Ramsey M Dallal

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Affiliation: Albert Einstein Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint "Candy cane" Roux syndrome--a possible complication after gastric bypass surgery
    Ramsey M Dallal
    Albert Einstein Healthcare Network, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19141, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 3:408-10. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Bariatric-related medical malpractice experience: survey results among ASMBS members
    Ramsey M Dallal
    Einstein Healthcare Network, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Electronic address
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 10:121-4. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Longitudinal analysis of cardiovascular parameters after gastric bypass surgery
    Ramsey M Dallal
    Division of Bariatric Surgery, Albert Einstein Healthcare Network, Elkins Park, Pennsylvania 19027, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 8:703-9. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Analysis of leukopenia and anemia after gastric bypass surgery
    Ramsey M Dallal
    Department of Surgery, Albert Einstein Medical Center, Elkins Park, Pennsylvania, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 8:164-8. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Analysis of perioperative outcomes, length of hospital stay, and readmission rate after gastric bypass
    Ramsey M Dallal
    Albert Einstein Healthcare Network, Philadelphia, PA 19141, USA
    Surg Endosc 26:754-8. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Analysis of weight loss after bariatric surgery using mixed-effects linear modeling
    Ramsey M Dallal
    Department of Surgery, Albert Einstein Healthcare Network, Philadelphia, PA 19141, USA
    Obes Surg 19:732-7. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Outcomes with the adjustable gastric band
    Ramsey M Dallal
    Division of Bariatric Surgery, Albert Einstein Healthcare Network, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Surgery 143:329-33. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Repair of acute gastroesophageal leak after laparoscopic gastric bypass using a covered stent
    Ramsey M Dallal
    Department of Surgery, Albert Einstein Healthcare Network, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19141, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 3:652-3. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Medicare and Medicaid status predicts prolonged length of stay after bariatric surgery
    Ramsey M Dallal
    Department of Surgery, Division of Bariatric Surgery, Albert Einstein Healthcare Network, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19027, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 3:592-6. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Comparative analysis of short-term outcomes after bariatric surgery between two disparate populations
    Ramsey M Dallal
    Albert Einstein Healthcare Network, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19027, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 4:110-4. 2008

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  1. ncbi request reprint "Candy cane" Roux syndrome--a possible complication after gastric bypass surgery
    Ramsey M Dallal
    Albert Einstein Healthcare Network, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19141, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 3:408-10. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to characterize the syndrome and provide the practitioner with diagnosis and management options...
  2. doi request reprint Bariatric-related medical malpractice experience: survey results among ASMBS members
    Ramsey M Dallal
    Einstein Healthcare Network, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Electronic address
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 10:121-4. 2014
    ..Examining medicolegal data may provide insight into the financial and psychological burden on physicians. Detailed data also may be used to improve patient safety and determine common causes of negligence...
  3. doi request reprint Longitudinal analysis of cardiovascular parameters after gastric bypass surgery
    Ramsey M Dallal
    Division of Bariatric Surgery, Albert Einstein Healthcare Network, Elkins Park, Pennsylvania 19027, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 8:703-9. 2012
    ..Identifying the predictors of co-morbidity improvement after gastric bypass surgery (Roux-en-Y gastric bypass) might give insight into disease pathophysiology...
  4. doi request reprint Analysis of leukopenia and anemia after gastric bypass surgery
    Ramsey M Dallal
    Department of Surgery, Albert Einstein Medical Center, Elkins Park, Pennsylvania, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 8:164-8. 2012
    ..Although anemia is a well-described complication after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) in association with iron deficiency, no studies have been published regarding changes in the white blood cell count...
  5. doi request reprint Analysis of perioperative outcomes, length of hospital stay, and readmission rate after gastric bypass
    Ramsey M Dallal
    Albert Einstein Healthcare Network, Philadelphia, PA 19141, USA
    Surg Endosc 26:754-8. 2012
    ..Hospital lengths of stay (LOS) and readmission rates often are used by third parties to measure quality of outcomes despite only a few published series that analyze risk-adjusted data and predictors of these events...
  6. doi request reprint Analysis of weight loss after bariatric surgery using mixed-effects linear modeling
    Ramsey M Dallal
    Department of Surgery, Albert Einstein Healthcare Network, Philadelphia, PA 19141, USA
    Obes Surg 19:732-7. 2009
    ..The aim of the study was to develop a valid approach to the longitudinal analysis of weight loss outcomes after bariatric surgery using multivariable mixed models. This study has a multi-institutional setting...
  7. doi request reprint Outcomes with the adjustable gastric band
    Ramsey M Dallal
    Division of Bariatric Surgery, Albert Einstein Healthcare Network, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Surgery 143:329-33. 2008
    ..The laparoscopic adjustable gastric band (LAGB) has been offered as a safe, effective, and reversible alternative to more invasive weight loss procedures...
