D B Jones

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Best practice recommendations for surgical care in weight loss surgery
    John Kelly
    Department of Surgery, University of Massachusetts Medical Center, 67 Belmont Street, Worcester, MA 01545, USA
    Obes Res 13:227-33. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Video trainers, simulation and virtual reality: a new paradigm for surgical training
    Daniel B Jones
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Asian J Surg 30:6-12. 2007
  3. pmc Safety and effectiveness of bariatric surgery: Roux-en-y gastric bypass is superior to gastric banding in the management of morbidly obese patients: a response
    Sunil Bhoyrul
    Dept, of Surgery, Scripps Memorial Hospital, La Jolla, CA, USA
    Patient Saf Surg 3:17. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic totally extraperitoneal versus Lichtenstein herniorrhaphy: cost comparison at teaching hospitals
    Benjamin E Schneider
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, USA
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 13:261-7. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Optimal management of the morbidly obese patient. SAGES appropriateness conference statement
    D B Jones
    Harvard Medical School, Section of Minimally Invasive Surgery, Bariatric Program, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Surg Endosc 18:1029-37. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic surgery for obesity
    Daniel B Jones
    Bariatric Program, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Asian J Surg 29:217-22. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint The circular stapler for the gastrojejunostomy in laparoscopic gastric bypass
    Daniel B Jones
    Harvard Medical School, Minimally Invasive Surgical Services Boston, MA, USA
    Obes Surg 15:1102-3. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Accuracy and effectiveness of laparoscopic vs open hepatic radiofrequency ablation
    D J Scott
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75235-9092, USA
    Surg Endosc 15:135-40. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass using the porcine model
    D J Scott
    Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas 75390-9092, USA
    Obes Surg 11:46-53. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Improving operative performance using a laparoscopic hernia simulator
    E C Hamilton
    Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390-9092, USA
    Am J Surg 182:725-8. 2001

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Publications66

  1. ncbi request reprint Best practice recommendations for surgical care in weight loss surgery
    John Kelly
    Department of Surgery, University of Massachusetts Medical Center, 67 Belmont Street, Worcester, MA 01545, USA
    Obes Res 13:227-33. 2005
    ..To establish evidence-based guidelines for best practices for surgical care in weight loss surgery (WLS)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Video trainers, simulation and virtual reality: a new paradigm for surgical training
    Daniel B Jones
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Asian J Surg 30:6-12. 2007
  3. pmc Safety and effectiveness of bariatric surgery: Roux-en-y gastric bypass is superior to gastric banding in the management of morbidly obese patients: a response
    Sunil Bhoyrul
    Dept, of Surgery, Scripps Memorial Hospital, La Jolla, CA, USA
    Patient Saf Surg 3:17. 2009
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic totally extraperitoneal versus Lichtenstein herniorrhaphy: cost comparison at teaching hospitals
    Benjamin E Schneider
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, USA
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 13:261-7. 2003
    ..The TEP repair results in faster recuperation. Patient preference and faster recuperation may offset the increased cost associated with laparoscopic hernia repair...
  5. ncbi request reprint Optimal management of the morbidly obese patient. SAGES appropriateness conference statement
    D B Jones
    Harvard Medical School, Section of Minimally Invasive Surgery, Bariatric Program, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Surg Endosc 18:1029-37. 2004
    ..The purpose of the SAGES Appropriateness Conference was to summarize the state of the art for open and laparoscopic operations for the morbidly obese...
  6. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic surgery for obesity
    Daniel B Jones
    Bariatric Program, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Asian J Surg 29:217-22. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint The circular stapler for the gastrojejunostomy in laparoscopic gastric bypass
    Daniel B Jones
    Harvard Medical School, Minimally Invasive Surgical Services Boston, MA, USA
    Obes Surg 15:1102-3. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Accuracy and effectiveness of laparoscopic vs open hepatic radiofrequency ablation
    D J Scott
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75235-9092, USA
    Surg Endosc 15:135-40. 2001
    ..The physiologic effects of laparoscopy may alter ablation shape and warm-up time. Additional studies are needed to establish effective ways of achieving complete tumor destruction...
  9. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass using the porcine model
    D J Scott
    Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas 75390-9092, USA
    Obes Surg 11:46-53. 2001
    ..Despite the anatomic limitations, the porcine model was well-suited for skill development and evaluation of techniques for performing the LRYGBP operation...
