Stacy A Brethauer

Summary

Affiliation: Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Gastrointestinal devices for the treatment of type 2 diabetes
    Stacy A Brethauer
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio Electronic address
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 12:1256-61. 2016
  2. doi request reprint Systematic review on reoperative bariatric surgery: American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Revision Task Force
    Stacy A Brethauer
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio Electronic address
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 10:952-72. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Sleeve gastrectomy
    Stacy A Brethauer
    Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, M61, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 91:1265-79, ix. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Transoral gastric volume reduction as intervention for weight management: 12-month follow-up of TRIM trial
    Stacy A Brethauer
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 8:296-303. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Invasion vs insurgency: US Navy/Marine Corps forward surgical care during Operation Iraqi Freedom
    Stacy A Brethauer
    Department of Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Ave, M61, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Arch Surg 143:564-9. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Endoluminal procedures for bariatric patients: expectations among bariatric surgeons
    Stacy A Brethauer
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 5:231-6. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Transoral gastric volume reduction for weight management: technique and feasibility in 18 patients
    Stacy A Brethauer
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 6:689-94. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Laparoscopic gastric plication for treatment of severe obesity
    Stacy A Brethauer
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 7:15-22. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Early effects of gastric bypass on endothelial function, inflammation, and cardiovascular risk in obese patients
    Stacy A Brethauer
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, M61, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Surg Endosc 25:2650-9. 2011
  10. pmc Reduced cardiovascular risk after bariatric surgery is linked to plasma ceramides, apolipoprotein-B100, and ApoB100/A1 ratio
    Helen M Heneghan
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 9:100-7. 2013

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Publications73

  1. doi request reprint Gastrointestinal devices for the treatment of type 2 diabetes
    Stacy A Brethauer
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio Electronic address
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 12:1256-61. 2016
    ..Currently there are several endoscopic and minimally invasive therapies available worldwide to treat T2D...
  2. doi request reprint Systematic review on reoperative bariatric surgery: American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Revision Task Force
    Stacy A Brethauer
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio Electronic address
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 10:952-72. 2014
    ..A task force was convened to review the current evidence regarding reoperative bariatric surgery. The aim of the review was to identify procedure-specific indications and outcomes for reoperative procedures...
  3. doi request reprint Sleeve gastrectomy
    Stacy A Brethauer
    Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, M61, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 91:1265-79, ix. 2011
    ..The sleeve then developed into a risk management strategy for very large or high-risk patients who would not tolerate a longer or higher-risk procedure...
  4. doi request reprint Transoral gastric volume reduction as intervention for weight management: 12-month follow-up of TRIM trial
    Stacy A Brethauer
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 8:296-303. 2012
    ..The aim of the present pilot study was to evaluate the safety and weight loss efficacy of endoscopic transoral gastric volume reduction using an endoscopic suturing system...
  5. doi request reprint Invasion vs insurgency: US Navy/Marine Corps forward surgical care during Operation Iraqi Freedom
    Stacy A Brethauer
    Department of Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Ave, M61, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Arch Surg 143:564-9. 2008
    ..The transition from maneuver warfare to insurgency warfare has changed the mechanism and severity of combat wounds treated by US Marine Corps forward surgical units in Iraq...
  6. doi request reprint Endoluminal procedures for bariatric patients: expectations among bariatric surgeons
    Stacy A Brethauer
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 5:231-6. 2009
    ..Acceptable levels of risk and weight loss for these procedures have not yet been established. The aim of this study was to evaluate the expectations and concerns among bariatric surgeons regarding these procedures...
  7. doi request reprint Transoral gastric volume reduction for weight management: technique and feasibility in 18 patients
    Stacy A Brethauer
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 6:689-94. 2010
    ..Successful completion of the procedure and adverse events were evaluated at academic/university hospitals...
  8. doi request reprint Laparoscopic gastric plication for treatment of severe obesity
    Stacy A Brethauer
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 7:15-22. 2011
    ..Current gastric restrictive procedures include either a prosthetic device or gastric resection. We present the results of a feasibility study using laparoscopic gastric plication for weight loss achieved without stapling or banding...