  8. ncbi request reprint Repair of acute gastroesophageal leak after laparoscopic gastric bypass using a covered stent
    Ramsey M Dallal
    Department of Surgery, Albert Einstein Healthcare Network, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19141, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 3:652-3. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Medicare and Medicaid status predicts prolonged length of stay after bariatric surgery
    Ramsey M Dallal
    Department of Surgery, Division of Bariatric Surgery, Albert Einstein Healthcare Network, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19027, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 3:592-6. 2007
    ..The outcomes of Medicare patients undergoing bariatric surgery have been particularly scrutinized, especially with the Center of Medicare and Medicaid Services' decision to offer bariatric surgery benefits...
  10. ncbi request reprint Comparative analysis of short-term outcomes after bariatric surgery between two disparate populations
    Ramsey M Dallal
    Albert Einstein Healthcare Network, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19027, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 4:110-4. 2008
    ..Risk adjustment is a critically important aspect of outcomes research. Racial, geographic, cultural, and socioeconomic differences are nonclinical parameters that can affect clinical outcomes measurement after gastric bypass surgery...
  11. ncbi request reprint Back to basics--clinical diagnosis in bariatric surgery. Routine drains and upper GI series are unnecessary
    Ramsey M Dallal
    Albert Einstein Healthcare Network, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Surg Endosc 21:2268-71. 2007
    ..The routine use of closed suction drains and upper GI (UGI) series has been used to aid in the diagnosis and management of gastrojejunal leak after gastric bypass as well as diagnose intra-abdominal bleeding...
  12. ncbi request reprint Hemobilia: a rare complication after routine liver biopsy during gastric bypass
    Ramsey M Dallal
    Division of Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Surgery, Albert Einstein Healthcare Network, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 3:91-3. 2007
  13. ncbi request reprint Ulcer disease after gastric bypass surgery
    Ramsey M Dallal
    Albert Einstein Healthcare Network, Philadelphia, PA USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 2:455-9. 2006
    ..We reviewed the incidence, presentation, and outcome of ulcer disease in consecutive patients undergoing laparoscopic gastric bypass surgery...
  14. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive management of complications from jejunoileal bypass
    Ramsey M Dallal
    Department of Surgery, Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 2:226-7. 2006
  15. ncbi request reprint Omental infarction: a cause of acute abdominal pain after antecolic gastric bypass
    Ramsey M Dallal
    Albert Einstein Healthcare Network, Philadelphia, PA USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 2:451-4. 2006
    ..However, specific complications of this approach have not been documented. We describe the clinical presentation related to complications of this technique...
  16. doi request reprint Management of ventral hernias during laparoscopic gastric bypass
    Tejwant Datta
    Albert Einstein Healthcare Network, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19141, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 4:754-7. 2008
    ..We sought to define a rational approach to ventral hernia management in the gastric bypass patient in a university hospital setting...
  17. doi request reprint Sexual dysfunction is common in the morbidly obese male and improves after gastric bypass surgery
    Ramsey M Dallal
    Department of Surgery, Albert Einstein Healthcare Network, Philadelphia, PA 19027, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 207:859-64. 2008
    ..Our objectives were to measure sexual function in the morbidly obese man before and after substantial weight loss induced by gastric bypass surgery...
  18. ncbi request reprint Results of laparoscopic gastric bypass in patients with cirrhosis
    Ramsey M Dallal
    The University of Pittsburgh, Department of Surgery, Pittsburgh, PA 15231, USA
    Obes Surg 14:47-53. 2004
    ..The safety and efficacy of bariatric surgery in patients with cirrhosis has not been well studied...
  19. pmc Fulminant Clostridium difficile: an underappreciated and increasing cause of death and complications
    Ramsey M Dallal
    Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Ann Surg 235:363-72. 2002
    ..To review the epidemiology and characteristics of patients who died or underwent colectomy secondary to fulminant Clostridium difficile colitis...
  20. ncbi request reprint Gouty attacks occur frequently in postoperative gastric bypass patients
    Jeffrey E Friedman
    Sacred Heart Institute for Surgical Weight Loss, Pensacola, Florida 32503, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 4:11-3. 2008
    ..Both obesity and surgery are known risk factors for instigating gouty attacks. We describe the incidence and management of postoperative gouty attacks after bariatric surgery...
  21. ncbi request reprint Wernicke encephalopathy after bariatric surgery: losing more than just weight
    Ramsey M Dallal
    Neurology 66:1786. 2006
  22. ncbi request reprint The orientation of the antecolic Roux limb markedly affects the incidence of internal hernias after laparoscopic gastric bypass
    Brian B Quebbemann
    The Nutrition, Exercise and Weight Loss Program, Orange County, CA, USA
    Obes Surg 15:766-70; discussion 770. 2005
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