  10. ncbi request reprint Improving operative performance using a laparoscopic hernia simulator
    E C Hamilton
    Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390-9092, USA
    Am J Surg 182:725-8. 2001
    ..02). CONCLUSIONS: A multimodality laparoscopic TEP hernia curriculum improves residents' knowledge of the TEP hernia repair and comfort in performing the procedure, and may also improve actual operative performance...
  11. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative ultrasound and prophylactic ursodiol for gallstone prevention following laparoscopic gastric bypass
    D J Scott
    Southwestern Center for Surgery for Obesity, Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75235 9092, USA
    Surg Endosc 17:1796-802. 2003
    ..Previous studies have shown that ursodiol decreases gallstone formation from 32% to 2% following open gastric bypass, but no data exist on laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (LRYGB) using intraoperative ultrasound (IOUS) screening...
  12. ncbi request reprint Surgeon workload and motion efficiency with robot and human laparoscopic camera control
    G V Kondraske
    Department of Surgery, Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 9092, USA
    Surg Endosc 16:1523-7. 2002
    ..Therefore, we setout to investigate the impact of RACC of surgeon motion efficiency...
  13. ncbi request reprint Clinical predictors of leak after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass for morbid obesity
    E C Hamilton
    Clinical Center for the Surgical Management of Obesity and the Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, 75390, USA
    Surg Endosc 17:679-84. 2003
    ..Contrast studies may underdiagnose leaks, forcing surgeons to rely solely on clinical data. This study was designed to evaluate various clinical signs for detecting leakage after LRYGB...
  14. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic skills training
    L Villegas
    Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Avenue, Harvard Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Surg Endosc 17:1879-88. 2003
  15. ncbi request reprint Benchmarking hospital outcomes for laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding
    M A Edwards
    Department of Surgery, Medical College of Georgia, 1120 15th Street, BI 4072, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Surg Endosc 21:1950-6. 2007
    ..This study aimed to benchmark the authors' initial hospital experience to FDA research trials and evidence-based literature...
  16. ncbi request reprint Patients with neuroglycopenia after gastric bypass surgery have exaggerated incretin and insulin secretory responses to a mixed meal
    A B Goldfine
    Joslin Diabetes Center, One Joslin Place, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:4678-85. 2007
    ..The etiology of the syndrome and metabolic characteristics remain incompletely understood. Recent studies suggest that levels of incretin hormones are increased after GB and may promote excessive beta-cell function and/or growth...
  17. ncbi request reprint Simulated laparoscopy using a head-mounted display vs traditional video monitor: an assessment of performance and muscle fatigue
    S K Maithel
    Department of Minimally Invasive Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Surg Endosc 19:406-11. 2005
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint The effect of hepatic inflow occlusion on laparoscopic radiofrequency ablation using simulated tumors
    D J Scott
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75235 9092, USA
    Surg Endosc 16:1286-91. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the effect of hepatic inflow occlusion (the Pringle maneuver) on laparoscopic radiofrequency (RF) ablation...
  19. ncbi request reprint Surgical aspects and future developments of laparoscopy
    S B Jones
    Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Management, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Anesthesiol Clin North America 19:107-24. 2001
    ..With patient and surgeon expectation of no pain or nausea and early discharge, anesthetic choices become vital for the ultimate success of the procedure...
  20. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic skills training
    D J Scott
    Department of Surgery, Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75235-9092, USA
    Am J Surg 182:137-42. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: Inexperienced subjects benefit the most from skills training. For maximal benefit, we recommend that each task be practiced for at least 30 to 35 repetitions...
  21. ncbi request reprint The impact of intense laparoscopic skills training on the operative performance of urology residents
    O Traxer
    Department of Urology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, Texas, USA
    J Urol 166:1658-61. 2001
    ..In this pilot study the magnitude of improvement was independent of additional training in laparoscopic skills. Educational curriculum should include in vivo practice in addition to skills training...
  22. doi request reprint Seasoned surgeons assessed in a laparoscopic surgical crisis
    Kinga Powers
    Section of Minimally Invasive Surgery, Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 13:994-1003. 2009
    ..Our aim was to compare technical and team performance of surgeons of different ages in a simulated laparoscopic surgical crisis and validate a potential recredentialing tool for surgeons...
