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Adjustable Gastric Banding & Adolescents
3:00pm A5015 Surgical versus non-surgical treatment for adolescents with severe obesity: Preliminary results
Authors: Melissa Santos, PhD; Meghna Misra, MD; Priya Phulwani, MD; Alan Ahlberg, MA; Jessica Zimmerman, MD; Nicole Boone, PA-C; Christine Finck, Md
Presenter: Melissa Santos, PhD
3:00pm A5016 Weight loss and follow up outcomes in an adolescent cohort after bariatric surgery in a single institution
Authors: Rachel Moore, MD FACS FASMBS; Christine Skinner, BAppSci BHSc BBus; Monica Wagenaar, MD; Libby McBride McBride, RD; George Hopkins
Presenter: Rachel Moore, MD FACS FASMBS
Bypass Procedures
3:00pm A5027 Dual ring wound protector reduces circular stapler related surgical site infections in patients undergoing laparoscopic roux-en-y gastric bypass
Authors: Jennwood Chen, MD; Margaux Miller, MS; Ellen Morrow, MD; Anna R Ibele, MD; Robert Glasgow, MD; Eric Volckmann, MD
Presenter: Jennwood Chen, MD
3:00pm A5039 Gastric bypass with remnant gastrectomy for type i neuroendocrine tumor in a patient with morbid obesity
Authors: John P Hayden, BA MS; Donald T Hess, MD
Presenter: John P Hayden, BA MS
3:00pm A5041 Role of bariatric surgery and lung transplant eligibility in setting of pulmonary hypertension(phtn) and systemic sclerosis (ss)
Authors: Bhavani Pokala, MD; Spyridon Pagkratis, MD; Corrigan L Mcbride, MD
Presenter: Bhavani Pokala, MD
3:00pm A5040 Short overnight stay laparoscopic gastric bypass and sleeve gastrectomy are safe and not associated with higher readmission or complications
Authors: Harish Kumar, MD FRCS FRACS MBA; Victoria Hall, Medical student; Mathew Lyon, MBBS; Kamal Heer, MD FRCS MA [Bioethics]; Elizabeth Vujcich, MD
Presenter: Harish Kumar, MD FRCS FRACS MBA
Comparative Trials & Endoscopy
3:00pm A5326 Endoscopic gastric mucosal devitalization (gmd) results in a similar reduction in visceral adiposity compared to sleeve gastrectomy (sg): A randomized controlled trial
Authors: Andreas Oberbach, MD PhD DrPH MPH; Nadine Schlichting, PhD; Ulf Retschlag, MA MPH; Marco Heinrich Fraunhofer; Yvonne K Kullnick; Stefanie Lehman; Markus Enderle; Arne Dietrich, MD; Mouen A Khashab, MD; Anthony N Kalloo; Vivek Kumbhari, MD
Presenter: Andreas Oberbach, MD PhD DrPH MPH
3:00pm A5328 Endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty: The learning curve
Authors: Christine Hill, BS; Mohamad H El Zein, MD; Abhishek Agnihotri, MBBS; Margo Dunlap, RN; Alison Agrawal, MH; Sindhu Barola, MBBS; Saowanee Ngamruengphong; Yen-I Chen, MD; Mouen A Khashab, MD; Vivek Kumbhari, MD
Presenter: Christine Hill, BS
3:00pm A5327 Diagnostic value of upper endoscopy for anastomotic complications after roux-en-y gastric bypass
Authors: Thomas CC Boerlage, MD; Paula JD Wolvers, MD; Rogier P Voermans, MD PhD; Barbara A Hutten, PhD MSc; Victor Gerdes, MD PhD
Presenter: Thomas CC Boerlage, MD
3:00pm A5253 Management of mid body sleeve leak: Bariatric tourism gone bad!
Authors: Benjamin L Clapp, MD; Colin Martyn, MD
Presenter: Benjamin L Clapp, MD
3:00pm A5267 The effects of circular stapler height on anastomotic complications in laparoscopic roux en y gastric bypass
Authors: Kieran C Purich, B.Med.Sc.; Michael Horkoff, MD; Noah Switzer, MD; Shalvin Mr Prasad, MBChB FRACS; Neal Church, MD FRCSC; Xinzhe Shi, MPH; Philip Mitchell, MD; Estifanos Debru, MD; Shahzeer Karmali, MD FRCSC FACS; Richdeep Gill, MD
Presenter: Kieran C Purich, B.Med.Sc.
