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Obesity Surgery

The Journal of Metabolic Surgery and Allied Care

Obesity Surgery OnlineFirst articles

25.05.2019 | Brief Communication

New Anchoring Mechanism and Design of an Endoluminal Duodeno-Jejunal Bypass Liner for Treatment of Obesity: a Pilot Animal Trial

Presently, bariatric surgery is the most effective method of achieving sustained weight loss compared to pharmacological or lifestyle interventions, but is invasive and therefore maybe unavailable to many patients [ 1 , 2 ].

25.05.2019 | Original Contributions

Bariatric/Metabolic Surgery Induces Noticeable Changes of Microbiota and Their Secreting Extracellular Vesicle Composition in the Gut

Globally, obesity and related metabolic diseases are spreading rapidly and becoming serious public health issues. Obesity is a major independent risk factor for the development of diabetes and over 90% of people with type 2 diabetes mellitus …

25.05.2019 | Review Article

Relative Energy Expenditure Decreases during the First Year after Bariatric Surgery: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

The effect of bariatric surgery on resting energy expenditure (REE) remains unclear, particularly in terms of the REE/fat-free mass (FFM) ratio. We performed a systematic review with a meta-analysis on Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) studies to …

25.05.2019 | Original Contributions

Factors Affecting the Development of Gallstones Following Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy

Sleeve gastrectomy (SG) is a widely accepted procedure that has gained popularity among both bariatric surgeons and patients. There is still limited data in the literature on the formation of gallstones following laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy …

25.05.2019 | Review Article

Esophagogastric Neoplasms Following Bariatric Surgery: an Updated Systematic Review

The risk of gastric and/or esophageal cancers after bariatric surgery has been previously discussed in literature. A systematic review was performed to identify articles published between June 2012 and December 2018 reporting new cases of …

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Obesity Surgery is the official journal of the International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and metabolic disorders (IFSO). A journal for bariatric/metabolic surgeons, Obesity Surgery provides an international, interdisciplinary forum for communicating the latest research, surgical and laparoscopic techniques, for treatment of massive obesity and metabolic disorders. Topics covered include original research, clinical reports, current status, guidelines, historical notes, invited commentaries, letters to the editor, medicolegal issues, meeting abstracts, modern surgery/technical innovations, new concepts, reviews, scholarly presentations and opinions.

Obesity Surgery benefits surgeons performing obesity/metabolic surgery, general surgeons and surgical residents, endoscopists, anesthetists, support staff, nurses, dietitians, psychiatrists, psychologists, plastic surgeons, internists including endocrinologists and diabetologists, nutritional scientists, and those dealing with eating disorders.

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