  23. ncbi request reprint Understanding patients' value of weight loss and expectations for bariatric surgery
    Christina C Wee
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Avenue, Rose 115, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Obes Surg 16:496-500. 2006
    ..Few studies examine patients' expectations for bariatric surgery or the value patients place on weight loss...
  24. ncbi request reprint Effective surgical treatment of diabetes for the obese patient
    George L Blackburn
    Harvard Medical School, Center for Study of Nutrition Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 6:85-7. 2006
  25. ncbi request reprint Training methods for minimally invasive bariatric surgery
    Thomas McIntyre
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Surg Technol Int 14:57-60. 2005
    ..Each of these training paradigms is examined, as well as the available data that compare their effectiveness...
  26. doi request reprint Description and validation of the Pelv-Sim: a training model designed to improve gynecologic minimally invasive suturing skills
    Deborah Arden
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 15:707-11. 2008
    ....
  27. doi request reprint Expert panel on weight loss surgery: executive report update
    George L Blackburn
    Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:842-62. 2009
    ..We expect them to have far-reaching effects of the development of health care policy and the practice of WLS...
  28. doi request reprint Malpractice carrier underwrites Fundamentals of Laparoscopic Surgery training and testing: a benchmark for patient safety
    Alexandre Y Derevianko
    Section of Minimally Invasive Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Surg Endosc 24:616-23. 2010
    ..The study investigated the participating surgeons' pattern of MIS skills acquisition, subjective laparoscopic comfort level, operative activity, and perception of the FLS role in surgical education, credentialing, and patient safety...
  29. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopy alone is superior to peritoneal cytology in staging gastric and esophageal carcinoma
    M B Wilkiemeyer
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Surg Endosc 18:852-6. 2004
    ..We hypothesize that the addition of cytologic washings to a standardized staging laparoscopy is unnecessary for the identification of intraabdominal metastasis in patients with gastric/esophageal cancer...
  30. doi request reprint Framing family conversation after early diagnosis of iatrogenic injury and incidental findings
    Limaris Barrios
    Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Surg Endosc 23:2535-42. 2009
    ..Surgeons are rarely formally trained in giving bad news to patients. The aim of our study was to examine and compare techniques of disclosure of iatrogenic and incidental operative findings among surgical residents...
  31. doi request reprint Cardiac remodeling after substantial weight loss: a prospective cardiac magnetic resonance study after bariatric surgery
    Rahul R Jhaveri
    Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 5:648-52. 2009
    ..Using volumetric cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) imaging, we studied changes in cardiac anatomy and systolic function in women undergoing substantial weight loss in a university hospital...
  32. doi request reprint Factors affecting rejection of bariatric patients from an academic weight loss program
    Shawn Tsuda
    Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 5:199-202. 2009
    ..Few studies have reported on the frequency or reasons for patients not being accepted for surgery among high-volume academic bariatric programs...
  33. doi request reprint Best practice updates for surgical care in weight loss surgery
    John J Kelly
    Department of Surgery, University of Massachusetts Medical Center, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:863-70. 2009
    ..Key factors in patient safety include surgical risk factors, type of procedure, surgeon training, and facility certification...
  34. ncbi request reprint Comparison of video trainer and virtual reality training systems on acquisition of laparoscopic skills
    E C Hamilton
    Department of Surgery, Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Surg Endosc 16:406-11. 2002
    ..Furthermore, training on a minimally invasive surgery trainer, virtual reality system may improve operative performance during laparoscopic cholecystectomy...
  35. ncbi request reprint Use of fibrin sealant in laparoscopic gastric bypass for the morbidly obese
    Meng G Martin Lee
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Obes Surg 14:1321-6. 2004
    ..This paper discusses the biological and clinical evidence for use of fibrin sealant in laparoscopic gastric bypass...
  36. ncbi request reprint Routine upper gastrointestinal Gastrografin swallow after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
    Thomas L Sims
    Southwestern Center for Surgery for Obesity, Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75235 9092, USA
    Obes Surg 13:66-72. 2003
    ..The aim of our study was to determine the efficacy of routine imaging following LRYGBP...