  9. doi request reprint Early effects of gastric bypass on endothelial function, inflammation, and cardiovascular risk in obese patients
    Stacy A Brethauer
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, M61, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Surg Endosc 25:2650-9. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that gastric bypass would produce rapid improvements in endothelial function, reduce inflammation, and lead to a decrease in cardiovascular risk...
  10. pmc Reduced cardiovascular risk after bariatric surgery is linked to plasma ceramides, apolipoprotein-B100, and ApoB100/A1 ratio
    Helen M Heneghan
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 9:100-7. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that the beneficial effect of Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) on CVD risk is related to ceramide-mediated improvement in lipoprotein profile...
  11. doi request reprint Revisional bariatric surgery for unsuccessful weight loss and complications
    Hideharu Shimizu
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH, 44195, USA
    Obes Surg 23:1766-73. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to review our experience with bariatric patients undergoing revisional surgery...
  12. pmc Gastric bypass surgery reduces plasma ceramide subspecies and improves insulin sensitivity in severely obese patients
    Hazel Huang
    Department of Pathobiology, Lerner Research Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:2235-40. 2011
    ..62, P = 0.04). We conclude that there is a potential role for ceramide lipids as mediators of the proinflammatory state and improved insulin sensitivity after gastric bypass surgery...
  13. doi request reprint Bariatric and metabolic outcomes in the super-obese elderly
    Christopher R Daigle
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 12:132-7. 2016
    ..Numerous reports address bariatric outcomes in super-obese or elderly patients, but data addressing this high-risk combination is lacking...
  14. doi request reprint Revisional bariatric surgery can improve refractory metabolic disease
    Christopher R Daigle
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 12:392-7. 2016
    ..It remains unclear if patients undergoing revisional surgery for inadequate weight loss/recidivism can achieve improvement of refractory metabolic syndrome (MetS)...
  15. doi request reprint Obesity does not adversely affect outcomes after laparoscopic splenectomy
    Helen M Heneghan
    Department of Minimally Invasive Surgery, Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, M61, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Am J Surg 206:52-8. 2013
    ..Obesity is still considered a relative contraindication to laparoscopic splenectomy (LS)...
  16. pmc Bariatric surgery versus intensive medical therapy in obese patients with diabetes
    Philip R Schauer
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic M61, 9500 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    N Engl J Med 366:1567-76. 2012
    ..Observational studies have shown improvement in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus after bariatric surgery...
  17. doi request reprint Can Sleeve Gastrectomy "Cure" Diabetes? Long-term Metabolic Effects of Sleeve Gastrectomy in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes
    Ali Aminian
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Department of General Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH Department of Surgery, Center for Bariatric Surgery, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada University Hospitals, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH
    Ann Surg 264:674-81. 2016
    ..The aim of the study was to assess long-term metabolic effects of laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) in patients with type 2 diabetes (T2DM) and to identify predictive factors for long-term diabetes remission and relapse...
  18. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic versus open inguinal hernia repair in patients with obesity: an American College of Surgeons NSQIP clinical outcomes analysis
    Dvir Froylich
    The Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH, 44195, USA
    Surg Endosc . 2016
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Gastrostomy tube placement in gastric remnant at gastric bypass: a rat model for selective gut stimulation
    Shai Eldar
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 9:442-6. 2013
    ..Our objective was to assess the feasibility of, and report on, our technique and initial experience with selective gut stimulation in a gastric bypass rat model at an academic medical center in the United States...
  20. doi request reprint Total Weight Loss as the Outcome Measure of Choice After Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass
    Ricard Corcelles
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, M61, Cleveland, OH, 44195, USA
    Obes Surg 26:1794-8. 2016
    ..Currently, there is no agreement on the best method to describe weight loss (WL) after bariatric surgery. The aim of this study is to evaluate short-term outcomes using percent of total body weight loss (%TWL)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Who Should Get Extended Thromboprophylaxis After Bariatric Surgery?: A Risk Assessment Tool to Guide Indications for Post-discharge Pharmacoprophylaxis
    Ali Aminian
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH Heart and Vascular Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
    Ann Surg . 2016
    ..To determine the risk factors for 30-day postdischarge venous thromboembolism (VTE) after bariatric surgery and to identify potential indications for extended pharmacoprophylaxis...
