The patient tolerated the procedure well and was discharged home on the fourth postoperative day in stable condition. Discussed in this paper is the safety and feasibility of the minimally invasive approach in massive splenomegaly...
  63. ncbi request reprint Hand-assisted laparoscopic donor hepatectomy for living related transplantation in the porcine model
    Marina S Kurian
    Division of Laparoscopic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 5 East 98th Street, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 12:232-7. 2002
    ..The resected liver had minimal warm ischemia time and microscopic changes, which led us to believe that the organ was suitable for transplantation. We believe that this long-term study establishes the feasibility of this procedure...
  64. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic splenectomy: a selected retrospective review
    Alfons Pomp
    Department of Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 15:139-43. 2005
    ..Laparoscopic splenectomy permits an appropriate abdominal exploration and is associated with a short hospital stay. It is the procedure of choice for most indications for splenectomy...
  65. doi request reprint Cost comparison of reusable and single-use ultrasonic shears for laparoscopic bariatric surgery
    Elliot Yung
    Department of Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill College of Medicine of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Obes Surg 20:512-8. 2010
    ..The costs of medical care continue to increase, yet the amount of evidence-based information on cost differences in reusable and single-use equipment is scarce...
  66. pmc Topical treatment with oxaliplatin for the prevention of port-site metastases in laparoscopic surgery for colorectal cancer
    Yun Sheng Tai
    Department of Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell College of Medicine, New York, New York 10021, USA
    JSLS 10:160-5. 2006
    ..This study evaluates the effect of topical application of oxaliplatin on the development of port-site metastases in an experimental murine model...
  67. ncbi request reprint Histologic studies of the bypassed stomach after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass in a porcine model
    Paolo Gentileschi
    Department of Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill College of Medicine of Cornell University, NY 10021, USA
    Obes Surg 16:886-90. 2006
    ..However, the long-term effects in the bypassed segments are unknown. The aim of this study is to evaluate gastrin and histologic changes in bypassed segments after LRYGBP...
  68. doi request reprint The First International Consensus Summit for Sleeve Gastrectomy (SG), New York City, October 25-27, 2007
    Mervyn Deitel
    Obesity Surgery, 39 Bassano Rd, Toronto, ON M2N 2J9, Canada
    Obes Surg 18:487-96. 2008
    ..A second-stage bariatric operation may be performed if necessary, with increased safety. Long-term results of LSG and further networking are anxiously awaited...
  69. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic revision of gastrogastric stricture with a transoral circular stapler
    Manish Parikh
    Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgery, Joan and Sanford I Weill College of Medicine of Cornell University, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York, USA
    Surg Innov 14:225-30. 2007
    ..We discuss a laparoscopic method of safely revising an anastomotic stricture with a circular stapler...
  70. ncbi request reprint Weight loss and plasma ghrelin levels
    Francesco Rubino
    N Engl J Med 347:1379-81; author reply 1379-81. 2002
  71. ncbi request reprint Virtual gastroduodenoscopy: a new look at the bypassed stomach and duodenum after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass for morbid obesity
    Gianfranco Silecchia
    Dipartimento di Chirurgia P Stefanini, Policlinico Umberto I, Universita degli Studi La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Obes Surg 12:39-48. 2002
    ..Apart from percutaneous gastrografin studies, all these techniques require the insertion of a gastrostomy tube in the distal stomach...
  72. ncbi request reprint Conversion to a laparoscopic biliopancreatic diversion with a duodenal switch for failed laparoscopic adjustable silicone gastric banding
    John de Csepel
    Division of Laparoscopic Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 12:237-40. 2002
    ..It is anticipated that many of these patients will require revision in the next few years. The procedure of choice for such a revision is unknown...
  73. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic reoperative bariatric surgery: experience from 27 consecutive patients
    Michel Gagner
    Division of Laparoscopic Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Obes Surg 12:254-60. 2002
    ..Reoperation is associated with a higher morbidity and has traditionally been done in open fashion. The purpose of this study was to determine the safety and efficacy of reoperative surgery using a laparoscopic approach...
  74. ncbi request reprint Revisional bariatric surgery for inadequate weight loss
    Andrew A Gumbs
    New York Presbyterian Hospital, Division of Laparoscopy and Department of Surgery, Weill Cornell College of Medicine, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Obes Surg 17:1137-45. 2007
    ..In the super-obese, we leave the band in place or convert to a DS with band removal. In patients with failed RYGBP, we convert our patients to DS, but placement of an AGB may be an acceptable option...
  75. ncbi request reprint Current status of the laparoscopic approach to liver resection
    Tomasz Rogula
    Minimal Access Surgery Center, Weill Comell College of Medicine, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Long Term Eff Med Implants 14:23-31. 2004
    ..CONCLUSION: Laparoscopic liver resection is feasible, with acceptable morbidity and mortality. Results should be confirmed in further prospective studies, especially for resection of malignant tumors...