  37. ncbi request reprint Intussusception after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass for morbid obesity: case report and literature review of rare complication
    Michael A Edwards
    Department of Surgery, Harvard University Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 2:483-9. 2006
    ..Management should include the early involvement of a bariatric surgeon. We describe the clinical and radiologic presentation of a case of jejunojejunal intussusception 4 years after open Roux-en-Y gastric bypass...
  38. ncbi request reprint Simulated laparoscopic operating room crisis: An approach to enhance the surgical team performance
    Kinga A Powers
    Section of Minimally Invasive Surgery, Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    Surg Endosc 22:885-900. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to develop and validate a high-fidelity simulation model of a laparoscopic crisis scenario in a mock endosuite environment...
  39. pmc Immune thrombocytopenic purpura during pregnancy: laparoscopic treatment
    B V Anglin
    Department of Hematology/Oncology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas 75235-9092, USA
    JSLS 5:63-7. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: Immune thrombocytopenia purpura can be an indication for splenectomy. As demonstrated in appendectomy, cholecystectomy, and our case presentation, laparoscopic splenectomy can be safely performed during pregnancy...
  40. doi request reprint The effect of defined auditory conditions versus mental loading on the laparoscopic motor skill performance of experts
    Claudius Conrad
    Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Surg Endosc 24:1347-52. 2010
    ..Music and noise are frequent occurrences in the operating room. To date, the effects of these auditory conditions on the performance of laparoscopic surgery experts have not been evaluated...
  41. doi request reprint Best practice updates for weight loss surgery data collection
    Matthew M Hutter
    Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:924-8. 2009
    ..Quality indicators, including metrics on processes of care and determination of outliers, need to be established and monitored to advance patient safety and quality improvement...
  42. ncbi request reprint Integrating simulation in surgery as a teaching tool and credentialing standard
    Scott T Rehrig
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Shapiro TCC 355, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 12:222-33. 2008
    ..With the advent of accredited skills-training centers endorsed by the American College of Surgeons, simulation will be the catalyst for these continuing changes...
  43. ncbi request reprint Comparison of acustimulation and ondansetron for the treatment of established postoperative nausea and vomiting
    Margarita Coloma
    Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Management, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390 9068, USA
    Anesthesiology 97:1387-92. 2002
    ....
  44. doi request reprint A perioperative team approach to treating patients undergoing laparoscopic bariatric surgery
    Angi Walsh
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston MA, USA
    AORN J 88:59-64. 2008
    ..The words coordinate, educate, accommodate, facilitate, and communicate describe the multidisciplinary process that is necessary to provide quality, safe patient care with positive outcomes...
  45. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic gastric bypass surgery: outcomes
    Benjamin E Schneider
    Division of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachussets 02215, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 13:247-55. 2003
  46. ncbi request reprint Assessment of basic human performance resources predicts operative performance of laparoscopic surgery
    Matthew T Gettman
    Department of Urology, Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 197:489-96. 2003
    ....
  47. ncbi request reprint Is laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair an operation of the past?
    Lorelei J Grunwaldt
    Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 200:616-20. 2005
  48. ncbi request reprint Basic ultrasound curriculum for medical students: validation of content and phantom
    Min C Yoo
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Texas, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 14:374-9. 2004
    ..Basic sonographic physics, imaging, and interpretation can be effectively taught to medical students during a short training session...
  49. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic Heller myotomy with bolstering partial posterior fundoplication for achalasia
    Leonardo Villegas
    Southwestern Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, Texas 75235, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 13:1-4. 2003
    ..The ideal antireflux procedure following laparoscopic Heller myotomy for achalasia is controversial. We present a novel laparoscopic technique of partial posterior fundoplication to bolster the myotomy...
  50. pmc Efficacy of a prototype endoscope with two deflecting working channels for endoscopic submucosal dissection: a prospective, comparative, ex vivo study
    Suck Ho Lee
    Department of Gastroenterology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 72:155-60. 2010
    ..Optimizing the visualization of the cutting line of the submucosal layer is essential to performing an effective and safe endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD)...
  51. ncbi request reprint Staple-line buttressing material in gastric-bypass surgery
    Meng G Martin Lee
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Department of Surgery, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Expert Rev Med Devices 2:599-603. 2005
    ..Fibrin sealant and bovine pericardium have been used to reinforce the anastomosis in order to decrease the rate of this dreaded complication. This review will summarize current literature on the subject...
