Philip Schauer

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Affiliation: Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Bariatric surgery versus intensive medical therapy in obese patients with diabetes
    Philip R Schauer
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic M61, 9500 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    N Engl J Med 366:1567-76. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Gastric bypass for severe obesity: approaches and outcomes
    Philip Schauer
    Department of General Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 1:297-300. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Risks and benefits of bariatric surgery: current evidence
    Stacy A Brethauer
    Section of Advanced Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgery, Department of General Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, OH 44195, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 73:993-1007. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint New applications for endoscopy: the emerging field of endoluminal and transgastric bariatric surgery
    P Schauer
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Department of General Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Surg Endosc 21:347-56. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Surgeon-performed fluoroscopy conducted simultaneously during all laparoscopic adjustable gastric band adjustments results in significant alterations in clinical decisions
    Matthew Kroh
    Cleveland Clinic Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Obes Surg 20:188-92. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Diagnostic laparoscopy for chronic abdominal pain after gastric bypass
    Tracy Pitt
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 4:394-8; discussion 398. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Endoscopic findings and outcomes of revisional procedures for patients with weight recidivism after gastric bypass
    Panot Yimcharoen
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Surg Endosc 25:3345-52. 2011
  8. pmc Bariatric surgery for type 2 diabetes: weighing the impact for obese patients
    Sangeeta R Kashyap
    Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 77:468-76. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Endoluminal procedures for bariatric patients: expectations among bariatric surgeons
    Stacy A Brethauer
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 5:231-6. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Influence of obesity and surgical weight loss on thyroid hormone levels
    Silas Chikunguwo
    Department of General Surgery, Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 3:631-5; discussion 635-6. 2007

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  1. pmc Bariatric surgery versus intensive medical therapy in obese patients with diabetes
    Philip R Schauer
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic M61, 9500 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    N Engl J Med 366:1567-76. 2012
    ..Observational studies have shown improvement in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus after bariatric surgery...
  2. ncbi request reprint Gastric bypass for severe obesity: approaches and outcomes
    Philip Schauer
    Department of General Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 1:297-300. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Risks and benefits of bariatric surgery: current evidence
    Stacy A Brethauer
    Section of Advanced Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgery, Department of General Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, OH 44195, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 73:993-1007. 2006
    ..Obesity-related diseases markedly improve, reducing cardiovascular risk and improving life expectancy. Obese patients lose more weight with bariatric surgery than with medical weight-loss treatment...
  4. ncbi request reprint New applications for endoscopy: the emerging field of endoluminal and transgastric bariatric surgery
    P Schauer
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Department of General Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Surg Endosc 21:347-56. 2007
    ..This article reviews the endoluminal and transgastric technology currently available, the endoluminal procedures currently performed, and the future of these technologies with respect to bariatric surgery...
  5. doi request reprint Surgeon-performed fluoroscopy conducted simultaneously during all laparoscopic adjustable gastric band adjustments results in significant alterations in clinical decisions
    Matthew Kroh
    Cleveland Clinic Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Obes Surg 20:188-92. 2010
    ..In addition to patient symptoms and weight changes, we have instituted surgeon-performed, real-time fluoroscopic evaluation in our clinical decision making during all band adjustments...
  6. doi request reprint Diagnostic laparoscopy for chronic abdominal pain after gastric bypass
    Tracy Pitt
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 4:394-8; discussion 398. 2008
    ..To evaluate, in an observational study, the utility of diagnostic laparoscopy as a tool to evaluate patients with abdominal pain of unknown etiology after gastric bypass surgery...
  7. doi request reprint Endoscopic findings and outcomes of revisional procedures for patients with weight recidivism after gastric bypass
    Panot Yimcharoen
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Surg Endosc 25:3345-52. 2011
    ..This report describes endoscopic findings for patients referred for investigation of weight regain and presents the outcomes of revisional therapy for patients with abnormal anatomy...
  8. pmc Bariatric surgery for type 2 diabetes: weighing the impact for obese patients
    Sangeeta R Kashyap
    Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 77:468-76. 2010
    ..After surgery, glycemic control is restored by a combination of enforced caloric restriction, enhanced insulin sensitivity, and increased insulin secretion...
  9. doi request reprint Endoluminal procedures for bariatric patients: expectations among bariatric surgeons
    Stacy A Brethauer
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 5:231-6. 2009
    ..Acceptable levels of risk and weight loss for these procedures have not yet been established. The aim of this study was to evaluate the expectations and concerns among bariatric surgeons regarding these procedures...
  10. ncbi request reprint Influence of obesity and surgical weight loss on thyroid hormone levels
    Silas Chikunguwo
    Department of General Surgery, Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 3:631-5; discussion 635-6. 2007
    ..The pathophysiologic relationship between morbid obesity and thyroid hormones is not well understood. The goal of this study was to evaluate the influence of obesity and weight reduction after bariatric surgery on thyroid hormone levels...