  76. ncbi request reprint Roux-en-Y gastric bypass after previous unsuccessful gastric restrictive surgery
    Michel Gagner
    J Gastrointest Surg 7:429; author reply 429-30. 2003
  77. ncbi request reprint Staple-line reinforcement techniques with different buttressing materials used for laparoscopic gastrointestinal surgery: a new strategy to diminish perioperative complications
    Esther C J Consten
    Meander Medical Center Teaching Hospital, Affiliated to the University Medical Center of Utrecht, Amersfoort, The Netherlands
    Surg Technol Int 13:59-63. 2004
    ..To decrease anastomotic complications, using an absorbable polymer membrane as staple-line reinforcement material is reliable and efficacious...
  78. pmc Palliative laparoscopic hepatico- and gastrojejunostomy for advanced pancreatic cancer
    Paolo Gentileschi
    Division of Laparoscopic Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    JSLS 6:331-8. 2002
    ..In this article, we describe our technique of laparoscopic hepatico-jejunostomy and gastrojejunostomy. We also discuss current evidence on the indications for these procedures in patients with unresectable pancreatic cancer...
  79. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic gastric bypass with silicone band in a pig model: prevention of anastomotic dilatation -- feasibility study
    David Nocca
    Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, USA
    Obes Surg 15:523-7. 2005
    ..Gastric bypass (GBP) can provide adequate weight loss, but after some years, dilatation of the gastric pouch and outlet may lead to weight regain by allowing the patient to increase food intake...
  80. ncbi request reprint Comparison between open hand-sewn, laparoscopic stapled and laparoscopic computer-mediated, circular stapled gastro-jejunostomies in Roux-en-Y gastric bypass in the porcine model
    Anne Waage
    Department of Surgery, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Obes Surg 15:782-7. 2005
    ..In this porcine survival model, we compared laparoscopic computer-mediated flexible circular stapled (SurgASSIST) gastro-jejunostomies in Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGBP) to open hand-sewn (HS) and laparoscopic end-to-end (EEA) anastomosis...
  81. ncbi request reprint Is collagen a good banding material for outlet control of vertical gastroplasty? Preliminary study in pigs
    David Nocca
    Digestive Surgery Center, Montpellier Hospital, France, and Weill College of Medicine of Cornell University, New York, USA
    Obes Surg 16:39-44. 2006
    ..This study assessed, in a porcine model, the histological reaction of the gastric wall following apposition of a band of porcine collagen (Pelvicol, Bard)...
  82. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic closure of the Petersen mesenteric defect
    Melissa H Coleman
    Division of Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Obes Surg 16:770-2. 2006
    ..The method has been used successfully to reduce the incidence of internal herniation after laparoscopic RYGBP...
  83. ncbi request reprint Complications of laparoscopic biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch
    Nikhilesh Sekhar
    Division of Laparoscopic Surgery Department of Surgery The Mount Sinai Medical Center New York, New York, USA
    Curr Surg 60:279-80; discussion 280-1. 2003
  84. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic adrenalectomy
    Andrew A Gumbs
    New York Presbyterian Hospital, Division of Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgery and Department of Surgery, Joan and Sanford I Weill Medical College of Cornell University, PO Box 294, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Best Pract Res Clin Endocrinol Metab 20:483-99. 2006
    ..A thorough pre-operative work-up is key for differentiating the various cases of hypertension and adequate pre-operative treatment is paramount when indicated...
  85. ncbi request reprint Comparison of effects of gastric bypass and biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch on weight loss and body composition 1-2 years after surgery
    Gladys Witt Strain
    Weill College of Medicine of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 3:31-6. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether these procedures had differential effects on weight loss and body composition...
  86. ncbi request reprint Staple-line reinforcement with bovine pericardium in laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy: experimental comparative study in pigs
    Ahmad Assalia
    Department of Surgery B, Rambam Health Care Campus, Haifa, Israel
    Obes Surg 17:222-8. 2007
    ..We studied the usefulness of Bovine Pericardial strips (BPS) as a buttress in the prevention of complications from the gastric staple-line in laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG)...
  87. ncbi request reprint Sleeve gastrectomy for morbid obesity
    Andrew A Gumbs
    New York Presbyterian Hospital, Division of Laparoscopy, NY, USA
    Obes Surg 17:962-9. 2007
    ..SG should be in the armamentarium of all bariatric surgeons. Nonetheless, long-term studies are necessary to see if it is a durable procedure in the treatment of morbid obesity...
  88. ncbi request reprint Routine cholecystectomy during laparoscopic biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch is not necessary
    Sergio Jose Bardaro
    New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 3:549-53. 2007
    ..We have considered elective cholecystectomy only if gallbladder disease were present. The aim of this study was to assess the need for cholecystectomy in the postoperative period in such patients...
  89. pmc Potential of surgery for curing type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Francesco Rubino
    IRCAD European Institute of Telesurgery, Strasbourg, France
    Ann Surg 236:554-9. 2002
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  90. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic reoperative sleeve gastrectomy for poor weight loss after biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch
    Michel Gagner
    Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Obes Surg 13:649-54. 2003
    ..Her second surgery consisted of a laparoscopic sleeve partial gastrectomy along the greater curvature using endo GIA staplers with bovine pericardium for reinforcement of the stapler line...