  52. ncbi request reprint Financial impact of obesity and bariatric surgery
    Kinga A Powers
    Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Med Clin North Am 91:321-38, ix. 2007
    ..It addresses the medical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of bariatric surgery and the new regulations and accreditations for bariatric surgery programs...
  53. ncbi request reprint Novel virtual Lap-Band simulator could promote patient safety
    Suvranu De
    Department of Mechanical Aerospace and Nuclear Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY 12180, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 132:98-100. 2008
    ..The virtual Lap-Band model has been implemented into a complete graphics-haptics-physics-based system with two PHANToM Omni devices (from Sensible Technologies) being used for real-time bimanual interaction with force feedback...
  54. ncbi request reprint Anastomotic leak following antecolic versus retrocolic laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass for morbid obesity
    Michael A Edwards
    Assistance Professor of Surgery, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA, USA
    Obes Surg 17:292-7. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze our experience with anastomotic leaks following LRYGBP with an antecolic- versus retrocolic-routed Roux limb...
  55. ncbi request reprint Can surgeons think and operate with haptics at the same time?
    Caroline G L Cao
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Tufts University, 200 College Ave, Medford, MA 02155, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 11:1564-9. 2007
    ..This effect is greater for more experienced surgeons than less experienced ones, indicating greater spare cognitive capacity in surgeons with more experience...
  56. ncbi request reprint Simulation of bleeding during laparoscopic herniorrhaphy
    Lakshminarasimhan Raghupathi
    Virtual Environment Lab, Department of Electrical Engineering, The University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX 76019, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 85:382-7. 2002
    ..The various approaches used in previous research work are reviewed and our present approach is justified. Physically based fluid models used in computer graphics are used to simulate bleeding...
  57. ncbi request reprint The American College of Surgeons Bariatric Surgery Center Network: establishing standards
    Bruce Schirmer
    ACS Bariatric Surgery Center Network, USA
    Bull Am Coll Surg 92:21-7. 2007
  58. ncbi request reprint Construct and face validity and task workload for laparoscopic camera navigation: virtual reality versus videotrainer systems at the SAGES Learning Center
    Dimitrios Stefanidis
    Department of General Surgery Division of Gastrointestinal and Minimally Invasive Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC, USA
    Surg Endosc 21:1158-64. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to compare the construct and face validity, as well as workload, of two previously validated virtual reality (VR) and videotrainer (VT) systems...
  59. ncbi request reprint Multicenter construct validity for southwestern laparoscopic videotrainer stations
    James R Korndorffer
    Tulane Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112 2699, USA
    J Surg Res 128:114-9. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the Southwestern stations for construct validity (the ability to discriminate between subjects at different levels of experience)...
  60. ncbi request reprint Anesthetic considerations for bariatric surgery
    Babatunde O Ogunnaike
    Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Management, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, 75390, USA
    Anesth Analg 95:1793-805. 2002
  61. ncbi request reprint Improved virtual surgical cutting based on physical experiments
    Yi Je Lim
    Department of Mechanical, Aerospace and Nuclear Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY 12180, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 111:301-7. 2005
    ..In this paper we enhance a geometrically efficient cutting algorithm by including physical information from actual cutting experiments...
  62. ncbi request reprint Adaptive hybrid interpolation techniques for direct Haptic rendering of isosurfaces
    Ganesh Sankaranarayanan
    Virtual Environment Lab, Department of Electrical Engineering, The University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX 76019, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 85:448-54. 2002
    ..This approach gives continuity in surfaces as well as better capture of isosurface features of the medical dataset. The detailed algorithm is presented along with the description of results from haptically rendering medical datasets...
  63. ncbi request reprint Measurement of the mechanical response of intra-abdominal organs of fresh human cadavers for use in surgical simulation
    Yi Je Lim
    Department of Mechanical, Aerospace and Nuclear Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY 12180, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 119:322-7. 2006
    ....
  64. ncbi request reprint Research in bariatric surgery
    George L Blackburn
    JAMA 295:2355-6; author reply 2356. 2006
  65. doi request reprint Ultrasound-guided breast biopsy curriculum for surgical residents
    Susan J Hoover
    Department of Interdisciplinary Oncology, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida 33612 9497, USA
    Surg Innov 15:52-8. 2008
    ..Resident feedback was positive and emphasized the importance of this training in surgical residency curriculums...
  66. 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...