  22. doi request reprint A Challenge between Trainee Education and Patient Safety: Does Fellow Participation Impact Postoperative Outcomes Following Bariatric Surgery?
    Ali Aminian
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, 44195, USA
    Obes Surg 26:1999-2005. 2016
    ..This study evaluates the impact of fellow participation on early postoperative outcomes in bariatric surgery...
  23. doi request reprint Surgical management of early small bowel obstruction after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
    Hideharu Shimizu
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio Electronic address
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 9:718-24. 2013
    ..The aim of the present study was to review our experience with early SBO after LRYGB. The setting was a tertiary referral bariatric center...
  24. pmc Can diabetes be surgically cured? Long-term metabolic effects of bariatric surgery in obese patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Stacy A Brethauer
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute and Endocrinology and Metabolism Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH and Department of Surgery, Loyola University, Chicago, IL
    Ann Surg 258:628-36; discussion 636-7. 2013
    ..Evaluate the long-term effects of bariatric surgery on type 2 diabetes (T2DM) remission and metabolic risk factors...
  25. doi request reprint Influence of pouch and stoma size on weight loss after gastric bypass
    Helen M Heneghan
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 8:408-15. 2012
    ..The present study evaluated the gastric pouch and stoma dimensions in RYGB patients and correlated them with the weight loss outcomes...
  26. doi request reprint Pancreatic islet isolation after gastric bypass in a rat model: technique and initial results for a promising research tool
    Patrick Gatmaitan
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 6:532-7. 2010
    ..We report the use of the isolated islet technique to assess pancreatic function and glucoregulatory mechanisms after RYGB surgery...
  27. doi request reprint Early Postoperative Outcomes of Primary Bariatric Surgery in Patients on Chronic Steroid or Immunosuppressive Therapy
    Amin Andalib
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Obes Surg 26:1479-86. 2016
    ..We aimed to evaluate the prognostic impact of chronic use of steroid or immunosuppression on 30-day morbidity and mortality rates after primary bariatric surgery...
  28. pmc The Role of the Multidisciplinary Conference in the Evaluation of Bariatric Surgery Candidates with a High-Risk Psychiatric Profile
    Esam Batayyah
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio
    Bariatr Surg Pract Patient Care 10:156-159. 2015
    ..The majority of these patients are either deemed ineligible for surgery or require prolonged preoperative evaluation...
  29. doi request reprint Who Should Get Extended Thromboprophylaxis After Bariatric Surgery?: A Risk Assessment Tool to Guide Indications for Post-discharge Pharmacoprophylaxis
    Ali Aminian
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH Heart and Vascular Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
    Ann Surg 265:143-150. 2017
    ..To determine the risk factors for 30-day postdischarge venous thromboembolism (VTE) after bariatric surgery and to identify potential indications for extended pharmacoprophylaxis...
  30. doi request reprint Factors associated with length of stay in intensive care after bariatric surgery
    Dvir Froylich
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 12:1391-1396. 2016
    ..This study evaluates characteristics of bariatric surgery patients that are admitted to the ICU, and identifies possible risk factors for increased ICU length of stay (LOS)...
  31. doi request reprint A nationwide safety analysis of bariatric surgery in nonseverely obese patients with type 2 diabetes
    Ali Aminian
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio Electronic address
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 12:1163-70. 2016
    ..Bariatric surgery is more effective than medical therapy in treatment of type 2 diabetes (T2D) in patients with severe obesity. However, surgery is often not advocated for patients with T2D who are overweight or have mild obesity...
  32. ncbi request reprint Primary Inadequate Weight Loss After Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass Is not Associated with Poor Cardiovascular or Metabolic Outcomes: Experience from a Single Institution
    Ivy N Haskins
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institution, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Obes Surg . 2016
    ..It is well accepted that bariatric surgery has cardiovascular and metabolic effects independent of weight loss...
  33. doi request reprint Is Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery a Safe Option in Extremely High-Risk Morbidly Obese Patients?
    Ali Aminian
    1 Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 25:707-11. 2015
    ..Age, superobesity, and cardiopulmonary comorbidities define patients as high risk for bariatric surgery. We evaluated the outcomes following bariatric surgery in extremely high-risk patients...
