Michel Suter

Summary

Affiliation: Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Impact of bariatric surgery on health and quality life of obese patients]
    M Suter
    Service de Chirurgie Viscerale, CHUV, 1011 Lausanne
    Rev Med Suisse 1:837-40. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Preoperative upper gastrointestinal testing can help predicting long-term outcome after gastric banding for morbid obesity
    Michel Suter
    Department of Surgery, Hopital du Chablais, Aigle Monthey, 1860 Aigle, Switzerland
    Obes Surg 18:578-82. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint [Bariatric surgery in 2013: principles, advantages and disadvantages of the available procedures]
    Michel Suter
    Service de Chirurgie, Hopital du Chablais, 1860 Aigle
    Rev Med Suisse 9:658, 660-3. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric bypass after failed vertical banded gastroplasty: a multicenter experience with 203 patients
    M Suter
    Department of Surgery, Hopital du Chablais, 1860, Aigle Monthey, Switzerland
    Obes Surg 22:1554-61. 2012
  5. pmc Laparoscopic gastric banding: a prospective, randomized study comparing the Lapband and the SAGB: early results
    Michel Suter
    Department of Surgery, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Ann Surg 241:55-62. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Gastric banding interferes with esophageal motility and gastroesophageal reflux
    Michel Suter
    Department of Surgery, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Arch Surg 140:639-43. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint A new questionnaire for quick assessment of food tolerance after bariatric surgery
    Michel Suter
    Department of Surgery, Hopital du Chablais, Aigle Monthey, Switzerland
    Obes Surg 17:2-8. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint [Surgical options for obesity: results and complications]
    M Suter
    Service de Chirurgie Viscerale, CHUV, 1011 Lausanne
    Rev Med Suisse 1:832-6. 2005
  9. doi request reprint Results of Roux-en-Y gastric bypass in morbidly obese vs superobese patients: similar body weight loss, correction of comorbidities, and improvement of quality of life
    Michel Suter
    Department of Surgery, Hopital du Chablais, 1860 Aigle Monthey, Switzerland
    Arch Surg 144:312-8; discussion 318. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Improved surgical technique for laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass reduces complications at the gastrojejunostomy
    Michel Suter
    Department of Surgery, Hopital du Chablais, 1860 Aigle Monthey, Switzerland
    Obes Surg 20:841-5. 2010

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  1. ncbi request reprint [Impact of bariatric surgery on health and quality life of obese patients]
    M Suter
    Service de Chirurgie Viscerale, CHUV, 1011 Lausanne
    Rev Med Suisse 1:837-40. 2005
    ..The preoperative evaluation and the long term follow-up by a skilled team are essential to reduce potential complications, especially on the nutritional field and the risks of recovered weight linked to binge eating disorders...
  2. doi request reprint Preoperative upper gastrointestinal testing can help predicting long-term outcome after gastric banding for morbid obesity
    Michel Suter
    Department of Surgery, Hopital du Chablais, Aigle Monthey, 1860 Aigle, Switzerland
    Obes Surg 18:578-82. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate if the results of extensive preoperative upper GI testing were correlated with long-term outcome and complications after GB...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Bariatric surgery in 2013: principles, advantages and disadvantages of the available procedures]
    Michel Suter
    Service de Chirurgie, Hopital du Chablais, 1860 Aigle
    Rev Med Suisse 9:658, 660-3. 2013
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric bypass after failed vertical banded gastroplasty: a multicenter experience with 203 patients
    M Suter
    Department of Surgery, Hopital du Chablais, 1860, Aigle Monthey, Switzerland
    Obes Surg 22:1554-61. 2012
    ..Vertical banded gastroplasty (VBG) has long been the main restrictive procedure for morbid obesity but has many long-term complications for which conversion to Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGBP) is often considered the best option...
