Matthew T Baker
Affiliation: Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center
- Superior mesenteric artery syndrome after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypassMatthew T Baker
Division of Minimally Invasive Bariatric Surgery, Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center, La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601, USA
Surg Obes Relat Dis 2:667. 2006
- The history and evolution of bariatric surgical proceduresMatthew T Baker
Department of General and Vascular Surgery, Gundersen Lutheran Health System, 1900 South Avenue C05 001, La Crosse, WI 5460, USA
Surg Clin North Am 91:1181-201, viii. 2011..These discoveries at the cellular level will help develop possible mechanisms of weight loss and comorbidity reduction beyond the traditional explanation of reduced food consumption and malabsorption...
- Effect of preoperative weight loss on laparoscopic gastric bypass outcomesKevin P Riess
Surgery Residency, Gundersen Lutheran Medical Foundation, La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601, USA
Surg Obes Relat Dis 4:704-8. 2008..Requiring patients to lose weight before weight reduction surgery is controversial. The goal of this study was to determine whether preoperative weight loss affects laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery outcomes...
- Length of stay and impact on readmission rates after laparoscopic gastric bypassMatthew T Baker
Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center, La Crosse, WI 54601, USA
Surg Obes Relat Dis 2:435-9. 2006..With the use of a standardized perioperative care plan, we studied the effects of LOS on readmission rates in patients undergoing LGB in a new minimally invasive bariatric surgery program...
- Excellent laparoscopic gastric bypass outcomes can be achieved at a community-based training hospital with moderate case volumeShanu N Kothari
Department of Surgery, Gundersen Lutheran Health System, La Crosse, WI 54601, USA
Ann Surg 252:43-9. 2010..Our objective was to assess laparoscopic gastric bypass outcomes in a moderate case volume setting...
- A prospective, blinded comparison of laparoscopic ultrasound with transabdominal ultrasound for the detection of gallbladder pathology in morbidly obese patientsShanu N Kothari
Department of General and Vascular Surgery, Gundersen Lutheran Health System, La Crosse, WI 54601, USA
J Am Coll Surg 216:1057-62. 2013..We hypothesized that LUS would have a sensitivity and specificity similar to TAU for detecting cholelithiasis and polyps in morbidly obese patients presenting for laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass...
- Successful surgical treatment of a pregnancy-induced Petersen's hernia after laparoscopic gastric bypassMatthew T Baker
Department of General and Vascular Surgery, Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center, La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601, USA
Surg Obes Relat Dis 1:506-8. 2005
- Travel distance, age, and sex as factors in follow-up visit compliance in the post-gastric bypass populationMichael D Lara
Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center, La Crosse, Wisconsin, USA
Surg Obes Relat Dis 1:17-21. 2005..There is no consensus regarding the optimal rate of follow-up in the post-bariatric surgery patient population...