  34. doi request reprint Safety and effectiveness of bariatric surgery in dialysis patients and kidney transplantation candidates
    Mohammad H Jamal
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio Department of Surgery, Kuwait University, Kuwait City, Kuwait
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 11:419-23. 2015
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the safety and effectiveness of bariatric surgery in dialysis patients...
  35. doi request reprint Laparoscopic bariatric surgery for those with body mass index of 70-125 kg/m2
    Shai Meron Eldar
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 8:736-40. 2012
    ....
  36. doi request reprint Incidence and management of bleeding complications after gastric bypass surgery in the morbidly obese
    Helen M Heneghan
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 8:729-35. 2012
    ..The purpose of the present study was to evaluate the incidence and management of bleeding complications after gastric bypass surgery...
  37. ncbi request reprint Risks and benefits of bariatric surgery: current evidence
    Stacy A Brethauer
    Section of Advanced Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgery, Department of General Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, OH 44195, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 73:993-1007. 2006
    ..Obesity-related diseases markedly improve, reducing cardiovascular risk and improving life expectancy. Obese patients lose more weight with bariatric surgery than with medical weight-loss treatment...
  38. doi request reprint Bariatric Surgery in Obese Patients With Type 1 Diabetes
    John P Kirwan
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
    Diabetes Care 39:941-8. 2016
    ..There is a paucity of data on the impact of bariatric surgery in type 1 diabetes (T1D). The aim of this review was to quantify the overall effects of bariatric surgery in obese patients with T1D...
  39. doi request reprint The effect of pregnancy before and/or after bariatric surgery on weight loss
    Dvir Froylich
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 12:596-9. 2016
    ..Women of childbearing age represent 31%-36% of patients undergoing bariatric surgery. However, the influence of pregnancy before or after bariatric surgery on surgery outcomes is unclear...
  40. doi request reprint Safety analysis of primary bariatric surgery in patients on chronic dialysis
    Amin Andalib
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, 44195, USA
    Surg Endosc 30:2583-91. 2016
    ..We compared the 30-day major morbidity and mortality rates in dialysis-dependent (DD) and non-dependent (ND) patients after primary bariatric surgery...
  41. doi request reprint Predictors of readmission after laparoscopic gastric bypass and sleeve gastrectomy: a comparative analysis of ACS-NSQIP database
    Zhamak Khorgami
    Department of Surgery, Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Ave M61, Cleveland, OH, 44195, USA
    Surg Endosc 30:2342-50. 2016
    ..Readmission rate is an indicator of quality in surgical practice. We aimed to determine the predictors of unplanned early readmissions following stapling bariatric surgeries...
  42. doi request reprint Upper gastrointestinal endoscopy is safe and feasible in the early postoperative period after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
    Gautam Sharma
    Section of Surgical Endoscopy, Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH Electronic address
    Surgery 160:885-91. 2016
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the safety and feasibility of early (≤ 30 days) post-operative UGI endoscopy after roux-en-y gastric bypass (RYGB)...
  43. doi request reprint Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy for Decompression of Nonmalignant Gastrointestinal Disease
    Christopher R Daigle
    1 Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 25:804-7. 2015
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the safety and short-term outcomes of decompressive PEG for nonmalignant indications...
  44. pmc Effect of Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass on the NLRP3 Inflammasome in Adipose Tissue from Obese Rats
    Andreea Oana Mocanu
    Biochemistry Department, Faculty of Biology, University of Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania Metabolic Translational Research Center, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 10:e0139764. 2015
    ....
  45. pmc Failed Surgical Weight Loss Does Not Necessarily Mean Failed Metabolic Effects
    Ali Aminian
    1 Bariatric and Metabolic, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio
    Diabetes Technol Ther 17:682-4. 2015
    ..The markedly improved glycemic control (65% remission or clinical improvement) may be partly explained by weight-independent antidiabetes mechanisms of certain bariatric surgical procedures. ..
  46. doi request reprint Reoperative Surgery for Management of Early Complications After Gastric Bypass
    Toms Augustin
    Cleveland Clinic, Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Obes Surg 26:345-9. 2016
    ..Most papers discussing specifics of reoperative surgery after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (LRYGB) are over 10 years old...