  11. ncbi request reprint Challenges in pulmonary risk assessment and perioperative management in bariatric surgery patients
    Roop Kaw
    Department of Hospital Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue S70, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Obes Surg 18:134-8. 2008
    ..Use of reverse Tredelenburg position, preinduction, maintenance of positive end-expiratory pressure, and use of continuous positive airway pressure can help improve oxygenation in the perioperative period...
  12. ncbi request reprint Perioperative management of the bariatric surgery patient: focus on cardiac and anesthesia considerations
    Bipan Chand
    Department of General Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 73:S51-6. 2006
    ..Close monitoring for nutritional deficiencies and short- and long-term complications is required to completely assess outcomes of these procedures...
  13. ncbi request reprint Banded Roux-en-Y gastric bypass for the treatment of morbid obesity
    Helen M Heneghan
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio Electronic address
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 10:210-6. 2014
    ..The additional benefit of placing a nonadjustable band around the pouch remains to be determined. The objective of this study was to compare outcomes between banded and nonbanded LRYGB patients in a single bariatric center...
  14. doi request reprint Bariatric surgery and the gut hormone response
    Susan Thomas
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Nutr Clin Pract 25:175-82. 2010
    ..Further research is essential and could lead to less invasive therapies with fewer complications and side effects than bariatric surgery...
  15. pmc Changes in whole blood gene expression in obese subjects with type 2 diabetes following bariatric surgery: a pilot study
    Stela Z Berisha
    Department of Cell Biology, Lerner Research Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e16729. 2011
    ..A pilot study was performed in order to investigate the effects of bariatric surgery on whole blood gene expression profiles in obese subjects with type 2 diabetes...
  16. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic bariatric surgery can be performed through a single incision: a comparative study
    Tomasz Rogula
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Ave, M66 06, Cleveland, OH, 44118, USA
    Obes Surg 24:1102-8. 2014
    ..We evaluated the short-term outcomes of SILS sleeve gastrectomy (SG) and Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB), compared to a group of well-established minimally invasive techniques...
  17. pmc Cytokeratin 18 fragment levels as a noninvasive biomarker for nonalcoholic steatohepatitis in bariatric surgery patients
    Dima L Diab
    Department of Endocrinology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 6:1249-54. 2008
    ..Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is extremely common among morbidly obese patients. We assessed the usefulness of plasma caspase-generated cytokeratin 18 (CK-18) fragments as a novel marker for NAFLD in a bariatric cohort...
  18. ncbi request reprint Incidence of marginal ulcers and the use of absorbable anastomotic sutures in laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
    Bethany C Sacks
    Division of Minimally Invasive Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, PA 15213, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 2:11-6. 2006
    ..This study examines the incidence of marginal ulcers before and after a change was made from using nonabsorbable suture to using absorbable suture for the inner layer of the anastomosis...
  19. pmc Surgically-induced weight loss significantly improves nonalcoholic fatty liver disease and the metabolic syndrome
    Samer G Mattar
    Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh and Veteran Affairs Administration, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Ann Surg 242:610-7; discussion 618-20. 2005
    ..To evaluate the effects of surgical weight loss on fatty liver disease in severely obese patients...
  20. ncbi request reprint Effective treatment of polycystic ovarian syndrome with Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
    George M Eid
    Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh and UPMC Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 1:77-80. 2005
    ..This study investigated the impact of weight loss surgery on the clinical manifestations of this disorder in morbidly obese women with PCOS-a major risk factor for the development of heart disease, stroke, and type II diabetes...
  21. ncbi request reprint Medicare and bariatric surgery
    John G Kral
    American Society for Bariatric Surgery, Gainesville, Florida 32607, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 1:35-63. 2005
  22. ncbi request reprint Open and laparoscopic surgical modalities for the management of obesity
    Philip R Schauer
    Department of Surgery, The University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 7:468-75. 2003
  23. 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...
  24. pmc Effect of laparoscopic Roux-en Y gastric bypass on type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Philip R Schauer
    Departments of Surgery, University of Pittsburg, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Ann Surg 238:467-84; discussion 84-5. 2003
    ..To evaluate pre- and postoperative clinical parameters associated with improvement of diabetes up to 4 years after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (LRYGBP) in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM)...
  25. ncbi request reprint Gastric bypass surgery for morbid obesity leads to an increase in bone turnover and a decrease in bone mass
    Penelope S Coates
    Osteoporosis Prevention and Treatment Center, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 89:1061-5. 2004
    ..In summary, within 3 to 9 months after LRGB, morbidly obese patients have an increase in bone resorption associated with a decrease in bone mass. Additional studies are needed to examine these findings over the longer term...
  26. ncbi request reprint Gastrointestinal complications of laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery: clinical and imaging findings
    Arye Blachar
    Department of Radiology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 200 Lothrop St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Radiology 223:625-32. 2002
    ..To report the complications and imaging findings in a large group of patients who underwent Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (GBP) surgery...
