A C Wittgrove

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi Laparoscopic gastric bypass, Roux-en-Y- 500 patients: technique and results, with 3-60 month follow-up
    A C Wittgrove
    Private Practice, Alvarado Hospital and Medical Center, San Diego, CA, USA
    Obes Surg 10:233-9. 2000
  2. ncbi Combined laparoscopic/endoscopic anvil placement for the performance of the gastroenterostomy
    A C Wittgrove
    Alvarado Hospital and Medical Center, San Diego, CA, USA
    Obes Surg 11:565-9. 2001
  3. ncbi Pregnancy following gastric bypass for morbid obesity
    A C Wittgrove
    Department of Surgery, Alvarado Hospital and Medical Center, San Diego, CA, USA
    Obes Surg 8:461-4; discussion 465-6. 1998

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. ncbi Laparoscopic gastric bypass, Roux-en-Y- 500 patients: technique and results, with 3-60 month follow-up
    A C Wittgrove
    Private Practice, Alvarado Hospital and Medical Center, San Diego, CA, USA
    Obes Surg 10:233-9. 2000
    ..Since our initial report, several groups throughout the world have preformed the gastric bypass laparoscopically, with various modifications...
  2. ncbi Combined laparoscopic/endoscopic anvil placement for the performance of the gastroenterostomy
    A C Wittgrove
    Alvarado Hospital and Medical Center, San Diego, CA, USA
    Obes Surg 11:565-9. 2001
    ..The technique for the gastroenterostomy was derived from the method used in the percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube placement. Some have questioned the safety of this technique, and alternatives have been proposed...
  3. ncbi Pregnancy following gastric bypass for morbid obesity
    A C Wittgrove
    Department of Surgery, Alvarado Hospital and Medical Center, San Diego, CA, USA
    Obes Surg 8:461-4; discussion 465-6. 1998
    ..Bariatric surgery reduces the woman's weight and the incidence of obesity related co-morbidities. The number of pregnancies and rate of complications during those pregnancies in our post-bariatirc surgical patients were evaluated...