R A Weiner

Summary

Affiliation: Krankenhaus Sachsenhausen
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch: three different duodeno-ileal anastomotic techniques and initial experience
    R A Weiner
    Department of Surgery, Krankenhaus Sachenhausen, Schulstrasse 31, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Obes Surg 14:334-40. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint [Gastric banding: surgical and technical aspects]
    R A Weiner
    Chirurgische Klinik, Visceralchirurgie, Krankenhaus Sachsenhausen, Frankfurt a M
    Chirurg 76:678-88. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Antidiabetic efficacy of obesity surgery in Germany: A quality assurance nationwide survey
    Rudolf Weiner
    Surgery Department, Sachsenhausen Hospital, Frankfurt am Main, Germany Electronic address
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 10:322-7. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Early post-operative complications: incidence, management, and impact on length of hospital stay. A retrospective comparison between laparoscopic gastric bypass and sleeve gastrectomy
    Rudolf A Weiner
    Surgery Department, Sachsenhausen Hospital, Krankenhaus Sachsenhausen Schulstr 31, 60594, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Obes Surg 23:2004-12. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Failure of laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy--further procedure?
    Rudolf A Weiner
    Department of Surgery, Krankenhaus Sachsenhausen, Frankfurt M, Germany
    Obes Facts 4:42-6. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Surgical treatment of non-alcoholic steatohepatitis and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
    R A Weiner
    Department of Surgery, Krankenhaus Sachsenhausen, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Dig Dis 28:274-9. 2010
  7. doi request reprint [Indications and principles of metabolic surgery]
    R A Weiner
    Chirurgische Klinik des Krankenhauses Sachsenhausen, Schulstrasse 31, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Chirurg 81:379-94; quiz 395. 2010
  8. doi request reprint [Obesity - principles of surgical therapy]
    R A Weiner
    Chirurgische Klinik, Krankenhaus Sachsenhausen, Schulstrasse 31, 60594 Frankfurt am Main, Deutschland
    Chirurg 79:826-8, 830-6. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy--influence of sleeve size and resected gastric volume
    Rudolf A Weiner
    Center for Minimal Invasive Surgery, Department of General and Bariatric Surgery, Krankenhaus Sachsenhausen, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Obes Surg 17:1297-305. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Early results with a new telemetrically adjustable gastric banding
    Rudolf A Weiner
    Krankenhaus Sachsenhausen, Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, Section Bariatric Surgery, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Obes Surg 17:717-21. 2007

