Robert E Brolin

Summary

Affiliation: Saint Peter's University Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Malabsorptive gastric bypass in patients with superobesity
    Robert E Brolin
    Department of Surgery, St Peter s University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ 08903, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 6:195-203; discussion 204-5. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Bariatric surgery and long-term control of morbid obesity
    Robert E Brolin
    Bariatric Surgery, Saint Peter s University Hospital, 254 Easton Ave, New Brunswick, NJ 08903, USA
    JAMA 288:2793-6. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint True fractional calcium absorption is decreased after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery
    Claudia S Riedt
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers University, 96 Lipman Drive, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:1940-8. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Weight loss outcome of revisional bariatric operations varies according to the primary procedure
    Robert E Brolin
    Department of Surgery, University Medical Center at Princeton, Princeton, New Jersey, USA
    Ann Surg 248:227-32. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Weight loss and calcium intake influence calcium absorption in overweight postmenopausal women
    Mariana Cifuentes
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 80:123-30. 2004
  6. doi request reprint Elective laparoscopy for herald symptoms of mesenteric/internal hernia after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
    Alok D Gandhi
    Bariatric Surgery, University Medical Center at Princeton, Princeton, New Jersey, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 5:144-9; discussion 149. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Impact of technological advances on complications of revisional bariatric operations
    Robert E Brolin
    Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical School, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 206:1137-44. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Blood lead levels and bone turnover with weight reduction in women
    Claudia S Riedt
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers University, 96 Lipman Drive, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 19:90-6. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Adding malabsorption for weight loss failure after gastric bypass
    Robert E Brolin
    Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical School, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Surg Endosc 21:1924-6. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Rationale for reversal of failed bariatric operations
    Robert E Brolin
    Department of Surgery, University Medical Center at Princeton, Princeton, New Jersey 08540, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 5:673-6. 2009