  47. doi request reprint Bariatric surgery outcomes in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Ricard Corcelles
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Hospital Clinic of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 11:684-8. 2015
    ..An increased perioperative risk after major surgery in SLE has been reported. The aim of this study was to describe postoperative outcomes among SLE patients undergoing bariatric surgery...
  48. doi request reprint Critical appraisal of salvage banding for weight loss failure after gastric bypass
    Ali Aminian
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 11:607-11. 2015
    ..Placement of an adjustable gastric band (AGB) over the gastric pouch after RYGB failure has had varied results. The aim of this study was to evaluate safety and outcomes of AGB after RYGB failure...
  49. doi request reprint Surgical management of gastrogastric fistula
    Ricard Corcelles
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA Fundació Clínic per la Recerca Biomèdica Hospital Clínic of Barcelona, Universitat de Barcelona, Spain
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 11:1227-32. 2015
    ..Gastrogastric fistula (GGF) is a rare complication after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) that can be challenging to treat...
  50. doi request reprint Outcomes of bariatric surgery in type 2 diabetic patients with diminished pancreatic secretory reserve
    Ali Aminian
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, M61, Cleveland, OH, 44195, USA
    Acta Diabetol 51:1077-9. 2014
    ..In conclusion, bariatric surgery can result in improvement of glycemic status and comorbid conditions of obese diabetic patients with diminished beta-cell reserve and may facilitate medical management of diabetes...
  51. doi request reprint Risk prediction of complications of metabolic syndrome before and 6 years after gastric bypass
    Ali Aminian
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 10:576-82. 2014
    ..However, the long-term effect of RYGB on predicted risk of end-organ complications is less clear. The objective of this study was to examine long-term changes in predicted risk of metabolic syndrome-related complications after RYGB...
  52. doi request reprint The effect of selective gut stimulation on glucose metabolism after gastric bypass in the Zucker diabetic fatty rat model
    Hideharu Shimizu
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 10:29-35. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of selective gut stimulation on glucose metabolism in an obese diabetic rat model...
  53. doi request reprint Imaging evaluation of laparoscopic greater curvature plication: preliminary observations
    Daniel M Roesel
    Section of Abdominal Imaging, Imaging Institute, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Ave, A21, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 201:W262-70. 2013
    ..The purpose of this article is to assess normal imaging findings and complications after laparoscopic greater curvature plication on luminal upper gastrointestinal studies and CT...
  54. doi request reprint Successful management of gastrojejunal strictures after gastric bypass: is timing important?
    Panot Yimcharoen
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 8:151-7. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that "late" strictures (≥90 d after RYGB) might be less amenable to balloon dilations than "early" strictures occurring within 90 days postoperatively...
  55. doi request reprint Effect of bariatric surgery on cardiovascular risk profile
    Helen M Heneghan
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Am J Cardiol 108:1499-507. 2011
    ..In conclusion, this review highlights the benefits of bariatric surgery in reducing or eliminating risk factors for CVD. It provides further evidence to support surgical treatment of obesity to achieve CVD risk reduction...
  56. doi request reprint Obesity is associated with increased prevalence and severity of pelvic floor disorders in women considering bariatric surgery
    Chi Chiung Grace Chen
    Section for Urogynecology and Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 5:411-5. 2009
    ....
  57. doi request reprint Weight loss is higher among patients who undergo body contouring procedures after bariatric surgery
    Dvir Froylich
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 12:1731-1736. 2016
    ..No previous studies have evaluated weight loss in patients who pursue plastic surgery after bariatric surgery...
  58. doi request reprint Fast track bariatric surgery: safety of discharge on the first postoperative day after bariatric surgery
    Zhamak Khorgami
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio
    Surg Obes Relat Dis . 2016
    ..Fast track recovery pathways have resulted in a multidisciplinary approach to enhance postoperative recovery...
  59. doi request reprint Outcomes of Bariatric Surgery in Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    Ali Aminian
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, 44195, USA
    Obes Surg 26:1186-90. 2016
    ..Bariatric surgery can be considered to be contraindicated in IBD patients. We aimed to evaluate feasibility, safety, and efficacy of bariatric surgery in IBD patients...