  5. pmc Laparoscopic gastric banding: a prospective, randomized study comparing the Lapband and the SAGB: early results
    Michel Suter
    Department of Surgery, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Ann Surg 241:55-62. 2005
    ..the SAGB [Swedish Adjustable Gastric Band; Obtech Medical, 6310 Zug, Switzerland]) in terms of weight loss and correction of comorbidities, short-and long-term complications, and improvement of quality of life in morbidly obese patients..
  6. ncbi request reprint Gastric banding interferes with esophageal motility and gastroesophageal reflux
    Michel Suter
    Department of Surgery, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Arch Surg 140:639-43. 2005
    ..Gastroesophageal reflux and progressive esophageal dilatation can develop after gastric banding (GB)...
  7. ncbi request reprint A new questionnaire for quick assessment of food tolerance after bariatric surgery
    Michel Suter
    Department of Surgery, Hopital du Chablais, Aigle Monthey, Switzerland
    Obes Surg 17:2-8. 2007
    ..Our aim was to develop a simple questionnaire to evaluate food tolerance during follow-up visits...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Surgical options for obesity: results and complications]
    M Suter
    Service de Chirurgie Viscerale, CHUV, 1011 Lausanne
    Rev Med Suisse 1:832-6. 2005
    ..Preoperative evaluation is of paramount importance, and so is patient instruction and teaching before surgery. After bariatric surgery, life-long follow-up by a specialized team is essential...
  9. doi request reprint Results of Roux-en-Y gastric bypass in morbidly obese vs superobese patients: similar body weight loss, correction of comorbidities, and improvement of quality of life
    Michel Suter
    Department of Surgery, Hopital du Chablais, 1860 Aigle Monthey, Switzerland
    Arch Surg 144:312-8; discussion 318. 2009
    ..Gastric bypass corrects comorbidities and quality of life similarly in superobese (SO) and morbidly obese (MO) patients despite higher residual weight in SO patients...
  10. doi request reprint Improved surgical technique for laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass reduces complications at the gastrojejunostomy
    Michel Suter
    Department of Surgery, Hopital du Chablais, 1860 Aigle Monthey, Switzerland
    Obes Surg 20:841-5. 2010
    ..A circular 21-mm stapler can be used with a low complication rate, and especially a low stricture rate. Additional methods to limit complications at the GJS are probably not routinely warranted...
  11. doi request reprint Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: significant long-term weight loss, improvement of obesity-related comorbidities and quality of life
    Michel Suter
    Department of Surgery, Hopital du Chablais, Aigle Monthey, Switzerland
    Ann Surg 254:267-73. 2011
    ..To present long-term results of a large series of patients submitted to laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGBP) for morbid obesity...
  12. ncbi request reprint Band erosion after laparoscopic gastric banding: occurrence and results after conversion to Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
    Michel Suter
    Department of Surgery, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Obes Surg 14:381-6. 2004
    ..We present our experience with band erosion and immediate or delayed conversion to RYGBP...
  13. doi request reprint Changes in gene expression profile in human subcutaneous adipose tissue during significant weight loss
    Celine Leyvraz
    Service of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, University Hospital CHUV, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Obes Facts 5:440-51. 2012
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Reoperative laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: an experience with 49 cases
    J M Calmes
    Department of Surgery, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois Lausanne, Switzerland
    Obes Surg 15:316-22. 2005
    ..It has traditionally been performed through an open approach. Our aim is to describe our experience with the laparoscopic approach in reoperations to RYGBP over the past 5 years...
  15. doi request reprint The four different types of internal hernia occurring after laparascopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass performed for morbid obesity: are there any multidetector computed tomography (MDCT) features permitting their distinction?
    Aida Kawkabani Marchini
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital CHUV, 1011, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Obes Surg 21:506-16. 2011
    ..We evaluate multidetector row helical computed tomography (MDCT) features for their differentiation...
