Lee Kaplan

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Body weight regulation and obesity
    Lee M Kaplan
    MGH Weight Center and Gastrointestinal Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston 02114, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 7:443-51. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Coding and reimbursement for weight loss surgery: best practice recommendations
    Lee M Kaplan
    Massachusetts General Hospital Weight Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, 50 Staniford Street, Fourth Floor, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Obes Res 13:290-300. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Pharmacological therapies for obesity
    Lee M Kaplan
    Massachusetts General Hospital Weight Center, Department of Medicine and Gastrointestinal Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 50 Staniford Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Gastroenterol Clin North Am 34:91-104. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Case records of the Massachusetts General Hospital. Case 31-2006. A 15-year-old girl with severe obesity
    Alison G Hoppin
    Department of Pediatrics, Massachusetts General Hospital, USA
    N Engl J Med 355:1593-602. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Pharmacologic therapies for obesity
    Lee M Kaplan
    MGH Weight Center and Gastrointestinal Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 50 Staniford Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Gastroenterol Clin North Am 39:69-79. 2010
  6. pmc Isolated duodenal exclusion increases energy expenditure and improves glucose homeostasis in diet-induced obese rats
    Rodrigo Munoz
    Obesity, Metabolism and Nutritional Institute and Gastrointestinal Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02129, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 303:R985-93. 2012
  7. pmc Melanocortin-4 receptor signaling is required for weight loss after gastric bypass surgery
    Ida J Hatoum
    Massachusetts General Hospital, 149 13th Street, Room 8219, Charlestown, Massachusetts 02129, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 97:E1023-31. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Gastrointestinal management of the bariatric surgery patient
    Lee M Kaplan
    Massachusetts General Hospital Weight Center, Gastrointestinal Unit and Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 50 Staniford Street, 4th Floor, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Gastroenterol Clin North Am 34:105-25. 2005
  9. doi request reprint Best practices in policy and access (coding and reimbursement) for weight loss surgery
    Scott A Shikora
    Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:918-23. 2009
  10. 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

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Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Body weight regulation and obesity
    Lee M Kaplan
    MGH Weight Center and Gastrointestinal Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston 02114, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 7:443-51. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Coding and reimbursement for weight loss surgery: best practice recommendations
    Lee M Kaplan
    Massachusetts General Hospital Weight Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, 50 Staniford Street, Fourth Floor, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Obes Res 13:290-300. 2005
    ..To review the use and usefulness of billing codes for services related to weight loss surgery (WLS) and to examine third party reimbursement policies for these services...
  3. ncbi request reprint Pharmacological therapies for obesity
    Lee M Kaplan
    Massachusetts General Hospital Weight Center, Department of Medicine and Gastrointestinal Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 50 Staniford Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Gastroenterol Clin North Am 34:91-104. 2005
    ..The accelerating emergence of new medications will facilitate the development of such effective combinations...
  4. ncbi request reprint Case records of the Massachusetts General Hospital. Case 31-2006. A 15-year-old girl with severe obesity
    Alison G Hoppin
    Department of Pediatrics, Massachusetts General Hospital, USA
    N Engl J Med 355:1593-602. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Pharmacologic therapies for obesity
    Lee M Kaplan
    MGH Weight Center and Gastrointestinal Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 50 Staniford Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Gastroenterol Clin North Am 39:69-79. 2010
    ....
  6. pmc Isolated duodenal exclusion increases energy expenditure and improves glucose homeostasis in diet-induced obese rats
    Rodrigo Munoz
    Obesity, Metabolism and Nutritional Institute and Gastrointestinal Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02129, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 303:R985-93. 2012
    ..Their selective manipulation could provide effective new therapies for obesity and diabetes that mimic the benefits of RYGB...
  7. pmc Melanocortin-4 receptor signaling is required for weight loss after gastric bypass surgery
    Ida J Hatoum
    Massachusetts General Hospital, 149 13th Street, Room 8219, Charlestown, Massachusetts 02129, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 97:E1023-31. 2012
    ..Recent evidence indicates that RYGB effects weight loss through multiple physiological mechanisms, including changes in energy expenditure, food intake, food preference, and reward pathways...
  8. ncbi request reprint Gastrointestinal management of the bariatric surgery patient
    Lee M Kaplan
    Massachusetts General Hospital Weight Center, Gastrointestinal Unit and Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 50 Staniford Street, 4th Floor, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Gastroenterol Clin North Am 34:105-25. 2005
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Best practices in policy and access (coding and reimbursement) for weight loss surgery
    Scott A Shikora
    Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:918-23. 2009
    ..However, access to WLS often varies by payer and region. Currently, there are no uniform criteria for determining patient appropriateness for surgery...
  10. 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...
  11. ncbi request reprint Case records of the Massachusetts General Hospital. Weekly clinicopathological exercises. Case 25-2004. A 49-year-old woman with severe obesity, diabetes, and hypertension
    Janey S Pratt
    Weight Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, USA
    N Engl J Med 351:696-705. 2004
  12. pmc An endoluminal sleeve induces substantial weight loss and normalizes glucose homeostasis in rats with diet-induced obesity
    Vincent Aguirre
    Gastrointestinal Unit and MGH Weight Center, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:2585-92. 2008
    ..Since the ELS device is amenable to endoscopic placement, it may offer a valuable alternative to more invasive surgical approaches in selected patients with obesity and its metabolic complications...
  13. doi request reprint Roux-en-Y gastric bypass enhances energy expenditure and extends lifespan in diet-induced obese rats
    Nicholas Stylopoulos
    Gastrointestinal Unit and MGH Weight Center, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:1839-47. 2009
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Capacity for physical activity predicts weight loss after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
    Ida J Hatoum
    Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, MGH Weight Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:92-9. 2009
    ..Limited physical activity may be particularly important because it represents an opportunity for potentially meaningful pre- and postsurgical intervention to maximize weight loss following RYGB...
  15. pmc Effect of weight loss after weight loss surgery on plasma N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide levels
    Annabel Chen-Tournoux
    Cardiology Division, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Cardiol 106:1450-5. 2010
    ..These findings suggest a direct, reversible relation between obesity and reduced natriuretic peptide levels...
  16. pmc Common body mass index-associated variants confer risk of extreme obesity
    Chris Cotsapas
    Center for Human Genetic Research, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Hum Mol Genet 18:3502-7. 2009
    ..Our results suggest that variants influencing BMI also contribute to severe obesity, a condition at the extreme of the phenotypic spectrum rather than a distinct condition...
  17. pmc Heritability of the weight loss response to gastric bypass surgery
    Ida J Hatoum
    Gastrointestinal Metabolism Laboratory and Gastrointestinal Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:E1630-3. 2011
    ..RYGB is highly effective, but the response in individual patients varies widely, and clinical predictors have been able to explain only a fraction of this variation...
  18. doi request reprint Endoscopic interventions for weight loss surgery
    James C Ellsmere
    Section of Minimally Invasive Surgery, Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:929-33. 2009
    ..These interventions should be a high priority for development and investigation...
  19. ncbi request reprint Report of the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) Institute Obesity Task Force
    Lee M Kaplan
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Gastroenterology 132:2272-5. 2007

Research Grants3

  1. WEIGHT CONNECTION: WEIGHT LOSS MAINTANANCE USING THE WEB
    Lee Kaplan; Fiscal Year: 2001
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