  60. doi request reprint The incidence of hiatal hernia and technical feasibility of repair during bariatric surgery
    Mena Boules
    Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
    Surgery 158:911-6; discussion 916-8. 2015
    ..To evaluate the incidence and outcomes of hiatal hernias (HH) that are repaired concomitantly during bariatric surgery...
  61. doi request reprint Thromboembolic events in bariatric surgery: a large multi-institutional referral center experience
    Mohammad H Jamal
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Surg Endosc 29:376-80. 2015
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the incidence of VTE in patients undergoing laparoscopic bariatric surgery...
  62. doi request reprint The effect of bariatric surgery on gout: a comparative study
    Héctor Romero-Talamás
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 10:1161-5. 2014
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the pre- and postoperative frequency and features of gouty attacks in bariatric surgery patients...
  63. pmc Adults with long-duration type 2 diabetes have blunted glycemic and β-cell function improvements after bariatric surgery
    Vishesh Khanna
    Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 23:523-6. 2015
    ..This study investigated the effect of type 2 diabetes duration on glucose regulation 24 months post-bariatric surgery...
  64. doi request reprint Bariatric surgery in patients with liver cirrhosis
    Hideharu Shimizu
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 9:1-6. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to review our experience with cirrhotic patients undergoing bariatric surgery...
  65. doi request reprint Endoscopic stent management of leaks and anastomotic strictures after foregut surgery
    Panot Yimcharoen
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 7:628-36. 2011
    ..Avoiding revisional surgery is desirable and might be possible with the advent of endoscopically placed stents. We reviewed our experience with endoscopic stent management of anastomotic complications after esophagogastric surgery...
  66. ncbi request reprint Endoscopy and upper gastrointestinal contrast studies are complementary in evaluation of weight regain after bariatric surgery
    Stacy A Brethauer
    Department of General Surgery, Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 2:643-8; discussion 649-50. 2006
    ..To assess the utility of upper endoscopy (EGD) and upper gastrointestinal (UGI) contrast studies in the evaluation of weight regain after previous bariatric surgery...
  67. doi request reprint Assessment of the quality of Internet information on sleeve gastrectomy
    Ricard Corcelles
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Ohio Gastrointestinal Surgery, Institute of Digestive and Metabolic Diseases, Hospital Clinic of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 11:539-44. 2015
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the quality and content of available internet information pertaining to sleeve gastrectomy. Our hypothesis is that this information is inconsistent and inaccurate...
  68. doi request reprint Citation classics: top 50 cited articles in bariatric and metabolic surgery
    Ali Aminian
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 10:898-905. 2014
    ..The number of times an article has been cited reflects its influence in a specific field. The aim of this study was to identify and characterize the most highly cited articles published on bariatric and metabolic surgery...
  69. doi request reprint Exploring the impact of bariatric surgery on high density lipoprotein
    Ali Aminian
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 11:238-47. 2015
    ..g., after BPD and AGB), only a modest rise in HDL occurs. Further experimental and clinical studies are required to better delineate the issue...
  70. doi request reprint Effects of bariatric surgery on diabetic nephropathy after 5 years of follow-up
    Helen M Heneghan
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 9:7-14. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that improving diabetes control may have positive effects on end-organ complications of this disease, such as diabetic nephropathy (DN)...
  71. doi request reprint Development of a sleeve gastrectomy risk calculator
    Ali Aminian
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 11:758-64. 2015
    ..The objective of this study was to develop and validate a risk prediction model for early postoperative morbidity and mortality after LSG...
  72. doi request reprint Safety of one-step conversion of gastric band to sleeve: a comparative analysis of ACS-NSQIP data
    Ali Aminian
    Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 11:386-91. 2015
    ..The safety profile of one-step conversion of LAGB to LSG is not clear from the current literature...
  73. doi request reprint Morbidity, mortality, and weight loss outcomes after reoperative bariatric surgery in the USA
    Ranjan Sudan
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Box 2834, Durham, NC, 27710, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 19:171-8; discussion 178-9. 2015
    ..Obesity is successfully treated by bariatric operations, but some patients need reoperations. No large national studies are available to evaluate the safety and efficacy after reoperative bariatric surgery...