Joshua B Alley
Affiliation: Wilford Hall Medical Center
- The "Tip-Stitch": a time-saving technique for specimen extraction in sleeve gastrectomyJoshua B Alley
Department of Surgery, Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center, Lackland AFB, San Antonio, TX, USA
Obes Surg 19:926-7. 2009..The gastrectomy specimen consists of a hollow "bag" of fundus, which is typically extracted through an enlarged port site. Extraction can be a challenging and time-consuming portion of the operation...
- Quality of life after sleeve gastrectomy and adjustable gastric bandingJoshua B Alley
Department of Surgery, Wilford Hall United States Air Force Medical Center, San Antonio, Texas, USA
Surg Obes Relat Dis 8:31-40. 2012..The purpose of our study was to re-evaluate the postoperative quality of life in LAGB and SG patients at a military teaching hospital in the United States...
- Management options for symptomatic stenosis after laparoscopic vertical sleeve gastrectomy in the morbidly obeseAmit Parikh
Department of Surgery, University of Texas Health Sciences Center at San Antonio, Mail Code 7842, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
Surg Endosc 26:738-46. 2012..This study aimed to determine the incidence, etiology, and management options for symptomatic stenosis (SS) after laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG)...
- Integrated bioabsorbable tissue reinforcement in laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomyJoshua B Alley
Department of Surgery, San Antonio Military Medical Center, 59th SSS SGO2G, Lackland AFB Fort Sam Houston, San Antonio, TX, USA
Obes Surg 21:1311-5. 2011..The use of an integrated absorbable synthetic polymer for stapled tissue reinforcement in laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy appears to be feasible and safe, and yields results consistent with other published techniques...