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch: three different duodeno-ileal anastomotic techniques and initial experience
    R A Weiner
    Department of Surgery, Krankenhaus Sachenhausen, Schulstrasse 31, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Obes Surg 14:334-40. 2004
    ..Absence of dumping syndrome leads to a high quality of life in these patients. The complexity of the laparoscopic BPD-DS is high, and the technical aspects of the duodeno-ileostomy are still under consideration...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Gastric banding: surgical and technical aspects]
    R A Weiner
    Chirurgische Klinik, Visceralchirurgie, Krankenhaus Sachsenhausen, Frankfurt a M
    Chirurg 76:678-88. 2005
    ..The bands should be placed above the bursa omentalis. Different types of bands are available. Band fixation by suturing with nonabsorbable stitches prevents slippage. The port system also must be fixated by nonabsorbable sutures...
  3. doi request reprint Antidiabetic efficacy of obesity surgery in Germany: A quality assurance nationwide survey
    Rudolf Weiner
    Surgery Department, Sachsenhausen Hospital, Frankfurt am Main, Germany Electronic address
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 10:322-7. 2014
    ..Obesity and diabetes usually co-exist. Obesity surgery seems to offer solutions for both. The objective of this study was to show the effect of obesity surgery on the diabetic profile...
  4. doi request reprint Early post-operative complications: incidence, management, and impact on length of hospital stay. A retrospective comparison between laparoscopic gastric bypass and sleeve gastrectomy
    Rudolf A Weiner
    Surgery Department, Sachsenhausen Hospital, Krankenhaus Sachsenhausen Schulstr 31, 60594, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Obes Surg 23:2004-12. 2013
    ..Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (LRYGB) and laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) are the most common obesity surgeries. Their early complications may prolong hospital stay (HS)...
  5. doi request reprint Failure of laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy--further procedure?
    Rudolf A Weiner
    Department of Surgery, Krankenhaus Sachsenhausen, Frankfurt M, Germany
    Obes Facts 4:42-6. 2011
    ..It is considered a safe procedure with sporadic complications. This publication aims to describe failures of LSG in terms of ineffective weight loss or early weight regain, and analyze secondary treatment options...
  6. doi request reprint Surgical treatment of non-alcoholic steatohepatitis and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
    R A Weiner
    Department of Surgery, Krankenhaus Sachsenhausen, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Dig Dis 28:274-9. 2010
    ..Both have been increasingly implicated in the genesis of hepatic fibrosis and cirrhosis. However, no consensus exists about whether weight reduction may reverse this process...
  7. doi request reprint [Indications and principles of metabolic surgery]
    R A Weiner
    Chirurgische Klinik des Krankenhauses Sachsenhausen, Schulstrasse 31, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Chirurg 81:379-94; quiz 395. 2010
    ..This has led to a new concept that metabolic surgery may also be appropriate for diabetic individuals who are of normal weight or only slightly overweight...
  8. doi request reprint [Obesity - principles of surgical therapy]
    R A Weiner
    Chirurgische Klinik, Krankenhaus Sachsenhausen, Schulstrasse 31, 60594 Frankfurt am Main, Deutschland
    Chirurg 79:826-8, 830-6. 2008
    ..Surgery for severe obesity goes far beyond weight loss; benefits include improved quality of life and extended life expectancy...
  9. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy--influence of sleeve size and resected gastric volume
    Rudolf A Weiner
    Center for Minimal Invasive Surgery, Department of General and Bariatric Surgery, Krankenhaus Sachsenhausen, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Obes Surg 17:1297-305. 2007
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  10. ncbi request reprint Early results with a new telemetrically adjustable gastric banding
    Rudolf A Weiner
    Krankenhaus Sachsenhausen, Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, Section Bariatric Surgery, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Obes Surg 17:717-21. 2007
    ..To reduce and manage these issues, a new type of gastric band has been developed which uses telemetric technology to eliminate the use of hydraulic ports and simplify the overall gastric band adjustment procedure...
  11. ncbi request reprint Outcome after laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding - 8 years experience
    R Weiner
    Krankhenhaus Sachsenhausen, Frankfurt Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, Section of Bariatric Surgery, Germany
    Obes Surg 13:427-34. 2003
    ..The outcome of the first 100 patients and the total number of 984 LAGB procedures were evaluated...
  12. ncbi request reprint Outcome after laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding, using the Lap-Band and the Heliogast band: a prospective randomized study
    R Blanco-Engert
    Division of Surgery, Rotes Kreuz Krankenhaus, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Obes Surg 13:776-9. 2003
    ..A study was performed to assess the usefulness and efficacy of a new type of band (Heliogast) for laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding (LAGB) for the treatment of morbid obesity, compared with the Lap-Band...
  13. ncbi request reprint [Indications, technique and results of laparoscopic gastric bypass operation]
    R A Weiner
    MIC Zentrum Frankfurt, Krankenhaus Sachsenhausen, Schulstrasse 31, 60594 Frankfurt am Main
    Kongressbd Dtsch Ges Chir Kongr 119:210-5. 2002
    ..Laparoscopic Roux en-Y-Gastric Bypass (RYGB) has been performed in our initial series in 50 patients...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Acute appendicitis--laparoscopic appendectomy--indications and outcomes]
    R A Weiner
    MIC Zentrum Frankfurt, Krankenhaus Sachsenhausen, Schulstrasse 31, 60594 Frankfurt am Main
    Kongressbd Dtsch Ges Chir Kongr 119:204-9. 2002
    ..Laparoscopic surgery has been proposed to have diagnostic and therapeutic advantages over conventional surgery...
  15. doi request reprint Obesity and metabolic surgery in type 1 diabetes mellitus
    Heike Raab
    Krankenhaus Sachsenhausen, Chirurgische Klinik, Schulstrasse 31, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Nutr Hosp 28:31-4. 2013
    ..This type of diabetes can be completely resolved in 78.1% of diabetic patients and can be improved or resolved in 86.6% of diabetic patients. But little is known about bariatric surgery in type 1 diabetes mellitus...
  16. ncbi request reprint Combination of laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding and gastric bypass: current situation and future prospects -- routine use not advised
    J W M Greve
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Obes Surg 14:683-9. 2004
    ..Based on the results and the opinion of the surgeons experienced in this technique, it is concluded that the combination of gastric bypass with an adjustable gastric band to form the pouch is not recommended...