Ruben Schouten

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Is there a relation between number of adjustments and results after gastric banding?
    Ruben Schouten
    Bariatric Centre Lievensberg Hospital, Bergen op Zoom, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 9:908-12. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors of urinary incontinence and bladder retention in gastric bypass surgery: a cross-sectional study
    R Schouten
    Bariatric Centre Lievensberg Hospital, Boerhaaveplein 7, 4624 VT, Bergen op Zoom, The Netherlands
    Obes Surg 23:760-3. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic sleeve resection of a recurrent gastric cascade: a case report
    Ruben Schouten
    Department of General Surgery, University Hospital Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 17:307-10. 2007
  4. pmc Influence of reoperations on long-term quality of life after restrictive procedures: a prospective study
    Ruben Schouten
    Department of Surgery, Atrium Medical Centre Parkstad, P O Box 4446, 6401, CX, Heerlen, The Netherlands
    Obes Surg 21:871-9. 2011
  5. pmc Long-term results of bariatric restrictive procedures: a prospective study
    Ruben Schouten
    Department of Surgery, Atrium Medical Centre, Heerlen, The Netherlands
    Obes Surg 20:1617-26. 2010
  6. doi request reprint A multicenter, randomized efficacy study of the EndoBarrier Gastrointestinal Liner for presurgical weight loss prior to bariatric surgery
    Ruben Schouten
    Department of Surgery, Atrium Medical Centre Parkstad, Heerlen, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg 251:236-43. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Salvage banding for failed Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
    Guy H E J Vijgen
    Department of General Surgery, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 8:803-8. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Roux-en-Y gastric bypass as revisional procedure after gastric banding: leaving the band in place
    Berry Meesters
    Department of Surgery, Atrium Medisch Centrum Parkstad, Heerlen, The Netherlands
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 8:717-22. 2012
  9. pmc Conversion of vertical banded gastroplasty to Roux-en-Y gastric bypass results in restoration of the positive effect on weight loss and co-morbidities: evaluation of 101 patients
    Ruben Schouten
    Department of General Surgery, University Hospital Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Obes Surg 17:622-30. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint [EndoBarrier for counteracting obesity and metabolic syndrome]
    Froukje J Verdam
    Maastricht Universitair Medisch Centrum, afd Chirurgie, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 156:A3844. 2012

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Publications11

  1. doi request reprint Is there a relation between number of adjustments and results after gastric banding?
    Ruben Schouten
    Bariatric Centre Lievensberg Hospital, Bergen op Zoom, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 9:908-12. 2013
    ..However, it is unknown if this is purely because of a lack of band adjustments. The aim of this study was to study the relation between number of adjustments and results...
  2. doi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors of urinary incontinence and bladder retention in gastric bypass surgery: a cross-sectional study
    R Schouten
    Bariatric Centre Lievensberg Hospital, Boerhaaveplein 7, 4624 VT, Bergen op Zoom, The Netherlands
    Obes Surg 23:760-3. 2013
    ..Preoperative risk factors for developing this kind of complications could not be identified...
  3. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic sleeve resection of a recurrent gastric cascade: a case report
    Ruben Schouten
    Department of General Surgery, University Hospital Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 17:307-10. 2007
    ..In this paper, we summarize the literature findings on gastric cascade and report on a new treatment option: the laparoscopic gastric sleeve resection...
  4. pmc Influence of reoperations on long-term quality of life after restrictive procedures: a prospective study
    Ruben Schouten
    Department of Surgery, Atrium Medical Centre Parkstad, P O Box 4446, 6401, CX, Heerlen, The Netherlands
    Obes Surg 21:871-9. 2011
    ..Postoperative quality of life is mainly dependent on weight loss and decrease in comorbidities and not on the type of procedure or surgical complications...
  5. pmc Long-term results of bariatric restrictive procedures: a prospective study
    Ruben Schouten
    Department of Surgery, Atrium Medical Centre, Heerlen, The Netherlands
    Obes Surg 20:1617-26. 2010
    ..Results of the re-operations are good with sustained weight loss and reduction in comorbidities. However, in order to achieve these results, a durable and complete follow-up after restrictive procedures is imperative...
  6. doi request reprint A multicenter, randomized efficacy study of the EndoBarrier Gastrointestinal Liner for presurgical weight loss prior to bariatric surgery
    Ruben Schouten
    Department of Surgery, Atrium Medical Centre Parkstad, Heerlen, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg 251:236-43. 2010
    ..The endoscopically placed duodenal-jejunal bypass sleeve or EndoBarrier Gastrointestinal Liner has been designed to achieve weight loss in morbidly obese patients. We report on the first European experience with this device...
  7. doi request reprint Salvage banding for failed Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
    Guy H E J Vijgen
    Department of General Surgery, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 8:803-8. 2012
    ..The objective of this literature review is to provide an overview of the studies that report the effect of salvage banding after failed RYGB...
  8. doi request reprint Roux-en-Y gastric bypass as revisional procedure after gastric banding: leaving the band in place
    Berry Meesters
    Department of Surgery, Atrium Medisch Centrum Parkstad, Heerlen, The Netherlands
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 8:717-22. 2012
    ..The band was kept in place. Our objective was to evaluate the safety and short-term effectiveness of RYGB after failed LAGB, without removing the band. The setting was a large teaching hospital in Heerlen, The Netherlands...
  9. pmc Conversion of vertical banded gastroplasty to Roux-en-Y gastric bypass results in restoration of the positive effect on weight loss and co-morbidities: evaluation of 101 patients
    Ruben Schouten
    Department of General Surgery, University Hospital Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Obes Surg 17:622-30. 2007
    ..However, the re-operation rate after this operation is high. In the case of VBG failure, a conversion to Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGBP) is an option. A study was undertaken to evaluate the results of the conversion from VBG to RYGBP...
  10. ncbi request reprint [EndoBarrier for counteracting obesity and metabolic syndrome]
    Froukje J Verdam
    Maastricht Universitair Medisch Centrum, afd Chirurgie, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 156:A3844. 2012
    ..Concomitant positive effects on cardiovascular risk factors including diabetes type 2 were observed. A multicentre trial is currently being executed in order to unravel the mechanism behind these effects...
  11. pmc An update on less invasive and endoscopic techniques mimicking the effect of bariatric surgery
    Froukje J Verdam
    Department of General Surgery, Maastricht University Medical Centre, P O Box 5800, 6202 AZ Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Obes 2012:597871. 2012
    ..The aim of this paper is to discuss the safety, efficacy, complications, reversibility, and long-term results of these latest developments in the treatment of obesity...