Giselle G Hamad

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Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The effect of gastric bypass on the pharmacokinetics of serotonin reuptake inhibitors
    Giselle G Hamad
    Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 169:256-63. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Minimally invasive surgery
    Giselle G Hamad
    Division of Minimally Invasive Bariatric and General Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 3380 Boulevard of the Allies, Suite 390, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Surg 199:263-5. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint The state of the art in bariatric surgery for weight loss in the morbidly obese patient
    Giselle G Hamad
    Department of Surgery, Magee Womens Hospital, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 300 Halket Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Clin Plast Surg 31:591-600, vi. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass in a patient with intestinal malrotation
    Giselle G Hamad
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 14:306-9. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Enoxaparin for thromboprophylaxis in morbidly obese patients undergoing bariatric surgery: findings of the prophylaxis against VTE outcomes in bariatric surgery patients receiving enoxaparin (PROBE) study
    Giselle G Hamad
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Obes Surg 15:1368-74. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Venous thromboembolism in bariatric surgery patients: an update of risk and prevention
    Giselle G Hamad
    Minimally Invasive Bariatric and General Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 3:97-102. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Postoperative video debriefing reduces technical errors in laparoscopic surgery
    Giselle G Hamad
    Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, 3380 Boulevard of the Allies, Suite 390, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Surg 194:110-4. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Immunologic approaches to composite tissue allograft
    Aurele Taieb
    School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 32:1072-85. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Ischemic bowel after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: limited resection based on fluorescein assessment of bowel viability
    Steven C Gribar
    Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 3:561-3. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Validity and interrater reliability of a regional mock oral board examination
    John L Falcone
    Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Surg Educ 70:402-7. 2013

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Publications19

  1. pmc The effect of gastric bypass on the pharmacokinetics of serotonin reuptake inhibitors
    Giselle G Hamad
    Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 169:256-63. 2012
    ..Having observed that patients treated with SRIs frequently relapse after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery, the authors sought to assess whether SRI bioavailability is reduced postoperatively...
  2. doi request reprint Minimally invasive surgery
    Giselle G Hamad
    Division of Minimally Invasive Bariatric and General Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 3380 Boulevard of the Allies, Suite 390, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Surg 199:263-5. 2010
    ..It includes a discussion of the specialty, training requirements, grant funding, research fellowships, and pertinent societies...
  3. ncbi request reprint The state of the art in bariatric surgery for weight loss in the morbidly obese patient
    Giselle G Hamad
    Department of Surgery, Magee Womens Hospital, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 300 Halket Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Clin Plast Surg 31:591-600, vi. 2004
    ..Careful patient selection and preoperative work-up are extremely important. A number of medical comorbidities are improved after surgically-induced weight loss...
  4. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass in a patient with intestinal malrotation
    Giselle G Hamad
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 14:306-9. 2004
    ..She was incidentally found to have intestinal malrotation. The Roux-en-Y gastric bypass was completed laparoscopically, followed by laparoscopic division of Ladd's bands, and appendectomy...
  5. ncbi request reprint Enoxaparin for thromboprophylaxis in morbidly obese patients undergoing bariatric surgery: findings of the prophylaxis against VTE outcomes in bariatric surgery patients receiving enoxaparin (PROBE) study
    Giselle G Hamad
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Obes Surg 15:1368-74. 2005
    ..We performed a multicenter, retrospective survey to evaluate the safety and efficacy of enoxaparin for thromboprophylaxis in patients with morbid obesity undergoing primary bariatric surgery...
  6. ncbi request reprint Venous thromboembolism in bariatric surgery patients: an update of risk and prevention
    Giselle G Hamad
    Minimally Invasive Bariatric and General Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 3:97-102. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Postoperative video debriefing reduces technical errors in laparoscopic surgery
    Giselle G Hamad
    Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, 3380 Boulevard of the Allies, Suite 390, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Surg 194:110-4. 2007
    ..We evaluated the effect of videotape debriefing on the performance of a complex laparoscopic procedure...
  8. ncbi request reprint Immunologic approaches to composite tissue allograft
    Aurele Taieb
    School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 32:1072-85. 2007
    ..In this review, we will summarize the range of options that may address the challenge of transplantation in reconstructive surgery...
  9. ncbi request reprint Ischemic bowel after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: limited resection based on fluorescein assessment of bowel viability
    Steven C Gribar
    Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 3:561-3. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Validity and interrater reliability of a regional mock oral board examination
    John L Falcone
    Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Surg Educ 70:402-7. 2013
    ..The aims of the study are to compare examinee performance on the mock oral boards with the ABSCE and to evaluate the interrater reliability of examiner pairs...
  11. doi request reprint Laparoscopic management of vaginal evisceration: case report and review of the literature
    Michael D Yaakovian
    Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 15:119-21. 2008
    ..We report a case of vaginal evisceration in a 42-year-old premenopausal woman 6 months after hysterectomy. This case shows the value of laparoscopy in management of vaginal evisceration...
  12. doi request reprint The traveling salesman problem in surgery: economy of motion for the FLS Peg Transfer task
    John L Falcone
    Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Presbyterian University Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Surg Endosc 27:1636-41. 2013
    ..The goal of this study is to apply the traveling salesman problem to find the shortest two-dimensional path length for this task...
  13. doi request reprint Practice-based learning and improvement: a two-year experience with the reporting of morbidity and mortality cases by general surgery residents
    John L Falcone
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Surg Educ 69:385-92. 2012
    ..We hypothesize that reporting patterns and incidence rates will remain constant over time...
  14. doi request reprint S/He Who Can, Does and Teaches. S/He Who Cannot, Doesn't
    John L Falcone
    Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Electronic address
    J Surg Educ 71:96-101. 2014
    ..He who cannot, teaches." suggests that those who have the skills to perform do so, whereas those who do not have those skills become teachers. We hypothesize that this saying as it relates to general surgery residents is not true...
  15. doi request reprint Is there a benefit to delaying cholecystectomy for symptomatic gallbladder disease during pregnancy?
    Rajeev Dhupar
    Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Suite 390, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Surg Endosc 24:108-12. 2010
    ..Many surgeons defer nonemergent operations until after delivery to minimize fetal risk. We wished to determine the outcome of delaying cholecystectomy in pregnant patients hospitalized for nonacute gallbladder disease...
  16. ncbi request reprint Image of the month--quiz case. Benign retroperitoneal cyst
    David J Kaczorowski
    Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Arch Surg 142:1105-6. 2007
  17. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and minimally invasive resection of an insulinoma: report of an unusual case and review of the literature
    Bruce J Gutelius
    Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Am Surg 73:520-4. 2007
    ..Once the diagnosis of insulinoma is made and tumor localization is achieved, minimally invasive tumor resection is a safe and effective treatment modality...
  18. ncbi request reprint Pharmacologic approaches to composite tissue allograft
    Julio A Clavijo-Alvarez
    School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 05261, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 32:104-18. 2007
    ..There is still a need, however, to reproduce these findings in species phylogenetically closer to humans. This may be the target of future research efforts, which may overcome the challenge of limb and face transplant rejection...
  19. 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...