Edward Lin

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Affiliation: Emory University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Dual mechanism for type-2 diabetes resolution after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
    Edward Lin
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, 1364 Clifton Road H124, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am Surg 75:498-502; discussion 502-3. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint The effects of gastric surgery on systemic ghrelin levels in the morbidly obese
    Edward Lin
    Section of Gastrointestinal and General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Arch Surg 139:780-4. 2004
  3. doi request reprint Transoral technique for gastrojejunostomy in laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (LRYGBP) can accelerate learning curve and reduce cost
    Luis Felipe Chavarriaga
    Department of Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Emory University Hospital, 1364 Clifton Road, NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Obes Surg 20:846-50. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Increased plasma interleukin 6 concentrations and exaggerated adipose tissue interleukin 6 content in severely obese patients after operative trauma
    Nana Gletsu
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Surgery 140:50-7. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Who will fail laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication? Preoperative prediction of long-term outcomes
    Craig B Morgenthal
    Endosurgery Unit, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, 1364 Clifton Road NE, Suite H 124, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Surg Endosc 21:1978-84. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Changes in C-reactive protein predict insulin sensitivity in severely obese individuals after weight loss surgery
    Nana Gletsu
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 9:1119-26; discussion 1127-8. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Gastric bypass for morbid obesity in patients 50 years or older: is laparoscopic technique safer?
    Rodrigo Gonzalez
    Emory Endosurgery and Bariatrics Unit, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Am Surg 69:547-53; discussion 553-4. 2003
  8. doi request reprint Use of endoluminal antireflux therapies for obese patients with GERD
    Brent White
    Emory Endosurgery Unit, Emory School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Obes Surg 19:783-7. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic revision of bariatric procedures: is it feasible?
    Leena Khaitan
    Emory Endosurgery and Bariatric Unit, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Am Surg 71:6-10; discussion 10-2. 2005
  10. pmc Improvement in ß-cell function in patients with normal and hyperglycemia following Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery
    Edward Lin
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 299:E706-12. 2010

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  1. pmc Dual mechanism for type-2 diabetes resolution after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
    Edward Lin
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, 1364 Clifton Road H124, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am Surg 75:498-502; discussion 502-3. 2009
    ..Patients undergoing AB only exhibited reduction in peripheral insulin resistance at 6 months but no changes in insulin secretion...
  2. ncbi request reprint The effects of gastric surgery on systemic ghrelin levels in the morbidly obese
    Edward Lin
    Section of Gastrointestinal and General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Arch Surg 139:780-4. 2004
    ..Ghrelin levels are elevated in states of hunger, but rapidly decline postprandially. Early alterations in ghrelin levels in morbidly obese patients undergoing weight reduction surgery may be attributed to gastric partitioning...
  3. doi request reprint Transoral technique for gastrojejunostomy in laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (LRYGBP) can accelerate learning curve and reduce cost
    Luis Felipe Chavarriaga
    Department of Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Emory University Hospital, 1364 Clifton Road, NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Obes Surg 20:846-50. 2010
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Increased plasma interleukin 6 concentrations and exaggerated adipose tissue interleukin 6 content in severely obese patients after operative trauma
    Nana Gletsu
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Surgery 140:50-7. 2006
    ..Thus, we monitored changes in systemic and adipose tissue content of interleukin 6 (IL-6) and in insulin resistance in nonobese versus severely obese patients before and immediately after abdominal operations...
  5. ncbi request reprint Who will fail laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication? Preoperative prediction of long-term outcomes
    Craig B Morgenthal
    Endosurgery Unit, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, 1364 Clifton Road NE, Suite H 124, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Surg Endosc 21:1978-84. 2007
    ..We sought to identify preoperative predictors of failure in a cohort of patients who underwent LNF more than 10 years ago...
  6. ncbi request reprint Changes in C-reactive protein predict insulin sensitivity in severely obese individuals after weight loss surgery
    Nana Gletsu
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 9:1119-26; discussion 1127-8. 2005
    ..61), but not plasma interleukin-6 at 6 months. These findings offer insights that link obesity and insulin resistance via the activity of inflammatory mediators...
