R Lutfi

Summary

Affiliation: Vanderbilt University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Predictors of success after laparoscopic gastric bypass: a multivariate analysis of socioeconomic factors
    R Lutfi
    Department of Surgery, Chicago Bariatric Institute, Chicago, IL 60640, USA
    Surg Endosc 20:864-7. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Long-term evaluation of patient satisfaction and reflux symptoms after laparoscopic fundoplication with Collis gastroplasty
    Y K Youssef
    Department of Surgery, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, D 5203 MCN, Nashville, TN 37232 2577, USA
    Surg Endosc 20:1702-5. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic evaluation of the gastrojejunostomy in laparoscopic gastric bypass. A series of 340 patients without postoperative leak
    N Sekhar
    Department of Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical School, D 5219 MCN, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Surg Endosc 20:199-201. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Heller myotomy vs Heller myotomy plus Dor fundoplication: cost-utility analysis of a randomized trial
    A Torquati
    Department of Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical School, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Surg Endosc 20:389-93. 2006

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Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint Predictors of success after laparoscopic gastric bypass: a multivariate analysis of socioeconomic factors
    R Lutfi
    Department of Surgery, Chicago Bariatric Institute, Chicago, IL 60640, USA
    Surg Endosc 20:864-7. 2006
    ..However, the degree of postoperative weight loss and metabolic improvement varies greatly among individuals. Our study is aimed to identify independent predictors of successful weight loss after LGB...
  2. ncbi request reprint Long-term evaluation of patient satisfaction and reflux symptoms after laparoscopic fundoplication with Collis gastroplasty
    Y K Youssef
    Department of Surgery, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, D 5203 MCN, Nashville, TN 37232 2577, USA
    Surg Endosc 20:1702-5. 2006
    ..This study aimed to assess long-term satisfaction and GERD-related quality of life after laparoscopic Collis-Nissen fundoplication, and to compare them with those for Nissen fundoplication alone...
  3. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic evaluation of the gastrojejunostomy in laparoscopic gastric bypass. A series of 340 patients without postoperative leak
    N Sekhar
    Department of Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical School, D 5219 MCN, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Surg Endosc 20:199-201. 2006
    ..The aim of our study was to evaluate the efficacy of intraoperative endoscopy in preventing postoperative anastomotic leakage...
  4. ncbi request reprint Heller myotomy vs Heller myotomy plus Dor fundoplication: cost-utility analysis of a randomized trial
    A Torquati
    Department of Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical School, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Surg Endosc 20:389-93. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to estimate the cost-effectiveness of Heller myotomy plus Dor fundoplication compared with Heller alone in patients with achalasia...