  16. ncbi request reprint Nutritional deficiencies after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass for morbid obesity often cannot be prevented by standard multivitamin supplementation
    Christoph Gasteyger
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetology, and Metabolism, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Am J Clin Nutr 87:1128-33. 2008
    ..Despite the increasing use of Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGBP) in the treatment of morbid obesity, data about postoperative nutritional deficiencies and their treatment remain scarce...
  17. doi request reprint Roux-en-Y gastric bypass vs gastric banding for morbid obesity: a case-matched study of 442 patients
    Sebastien Romy
    Department of Visceral Surgery, Hospitalier UniversitaireVaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Arch Surg 147:460-6. 2012
    ..Gastric banding (GB) and Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGBP) are used in the treatment of morbidly obese patients. We hypothesized that RYGBP provides superior results...
  18. doi request reprint Oximetry alone versus portable polygraphy for sleep apnea screening before bariatric surgery
    Maude Malbois
    University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Obes Surg 20:326-31. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to compare the sensitivity of oximetry alone versus portable polygraphy in the preoperative screening for OSA...
  19. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic gastric banding
    M Suter
    Department of Surgery, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Surg Endosc 17:1418-25. 2003
    ..The aim of this paper is to present our results with gastric banding after the learning curve in order to disclose the true incidence of long-term complications...
  20. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: initial 2-year experience
    M Suter
    Department of Surgery, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Surg Endosc 17:603-9. 2003
    ..Laparoscopic surgery has been shown to reduce perioperative morbidity and to improve postoperative recovery for various procedures. Herein we present our results with laparoscopic RYGBP after an initial 2-year experience...
  21. ncbi request reprint Early results of laparoscopic gastric banding compared with open vertical banded gastroplasty
    M Suter
    Department of Surgery, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Obes Surg 9:374-80. 1999
    ..We introduced laparoscopic gastric banding (GB) in 1995, after a 15-year experience with vertical banded gastroplasty (VBG). The aim of this article is to compare the early results of this new technique with those of VBG...
  22. ncbi request reprint Expression of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-gamma1 and peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-gamma2 in visceral and subcutaneous adipose tissue of obese women
    Vittorio Giusti
    Department of Internal Medicine, Diabetology and Metabolism, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Diabetes 52:1673-6. 2003
    ..As such, they constitute an important step toward the identification of potential targets for novel therapeutic strategies in the fields of obesity...
  23. ncbi request reprint European experience with laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass in 466 obese patients
    M Suter
    Department of Visceral Surgery, Diabetology and Metabolism, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, 1860 Aigle, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Br J Surg 93:726-32. 2006
    ..Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGBP) is usually considered as the procedure of choice for morbid obesity, but its use has been limited in Europe. It is not known whether results with European patients match those from the USA...
  24. ncbi request reprint [Preparation and follow up of candidates for surgical treatment of obesity: pre- and postoperative courses]
    Vittorio Giusti
    Departement de Medecine Interne, CHUV, Rue du Bugnon 45, 1011 Lausanne
    Rev Med Suisse Romande 122:249-52. 2002
  25. doi request reprint Effects of gastric bypass and gastric banding on glucose kinetics and gut hormone release
    Frederique Rodieux
    Department of Physiology, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:298-305. 2008
    ..Procedures that involve bypassing the proximal small bowel, such as Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGBP), are more efficient than gastric restriction procedures such as gastric banding (GB)...
  26. ncbi request reprint Impact of preoperative teaching on surgical option of patients qualifying for bariatric surgery
    V Giusti
    Department of Internal Medicine, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Obes Surg 14:1241-6. 2004
    ..Gastric banding and Roux-en-Y gastric bypass are the two laparoscopic procedures proposed. The aim of this study was to evaluate the impact of preoperative teaching on the patients' surgical option...
  27. ncbi request reprint Vertical banded gastroplasty: long-term results comparing three different techniques
    M Suter
    Department of Surgery, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Obes Surg 10:41-6; discussion 47. 2000
    ..Three different techniques have been used for banding: silastic band, marlex mesh, adjustable sphincter. The purpose of this paper is to present the long-term results...