  7. ncbi request reprint Gastric bypass for morbid obesity in patients 50 years or older: is laparoscopic technique safer?
    Rodrigo Gonzalez
    Emory Endosurgery and Bariatrics Unit, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Am Surg 69:547-53; discussion 553-4. 2003
    ..Weight loss and control of obesity-related comorbidities are satisfactory. The LT results in fewer intensive care unit admissions and shorter length of stay than the OT...
  8. doi request reprint Use of endoluminal antireflux therapies for obese patients with GERD
    Brent White
    Emory Endosurgery Unit, Emory School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Obes Surg 19:783-7. 2009
    ..We therefore sought to evaluate outcomes using one of two commercially available endoluminal therapies in this population...
  9. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic revision of bariatric procedures: is it feasible?
    Leena Khaitan
    Emory Endosurgery and Bariatric Unit, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Am Surg 71:6-10; discussion 10-2. 2005
    ..Revisional bariatric surgery can be approached laparoscopically and with acceptable morbidity comparable to patients whose revision is approached open...
  10. pmc Improvement in ß-cell function in patients with normal and hyperglycemia following Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery
    Edward Lin
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 299:E706-12. 2010
    ..For both normoglycemic and hyperglycemic subjects, further improvement or stabilization of β-cell function over the 2 yr is due largely to improved Si associated with reduced adiposity...
  11. doi request reprint Resident participation in index laparoscopic general surgical cases: impact of the learning environment on surgical outcomes
    S Scott Davis
    Division of General and Gastrointestinal Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 216:96-104. 2013
    ..The NSQIP database enables measurement of postoperative outcomes across a spectrum of practice settings. This allows for observations about potential effects of resident participation in surgical care during training...
  12. pmc Loss of total and visceral adipose tissue mass predicts decreases in oxidative stress after weight-loss surgery
    Nana Gletsu-Miller
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:439-46. 2009
    ..38 and -0.42). This study found longitudinal associations between general, and more specifically intra-abdominal adiposity, and systemic lipid peroxides, suggesting that adipose tissue mass contributes to oxidative stress...
  13. ncbi request reprint Increases in adiponectin predict improved liver, but not peripheral, insulin sensitivity in severely obese women during weight loss
    Edward Lin
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, 1364 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Diabetes 56:735-42. 2007
    ..Thus, in severely obese women, specific loss of VAT leads to acute improvements in hepatic insulin sensitivity mediated by increases in adiponectin and in peripheral insulin sensitivity mediated by decreases in CRP...
  14. pmc Contribution of adipose tissue to plasma 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentrations during weight loss following gastric bypass surgery
    Edward Lin
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:588-94. 2011
    ..The acute increase and the positive associations observed between adipose tissue mass and systemic 25(OH)D concentrations suggest storage in adipose tissue and release during weight loss...
  15. doi request reprint The impact of renal function on outcomes of bariatric surgery
    Nicole A Turgeon
    Division of Transplant Surgery, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 23:885-94. 2012
    ..In conclusion, these data demonstrate higher risks of bariatric surgery among patients with worse renal function, but whether the potential benefits outweigh the risks in this population requires further study...
  16. ncbi request reprint Comparison between laparoscopic paraesophageal hernia repair with sleeve gastrectomy and paraesophageal hernia repair alone in morbidly obese patients
    Aziz M Merchant
    Department of Surgery, Emory Endosurgery Unit, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Am Surg 75:620-5. 2009
    ..Combined laparoscopic PEH-SG is a clinically reasonable option for patients with morbid obesity with minimal additional risks and decreased incidence of delayed gastric emptying, reflux, and reoperation...
