RSSCategory: General

Jejunal Interposition as a Definitive Treatment for Gastric Fistula after Sleeve Gastrectomy

Jejunal Interposition as a Definitive Treatment for Gastric Fistula after Sleeve Gastrectomy

| September 1, 2017

by Luis Fernando Zorrilla Núñez, MD; Pablo Gerardo Zorrilla Blanco, MD; Noé Núñez Jasso, MD; and Álvaro Tristán Peralta, MD Luis Fernando Zorrilla Núñez, MD; Pablo Gerardo Zorrilla Blanco, MD; Noé Núñez Jasso, MD; and Álvaro Tristán Peralta, MD, are from University Hospital, Autonomous University of Nuevo Leon, Mexico. Funding: No funding was provided. Disclosures: […]

Continue Reading

Current e-Edition

Current e-Edition

| July 1, 2017

CLICK HERE TO ACCESS E-EDITION PDFs can be downloaded and printed from the e-Editions. Click on the above issue issue, find the article, then click on the print command. For archived e-editions, click on the image above, then click on the folder icon at the top of the window.

Continue Reading

Walter Pories’s Cartoon Corner

Walter Pories’s Cartoon Corner

| July 1, 2017

Continue Reading

| November 21, 2016

Micronutrition for the Weight Loss Surgery Patient The Emotional First Aid Kit Challenges of Caring for the Obese Patient Weight Loss Surgery: A Multidisciplinary Approach More than Medication: Incorporating Psychotherapy into Community Psychiatry Appointments  

Continue Reading

ASMBS Foundation News and Update—July 2015

ASMBS Foundation News and Update—July 2015

| July 1, 2015

by Connie Stillwell, Executive Director of the ASMBS Foundation. Walk from Obesity Update. The ASMBS Foundation’s Walk from Obesity logo, website, and fundraising platform have all recently received a new look. The design of the Walk from Obesity website has been streamlined to allow for easier navigation and access to event locations. Website users can […]

Continue Reading

Quota of 50 Anastomotic Procedures in 12 Months May Be Difficult to Achieve for Some Fellows

| July 10, 2014

Dear Readers of Bariatric Times: For those of you who did not have the opportunity to attend the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) Spring Event in Miami, Florida, the conference was excellent. With an attendance of over 300 physicians and allied healthcare professionals, the success of this event sent our leadership a […]

Continue Reading

Checklist #20 Postoperative Management of GERD in Bariatric Patients

| May 15, 2014

by Raul J. Rosenthal, MD, FACS, FASMBS; Samuel Szomstein, MD, FACS, FASMBS; and Emanuele Lo Menzo, MD, PhD, FACS, FASMBS Column Editor Raul J. Rosenthal, MD, FACS, FASMBS Clinical Editor, Bariatric Times, Professor of Surgery and Chairman, Department of General Surgery; Director, The Bariatric and Metabolic Institute; Director, General Surgery Residency Program and Fellowship in […]

Continue Reading

Walter Pories’s CARTOON CORNER

| January 22, 2014

Original Cartoons by Walter J. Pories, MD, FACS Professor of Surgery, Biochemistry and Kinesiology, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina Click here to view original cartoons by Dr. Walter J. Pories

Continue Reading

An Update on the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP): A unified program of the ACS and ASMBS

| November 26, 2013

An Update on the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP):  A unified program of the  ACS and ASMBS by Teresa R. Fraker, MS, BSN, RN Teresa R. Fraker, MS, BSN, RN, is Program Administrator, MBSAQIP, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, Illinois. Bariatric Times. 2013;10(11):22. About the American Society for Metabolic and […]

Continue Reading

Tachycardia after Stapled Bariatric Operations

| September 23, 2013

by Raul J. Rosenthal, MD, FACS, FASMBS; Samuel Szomstein, MD, FACS, FASMBS; and  Emanuele Lo Menzo, MD, PhD, FACS, FASMBS Welcome to “Checklists in Bariatric Surgery.” This column’s aim is to help bariatric surgeons quickly review the reasons for potential problems when caring for bariatric patients.

Continue Reading