  28. ncbi request reprint A 10-year experience with laparoscopic gastric banding for morbid obesity: high long-term complication and failure rates
    M Suter
    Department of Surgery, Hopital du Chablais, Aigle Monthey, Switzerland
    Obes Surg 16:829-35. 2006
    ..Few long-term studies have been published. We present our results after up to 8 years (mean 74 months) of follow-up...
  29. doi request reprint Laparoscopic Gastric Banding Outcomes Do Not Depend on Device or Technique. Long-Term Results of a Prospective Randomized Study Comparing the Lapband® and the SAGB®
    Dániel Gerö
    Department of Surgery, Hopital du Chablais, 1860, Aigle Monthey, Switzerland
    Obes Surg 24:114-22. 2014
    ..Because different types of bands may lead to different results, we designed a randomized study to compare the Lapband® with the SAGB®. We hereby report on the long-term results...
  30. ncbi request reprint Prevention of atelectasis formation during the induction of general anesthesia in morbidly obese patients
    Marta Coussa
    Department of Anesthesiology, University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Anesth Analg 98:1491-5, table of contents. 2004
    ..Therefore, this technique should be considered for anesthesia induction in morbidly obese patients...
  31. ncbi request reprint Bone metabolism and risk of secondary hyperparathyroidism 12 months after gastric banding in obese pre-menopausal women
    N Pugnale
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetology and Metabolism, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 27:110-6. 2003
    ....
  32. doi request reprint Almost routine prophylactic cholecystectomy during laparoscopic gastric bypass is safe
    A Nougou
    Department of Surgery, Hopital du Chablais, Aigle Monthey, Switzerland
    Obes Surg 18:535-9. 2008
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Morbid obesity and postoperative pulmonary atelectasis: an underestimated problem
    A S Eichenberger
    Department of Anesthesiology, University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Anesth Analg 95:1788-92, table of contents. 2002
    ..01). General anesthesia in MO patients generated much more atelectasis than in nonobese patients. Moreover, atelectasis remained unchanged for at least 24 h in MO patients, whereas atelectasis disappeared in the nonobese...
  34. ncbi request reprint Internal hernia after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass for morbid obesity: a continuous challenge in bariatric surgery
    A Paroz
    Department of Visceral Surgery, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois CHUV, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Obes Surg 16:1482-7. 2006
    ..Because it induces fewer adhesions than laparotomy, the laparoscopic approach to this operation appears to increase the rate of this complication, which can present dramatically...
  35. ncbi request reprint Changes in body composition, metabolic profile and nutritional status 24 months after gastric banding
    C Gasteyger
    Department of Endocrinology, Diabetology and Metabolism, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Obes Surg 16:243-50. 2006
    ..However, its consequences on nutritional status still remain unclear. This study aimed to investigate the effects of LAGB on body composition, metabolic profile and nutritional status in obese, premenopausal women...
  36. ncbi request reprint Effects of laparoscopic gastric banding on body composition, metabolic profile and nutritional status of obese women: 12-months follow-up
    V Giusti
    Department of Internal Medicine, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Obes Surg 14:239-45. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of gastric banding on total body composition, metabolic profile and nutritional status...
  37. doi request reprint Jejunojejunal intussusception after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: a review
    Loic Daellenbach
    Faculty of Medicine and Biology, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Obes Surg 21:253-63. 2011
    ..Knowledge of this entity and a high index of suspicion are required to make the correct diagnosis and offer appropriate treatment in a timely fashion...
  38. doi request reprint A new type of internal hernia after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
    A Paroz
    Department of Visceral Surgery, CHUV, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Obes Surg 19:527-30. 2009
    ..Patients with suggestive symptoms must be explored. Closure of the jejunojejunal defect with nonabsorbable sutures prevents the development of an internal hernia between the jejunal loops at the jejunojejunostomy...