  17. doi request reprint Endoluminal full-thickness plication and radiofrequency treatments for GERD: an outcomes comparison
    Louis O Jeansonne
    Emory University School of Medicine, Emory Endosurgery Unit, 1364 Clifton Rd, Ste H124, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Arch Surg 144:19-24; discussion 24. 2009
    ..Endoluminal therapies have emerged as adjuncts for the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) in select patients...
  18. ncbi request reprint Abnormal primary tissue collagen composition in the skin of recurrent incisional hernia patients
    Brent White
    Hernia Institute, Emory Endosurgery Unit, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Am Surg 73:1254-8. 2007
    ..Such a primary collagen defect, in addition to abnormal scar formation, likely plays a significant role in the pathogenesis of recurrent incisional hernias...
  19. ncbi request reprint Management of complex abdominal wall defects using acellular porcine dermal collagen
    Luis Felipe Chavarriaga
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am Surg 76:96-100. 2010
    ..Encapsulation of the material was a major problem in cases with wound infection that required graft removal rather than local wound measures. Hernia recurrence and dehiscence of the graft were problems in noncompromised surgical fields...
  20. doi request reprint Transumbilical Gelport access technique for performing single incision laparoscopic surgery (SILS)
    Aziz M Merchant
    Emory Endosurgery Unit, Department of Surgery, Emory University, 1364 Clifton Road, Suite H 127, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 13:159-62. 2009
    ..This technique has been used successfully at our institution for a number of single incision laparoscopic procedures...
  21. doi request reprint Radiofrequency ablation of Barrett's esophagus: short-term results
    Shady M Eldaif
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:405-10; discussion 410-1. 2009
    ..This study evaluated the early results of a balloon-based catheter radiofrequency ablation (RFA) system in patients with medically refractory reflux symptoms and biopsy-proven BE...
  22. doi request reprint Single-incision laparoscopic right hemicolectomy for a colon mass
    Aziz M Merchant
    Department of Surgery, Emory Endosurgery Unit, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 52:1021-4. 2009
    ..Single-incision laparoscopy is being performed for a wide variety of procedures. We describe our technique of single-incision laparoscopic right hemicolectomy for a colon mass...
  23. doi request reprint Factors predicting the increased risk for return to the operating room in bariatric patients: a NSQIP database study
    Kalyana Nandipati
    Department of Surgery, Emory University Hospital, 1364 Clifton Rd, H 124, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Surg Endosc 27:1172-7. 2013
    ..The objective of the study was to assess the risk factors associated with return to the operating room in bariatric surgery patients...
  24. doi request reprint Counterclockwise rotation of Roux-en-Y limb significantly reduces internal herniation in laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (LRYGB)
    Kalyana C Nandipati
    Department of Surgery, Emory University, 1364 Clifton Rd, H 124, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 16:675-81. 2012
    ..Literature addressing the technique of Roux limb construction as a predisposing factor is sparse. The objective of this study is to evaluate the impact of Roux limb construction technique on the development of internal hernias...
  25. ncbi request reprint Ten-year follow-up of laparoscopic Heller myotomy for achalasia shows durability
    Louis O Jeansonne
    Emory Endosurgery Unit, 1364 Clifton Road NE, Suite H124, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Surg Endosc 21:1498-502. 2007
    ..Reports of long-term outcomes for laparoscopic Heller myotomy (LHM) are scarce. In this work, outcomes of LHM for achalasia in patients who underwent surgery more than 10 years prior were investigated...
  26. doi request reprint Incidence of delayed gastric emptying associated with revisional laparoscopic paraesophageal hernia repair
    Miller Carlton Hamrick
    Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 17:213-7. 2013
    ..Today, more surgeons are approaching recurrent PEHs laparoscopically, though few studies exist on the long-term results of these revisional operations, particularly regarding the incidence of postoperative delayed gastric emptying (DGE)...
  27. doi request reprint The risk of esophageal resection after esophagomyotomy for achalasia
    Shady M Eldaif
    Division of General Thoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:1558-62; discussion 1562-3. 2009
    ..However, in patients with a significantly dilated esophagus, many advocate esophageal resection thus forgoing an esophagomyotomy. The purpose of this study is to determine the esophagomyotomy failure rate in patients with achalasia...