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Publications24

  1. ncbi request reprint Malabsorptive gastric bypass in patients with superobesity
    Robert E Brolin
    Department of Surgery, St Peter s University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ 08903, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 6:195-203; discussion 204-5. 2002
    ..We conclude that some degree of malabsorption should be incorporated into bariatric operations performed in superobese patients to achieve satisfactory long-term weight loss...
  2. ncbi request reprint Bariatric surgery and long-term control of morbid obesity
    Robert E Brolin
    Bariatric Surgery, Saint Peter s University Hospital, 254 Easton Ave, New Brunswick, NJ 08903, USA
    JAMA 288:2793-6. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint True fractional calcium absorption is decreased after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery
    Claudia S Riedt
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers University, 96 Lipman Drive, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:1940-8. 2006
    ..Inadequate calcium (Ca) intake and metabolic bone disease can occur after gastric bypass. To our knowledge, whether malabsorption of Ca contributes to an altered Ca metabolism in the RYGB patient has not been addressed previously...
  4. doi request reprint Weight loss outcome of revisional bariatric operations varies according to the primary procedure
    Robert E Brolin
    Department of Surgery, University Medical Center at Princeton, Princeton, New Jersey, USA
    Ann Surg 248:227-32. 2008
    ..Revisional bariatric operations performed for weight loss failure are frequently associated with inconsistent weight reduction and serious perioperative complications...
  5. ncbi request reprint Weight loss and calcium intake influence calcium absorption in overweight postmenopausal women
    Mariana Cifuentes
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 80:123-30. 2004
    ..Weight loss (WL) reduces bone mass and increases fracture risk. Mechanisms regulating calcium metabolism during WL are unclear...
  6. doi request reprint Elective laparoscopy for herald symptoms of mesenteric/internal hernia after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
    Alok D Gandhi
    Bariatric Surgery, University Medical Center at Princeton, Princeton, New Jersey, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 5:144-9; discussion 149. 2009
    ..Because MIH is a potentially life-threatening complication, we hypothesized that elective repair of MIH before developing acute SBO could decrease morbidity in this population...
  7. doi request reprint Impact of technological advances on complications of revisional bariatric operations
    Robert E Brolin
    Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical School, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 206:1137-44. 2008
    ..Several parameters were analyzed to determine whether experience, coupled with technical innovation, reduced complications after these high-risk procedures...
  8. doi request reprint Blood lead levels and bone turnover with weight reduction in women
    Claudia S Riedt
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers University, 96 Lipman Drive, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 19:90-6. 2009
    ..273, P<0.02), however, this association was no longer present after 6 months. Severe weight reduction in obese women increases skeletal bone mobilization and BPb, but values remain well below levels defined as Pb overexposure...
  9. ncbi request reprint Adding malabsorption for weight loss failure after gastric bypass
    Robert E Brolin
    Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical School, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Surg Endosc 21:1924-6. 2007
    ..To present a technique of revisional RY gastric bypass in patients with unsatisfactory weight loss after primary gastric bariatric operations...
  10. doi request reprint Rationale for reversal of failed bariatric operations
    Robert E Brolin
    Department of Surgery, University Medical Center at Princeton, Princeton, New Jersey 08540, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 5:673-6. 2009
    ..No guidelines are available to assist surgeons in determining whether reversal is appropriate for patients with problematic bariatric operations...
  11. doi request reprint Revisional operations for marginal ulcer after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
    Rohit A Patel
    Department of Surgery, University Medical Center at Princeton, Princeton, New Jersey 08536, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 5:317-22. 2009
    ..Marginal ulcer is a potentially serious complication of Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB). This study reviewed 1 surgeon's experience with 39 revisional operations for intractable marginal ulcer after primary RYGB...
  12. doi request reprint Treatment of gastric leaks after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: a paradigm shift
    Robert E Brolin
    Department of Surgery, University Medical Center at Princeton, Princeton, New Jersey 08844, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 9:229-33. 2013
    ..During the past decade, nonoperative treatment of leaks after bariatric surgery has been deemed acceptable in selected patients. The setting of our study was 2 university affiliated hospitals...
  13. doi request reprint Reinventing the bariatric wheel: what we know, thought we knew and hope to learn
    Robert E Brolin
    Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical School, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 4:563-6. 2008
  14. ncbi request reprint Complications of combined gastric restrictive and malabsorptive procedures: Part 1
    Piotr Gorecki
    Division of Laparoscopic Surgery, Department of Surgery, New York Methodist Hospital Brooklyn, New York, USA
    Curr Surg 60:138-44. 2003
  15. ncbi request reprint Complications at gastrojejunostomy after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: comparison between 21- and 25-mm circular staplers
    W Jay Suggs
    Department of Surgery, University Medical Center at Princeton, Princeton, New Jersey 08852, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 3:508-14. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the complication rate of GJ performed with the 21- and 25-mm circular staplers...
  16. ncbi request reprint Bone and gastric bypass surgery: effects of dietary calcium and vitamin D
    Lisa R Goode
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901, USA
    Obes Res 12:40-7. 2004
    ..To examine bone mass and metabolism in women who had previously undergone Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) and determine the effect of supplementation with calcium (Ca) and vitamin D...
  17. ncbi request reprint Isoproterenol decreases leptin release from rat and human adipose tissue through posttranscriptional mechanisms
    Matthew R Ricci
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers Univeristy, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 288:E798-804. 2005
    ..Furthermore, the rat does not provide an ideal model to study mechanisms of cellular leptin regulation in humans...
  18. pmc Weight gain after short- and long-limb gastric bypass in patients followed for longer than 10 years
    Robert E Brolin
    Ann Surg 246:163-4; author reply 164. 2007
  19. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic injection of fibrin sealant in repair of gastrojejunostomy leak after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
    Christopher Kowalski
    Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 3:438-42. 2007
    ..Because operative repair of acute leaks is usually unsuccessful, these patients often require prolonged hospitalization with drainage and parenteral hyperalimentation...
  20. ncbi request reprint Long limb Roux en Y gastric bypass revisited
    Robert E Brolin
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 200 Lothrop Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 2582, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 85:807-17, vii. 2005
    ..This article discusses the current status of long limb Roux-en-Y gastric bypass in the context of weight loss, metabolic sequelae and CPT coding...
  21. pmc Laparoscopic verses open gastric bypass to treat morbid obesity
    Robert E Brolin
    Ann Surg 239:438-40. 2004
  22. ncbi request reprint Binge eating among gastric bypass patients at long-term follow-up
    Melissa A Kalarchian
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Obes Surg 12:270-5. 2002
    ..A second objective was to examine the relationship of postoperative binge eating to surgery outcome...
  23. ncbi request reprint Postoperative complications in the context of risk:benefit
    Robert E Brolin
    University Medical Center at Princeton, Princeton, New Jersey, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 1:343-7. 2005
  24. ncbi request reprint Research considerations in obesity surgery
    John G Kral
    American Society for Bariatric Surgery, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Obes Res 10:63-4. 2002