- Influence of vagal nerve stimulation on food intake and body weight--results of experimental studiesJ Sobocki
3rd Department of General Surgery, Jagiellonian University, Medical College, Cracow, Poland
J Physiol Pharmacol 56:27-33. 2005..All of them are consistent and show significant decrease in body mass during vagal stimulation. Due to promising results of experimental studies, clinical trials are expected in the near future...
- Does vagal nerve stimulation affect body composition and metabolism? Experimental study of a new potential technique in bariatric surgeryJacek Sobocki
Department of Digestive Surgery, CHU Rangueil, University Paul Sabatier, Toulouse, France
Surgery 139:209-16. 2006..It has been shown that vagal nerve stimulation (VNS) can affect body mass. The aim of this study was to evaluate effect of VNS on body mass, body composition, metabolic rate, and plasma leptin and IGF-I levels...
- Effects of vagal pacing on food intake and body mass in pigsAndrzej Matyja
I Katedra Chriurgii,
Folia Med Cracov 45:55-62. 2004..05) mostly at cost of tachygastria 62.3 +/- 15 vs. 35.4 +/- 16% of the recording time. CONCLUSION: MC vagal pacing mostly decreased body weight being without significant influence on food intake causing gastric dysrhythmia...
- Gastric stimulation is effective in reversing vasopressin induced gastroparesisLukasz Nowak
Folia Med Cracov 45:71-9. 2004..The most effective in reversing VP induced functional gastroparesis is high frequency current applied in timing of the natural slow wave...