  27. ncbi request reprint Elective cholecystectomy during laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: is it worth the wait?
    Giselle G Hamad
    Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Obes Surg 13:76-81. 2003
    ..Combined gastric bypass and cholecystectomy have been advocated for open bariatric procedures. Our goal was to evaluate the safety of this technique in laparoscopic bariatric surgery patients with gallstones diagnosed preoperatively...
  28. ncbi request reprint Nongynecologic advances in minimally invasive surgery
    Daniel R Cottam
    Department of Surgery, The University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 46:105-16. 2003
  29. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic era of operations for morbid obesity
    Daniel R Cottam
    Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Arch Surg 138:367-75. 2003
  30. ncbi request reprint Quality of life after antireflux surgery compared with nonoperative management for severe gastroesophageal reflux disease
    Hiran C Fernando
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, PA 15213 3221, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 194:23-7. 2002
    ..Laparoscopic fundoplication offers an alternative to medical therapy, but few studies have compared outcomes. Our objective was to examine QOL scores in gastroesophageal reflux disease patients treated medically and surgically...
  31. ncbi request reprint Results of laparoscopic repair of giant paraesophageal hernias: 200 consecutive patients
    Andrew F Pierre
    Division of Thoracic Surgery and Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 74:1909-15; discussion 1915-6. 2002
    ..Increasingly, a laparoscopic approach is being applied to more complex esophageal surgery. Our objective was to update our growing experience with laparoscopic repair of GPEH...
  32. pmc Minimally invasive esophagectomy: outcomes in 222 patients
    James D Luketich
    Division of Thoracic Surgery and Foregut Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh 15213, USA
    Ann Surg 238:486-94; discussion 494-5. 2003
    ..To assess our outcomes after minimally invasive esophagectomy (MIE)...
  33. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic gastric bypass surgery: current technique
    Philip R Schauer
    Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylania, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 13:229-39. 2003
  34. ncbi request reprint Medium-term follow-up confirms the safety and durability of laparoscopic ventral hernia repair with PTFE
    George M Eid
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and the Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Surgery 134:599-603; discussion 603-4. 2003
    ..4% to 9%. In this study, we review our experience and assess the clinical outcome of patients who have undergone laparoscopic repair of ventral hernias...
  35. pmc Outcomes of minimally invasive antireflux operations in the elderly: a comparative review
    Hiran C Fernando
    Division of Thoracic and Foregut Surgery and Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Health System, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213 3221, USA
    JSLS 7:311-5. 2003
    ..The objectives of this study were to assess the impact of age following laparoscopic fundoplication (LF)...
  36. ncbi request reprint Death rates and causes of death after bariatric surgery for Pennsylvania residents, 1995 to 2004
    Bennet I Omalu
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, 130 N Bellefield Ave, Room 550, Pittsburgh, PA 15221, USA
    Arch Surg 142:923-8; discussion 929. 2007
    ..The number of operations continues to increase. We measured case fatality and death rates by time since operation, sex, age, specific causes of death, and mortality rates...
  37. ncbi request reprint Bariatric surgery training: getting your ticket punched
    Bruce D Schirmer
    University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 11:807-12. 2007
    ..Later, weekend courses, mini-fellowships, and formal minimally invasive surgery/bariatric fellowships were established. Today, best practice requires an intensive training experience and ongoing commitment to the field...
  38. ncbi request reprint The chronic inflammatory hypothesis for the morbidity associated with morbid obesity: implications and effects of weight loss
    Daniel R Cottam
    Department of Surgery, The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Obes Surg 14:589-600. 2004
    ..Recently, there has been intense interest in the role of inflammation in obesity. Using the inflammatory hypothesis, many of the mechanisms by which co-morbid conditions are associated with obesity are being elucidated...
  39. ncbi request reprint Endoscopy and upper gastrointestinal contrast studies are complementary in evaluation of weight regain after bariatric surgery
    Stacy A Brethauer
    Department of General Surgery, Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 2:643-8; discussion 649-50. 2006
    ..To assess the utility of upper endoscopy (EGD) and upper gastrointestinal (UGI) contrast studies in the evaluation of weight regain after previous bariatric surgery...
  40. pmc Laparoscopic repair of umbilical hernias in conjunction with other laparoscopic procedures
    George M Eid
    Veteran Administration Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    JSLS 10:63-5. 2006
    ..This study evaluates the feasibility of laparoscopic transfascial suture repair of umbilical hernias when combined with another laparoscopic procedure that potentially contaminates the peritoneal cavity...
  41. ncbi request reprint Executive summary of the recommendations of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, the Obesity Society, and American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery medical guidelines for clinical practice for the perioperative nutritional,
    Jeffrey I Mechanick
    Endocr Pract 14:318-36. 2008