  39. ncbi request reprint Gastric banding induces negative bone remodelling in the absence of secondary hyperparathyroidism: potential role of serum C telopeptides for follow-up
    V Giusti
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital CHUV, 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Int J Obes (Lond) 29:1429-35. 2005
    ..Data about the consequences of laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding (LAGB) on phospho-calcic and bone metabolism remain scarce...
  40. ncbi request reprint Band infection with splenoportal venous thrombosis: an unusual but severe complication of gastric banding
    J M Calmes
    Department of Surgery, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Obes Surg 12:699-702. 2002
    ..In most cases, it is manifested by abdominal pain associated with fever, and/or an abscess surrounding the access port. The treatment of choice consists of band removal and antibiotic therapy, and is usually effective...
  41. ncbi request reprint Rising role of obesity surgery caused by increase of morbid obesity, failure of conventional treatments and unrealistic expectations: trends from 1997 to 2001
    V Giusti
    Department of Internal Medicine, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Obes Surg 13:693-8. 2003
    ..The authors analyzed the trends in anthropometric and behavioral characteristics among patients seeking weight loss and the trends in choice of treatments, between 1997 and 2001 in an outpatient obesity clinic...
  42. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic band repositioning for pouch dilatation/slippage after gastric banding: disappointing results
    M Suter
    Department of Surgery, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Obes Surg 11:507-12. 2001
    ..Reoperation is necessary in most cases, and may consist of band removal, band change, band repositioning, or conversion to another bariatric procedure...
  43. ncbi request reprint [Validation of laparoscopic surgical techniques]
    V Bettschart
    Service de Chirurgie, CHUV, Lausanne
    Rev Med Suisse Romande 121:133-5. 2001
    ..Laparoscopic oncology has been shown to be feasible too, but its efficacy has not been documented yet...
  44. ncbi request reprint A 10-year experience with the use of laparoscopic cholecystectomy for acute cholecystitis: is it safe?
    M Suter
    Department of Surgery, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Surg Endosc 15:1187-92. 2001
    ..The purpose of this report is to describe our experience with LC for acute cholecystitis during a 10-year period...
  45. ncbi request reprint Molecular determinants of human adipose tissue: differences between visceral and subcutaneous compartments in obese women
    V Giusti
    Department of Internal Medicine, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, 1011 Switzerland
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 89:1379-84. 2004
    ..Overall, our results demonstrate a different regulation of visceral adipose tissue and SAT and a different role of both tissues in insulin resistance and lipid storage...
  46. ncbi request reprint Postoperative pulmonary dysfunction after bilateral inguinal hernia repair: a prospective randomized study comparing the Stoppa procedure with laparoscopic total extraperitoneal repair (TEPP)
    M Suter
    Department of Surgery, Center Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 12:420-5. 2002
    ..Overall, the limited drop in pulmonary function following bilateral hernia repair under general anesthesia may serve to explain the low pulmonary morbidity that follows these procedures...
  47. ncbi request reprint Reduced acute phase response after laparoscopic total extraperitoneal bilateral hernia repair compared to open repair with the Stoppa procedure
    M Suter
    Department of Surgery, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Surg Endosc 16:1214-9. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the acute phase response after bilateral hernia repair by comparing the open Stoppa procedure with the laparoscopic totally extraperitoneal prosthetic repair (TEPP)...
  48. ncbi request reprint Gastro-esophageal reflux and esophageal motility disorders in morbidly obese patients
    M Suter
    Department of Surgery, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Obes Surg 14:959-66. 2004
    ....
  49. ncbi request reprint Positive end-expiratory pressure during induction of general anesthesia increases duration of nonhypoxic apnea in morbidly obese patients
    Sylvain Gander
    Department of Anesthesiology, University Hospital, CHUV BH 10, CH 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Anesth Analg 100:580-4. 2005
    ..002). Pao(2) was higher before apnea in the PEEP group (P = 0.038). Application of positive airway pressure during induction of general anesthesia in morbidly obese patients increases nonhypoxic apnea duration by 50%...