  28. doi request reprint Laparoscopic versus open appendectomy: an analysis of outcomes in 17,199 patients using ACS/NSQIP
    Andrew J Page
    Emory Endosurgery Unit, Division of General and Gastrointestinal Surgery, 1364 Clifton Rd NE, Suite H 124, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 14:1955-62. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that laparoscopic appendectomy would have fewer infectious complications, superior perioperative outcomes, and decreased morbidity and mortality when compared to open appendectomy...
  29. ncbi request reprint Early effects of Helicobacter pylori infection in patients undergoing bariatric surgery
    Archana Ramaswamy
    Department of Surgery, Section of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Emory Bariatrics, Emory University, School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Arch Surg 139:1094-6. 2004
    ..Following weight loss surgery, many patients initially experience nonspecific foregut symptoms. Helicobacter pylori infection of the gastric remnant may be associated with foregut symptoms...
  30. ncbi request reprint Disparity between symptomatic and physiologic outcomes following esophageal lengthening procedures for antireflux surgery
    Edward Lin
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 8:31-9; discussion 38-9. 2004
    ..Although the Collis gastroplasty is conceptually appealing, these results call into question the liberal application of this technique during EGF...
  31. pmc Iatrogenic combined bile duct and right hepatic artery injury during single incision laparoscopic cholecystectomy
    Amareshwar Chiruvella
    Department of Surgery, Suite H 124, Emory University Hospital, 1364 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    JSLS 14:268-71. 2010
    ..Although the feasibility of this approach for a variety of procedures is currently being established, little data are available regarding safety...
  32. ncbi request reprint Gastrojejunostomy during laparoscopic gastric bypass: analysis of 3 techniques
    Rodrigo Gonzalez
    Emory Endosurgery Unit, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, 1364 Clifton Rd NE, Suite H 124 B, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Arch Surg 138:181-4. 2003
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Fas-mediated neutrophil apoptosis and associated A1 protein expression during systemic inflammation are regulated independently of both tumor necrosis factor receptors
    Joji Kotani
    Department of Surgery, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08903, USA
    Shock 19:201-7. 2003
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Model for teaching laparoscopic colectomy to surgical residents
    Edward Lin
    Department of Surgery, W 248, New York Hospital Medical Center of Queens, 56 45 Main Street, Flushing, NY 11355, USA
    Am J Surg 186:45-8. 2003
    ..This study was undertaken to determine the impact that a resident teaching model for advanced laparoscopic skills has on performance, using outcome for laparoscopic colectomy as an indicator of efficacy...
  35. doi request reprint Impact of operative duration on postoperative pulmonary complications in laparoscopic versus open colectomy
    Rachel M Owen
    Division of General and Gastrointestinal Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, 1364 Clifton Road NE, Suite H 124, Atlanta, GA, 30322, US
    Surg Endosc 27:3555-63. 2013
    ..The direct impact of operative duration on postoperative pulmonary complications (PPC) following LC versus OC has not been analyzed...
  36. pmc Determinants and functional significance of renal parenchymal volume in adults
    Samuel Johnson
    Renal Division, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 6:70-6. 2011
    ..The significance of renal parenchymal volume and the factors that influence it are poorly understood...
  37. pmc Alterations in immunocyte tumor necrosis factor receptor and apoptosis in patients with congestive heart failure
    Vishnu K Rumalla
    Division of Surgical Sciences, Department of Surgery, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08903 0019, USA
    Ann Surg 236:254-60. 2002
    ..To examine systemic immune cell proinflammatory receptor expression and apoptosis in patients with congestive heart failure (CHF)...
  38. ncbi request reprint Noninvasive imaging of liver transplant complications
    Wael E A Saad
    Vascular Interventional Radiology Section, Department of Imaging Sciences, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14618, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 10:191-206. 2007
    ..Sequelae of hepatic artery stenosis including biliary necrosis will also be reviewed briefly...