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Journal Watch—January 2016

Journal Watch—January 2016

| January 1, 2016

A quick look at the noteworthy articles in bariatric and metabolic research Assessment of two different diagnostic guidelines criteria (National Cholesterol Education Adult Treatment Panel III [ATP III] and International Diabetes Federation [IDF]) for the evaluation of metabolic syndrome remission in a longitudinal cohort of patients undergoing Roux-en-Y gastric bypass. Rodríguez-Ortiz D, Reyes-Pérez A, León […]

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Journal Watch—December 2015

Journal Watch—December 2015

| December 1, 2015

A quick look at the noteworthy articles in bariatric and metabolic research THIS MONTH’S TOPIC: Postsurgical Pain Management in the Bariatric Patient Population Does preincisional infiltration with bupivacaine reduce postoperative pain in laparoscopic bariatric surgery? Moncada R, Martinaitis L, Landecho M, et al. Obes Surg. 2015 Jun 18. [Epub ahead of print] Synopsis: The authors […]

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Journal Watch—November 2015

Journal Watch—November 2015

| November 1, 2015

A quick look at the noteworthy articles in bariatric and metabolic research Self-harm emergencies after bariatric surgery: A population-based cohort study. Bhatti JA, Nathens AB, Thiruchelvam D, Grantcharov T, Goldstein BI, Redelmeier DA. JAMA Surg. 2015 Oct 7:1–7. [Epub ahead of print] Importance: Self-harm behaviors, including suicidal ideation and past suicide attempts, are frequent in […]

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Journal Watch—October 2015

Journal Watch—October 2015

| October 8, 2015

A quick look at the noteworthy articles in bariatric and metabolic research Effect of Bariatric Surgery vs Medical Treatment on Type 2 Diabetes in Patients With Body Mass Index Lower Than 35: Five-Year Outcomes. Hsu CC, Almulaifi A, Chen JC, Ser KH, Chen SC, Hsu KC, Lee YC, Lee WJ. JAMA Surg. 2015 Sep 16:1-8. […]

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Journal Watch: September 2015

Journal Watch: September 2015

| September 1, 2015

A quick look at the noteworthy articles in bariatric and metabolic research Autologous reconstruction and visceral transplantation for management of patients with gut failure after bariatric surgery: 20 Years of Experience. Abu-Elmagd KM, Costa G, McMichael D, et al. Ann Surg. 2015;262(4):586–601. Synopsis: Bariatric surgery (BS) is currently the most effective treatment for severe obesity. […]

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Journal Watch—June 2015

Journal Watch—June 2015

| June 1, 2015

A quick look at the noteworthy articles in bariatric and metabolic research Resting-state brain connectivity after surgical and behavioral weight loss. Lepping RJ, Bruce AS, Francisco A, et al. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2015 Jun 5. [Epub ahead of print] Synopsis: Changes in food-cue neural reactivity associated with behavioral and surgical weight loss interventions have been […]

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Journal Watch-March 2015

| March 1, 2015

A quick look at the noteworthy articles in bariatric and metabolic research Bariatric surgery can lead to net cost savings to health care systems: results from a comprehensive european decision analytic model. Borisenko O, Adam D, Funch-Jensen P, Ahmed AR, Zhang R, Colpan Z, Hedenbro J. Obes Surg. 2015 Feb 2. [Epub ahead of print] […]

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Journal Watch

Journal Watch

| February 1, 2015

A quick look at the noteworthy articles in bariatric and metabolic research. Bariatric outcomes are significantly improved in hospitals with Fellowship Council-accredited bariatric fellowships. Kim PS, Telem DA, Altieri MS, Talamini M, Yang J, Zhang Q, Pryor AD. J Gastrointest Surg. 2015 Feb 10. [Epub ahead of print] Synopsis: With the increasing demand of bariatric […]

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Journal Watch: May 2013

| May 15, 2013

A quick look at the noteworthy articles in bariatric and metabolic research

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