3:00pm A5268 Hiatal hernia repair after sleeve gastrectomy: A case series
Authors: Raquel E Redondo, MD; Heather A Albertson, PAC MMS RD; Alex Gandsas, MD
Presenter: Raquel E Redondo, MD
3:00pm A5251 Early laparoscopic port site hernia with incarceration and small bowel obstruction after sleeve gastrectomy: A case report and literature review
Authors: Paul R. Clark, MD; Alexander Ramirez, MD FACS
Presenter: Paul R. Clark, MD
3:00pm A5252 Conversion of duodenal switch to gastric bypass in patient with severe malnutrition and duodenal foreign body
Authors: Daniel Rivera, MD; Vicente Muñoz, MD; Adriana Ruano, MD; Aida Elisa Pérez, MD; Jose Luis García Galocha, MD; Mikel Rojo, MD; Andrés Sánchez-Pernaute, MD PhD; Antonio José Torres García, MD PhD FACS FASMBS
Presenter: Daniel Rivera, MD
Emerging Tech & Nutrition
3:00pm A5303 Long term effects of a ketogenic diet with mavketofast pro supplement on blood glucose, triglycerides,cholesterol, waist circumference and weight control in obese postmenopausal women
Authors: Maria Vranceanu, RN; Keith Anthony Grimaldi, PhD; Marco Perricone, PhD; daniele rizzo, MD; Lorena Filip, PhD
Presenter: Maria Vranceanu, RN
3:00pm A5304 Characterizing the impact of vitamin a deficiency after primary bariatric surgery
Authors: Anahita Jalilvand, MD; Andrew Suzo, BS; Kejal Shah, MD; Bradley J Needleman, MD; Sabrena F Noria, MD PhD
Presenter: Anahita Jalilvand, MD
3:00pm A5302 Use of indirect calorimetry before and after bariatric and metabolic surgery using a portable metabolism tracker device: Longitudinal case study
Authors: Flavia Soto, MD; Megan M Flores, MS RD; Corrie Whisner, PhD
Presenter: Flavia Soto, MD
General Interest
3:00pm A5166 Bariatric case mix in academic vs. non-academic practice settings
Authors: Nabeel Obeid, MD; Danni Lu, BS; Jie Yang, PhD; Lizhou Nie, MS; Salvatore Docimo, DO; Andrew Bates, MD; Mark Talamini, MD; Konstantinos Spaniolas, MD; Aurora Pryor, MD FASMBS
Presenter: Nabeel Obeid, MD
General Interest
3:00pm A5177 Cardiopulmonary bypass and coronary artery bypass grafting in patients with morbid obesity: Outcomes from a single-center database
Authors: Kandace Kichler, MD; Joshua Parreco, MD; Robert Kozol, MD; Leonardo Tamariz, MD MPH
Presenter: Kandace Kichler, MD
3:00pm A5193 Risk factors resulting in cholecystectomy following stapling bariatric procedures
Authors: Maher El Chaar, MD FACS FASMBS; Leonardo Claros, MD FACS FASMBS; Jill Stoltzfus, PhD; Meghan Paradise, BS
Presenter: Maher El Chaar, MD FACS FASMBS
3:00pm A5195 Fellow involvement in laparoscopic bariatric surgery: A national analysis of outcomes
Authors: Colette Inaba, MD; Christina Y Koh, MD; Sarath Sujatha-Bhaskar, MD; Yoon Lee, BS; Lishi Zhang, ms; Ninh Nguyen, MD FASMBS
Presenter: Colette Inaba, MD
3:00pm A5168 The hematologic pattern following bariatric surgery is comparable to anemia from chronic disease
Authors: David Gutierrez Blanco, MD; David Romero Funes, MD; Marcos de Andrade, MD MBA; Emanuele Lo Menzo, MD; Samuel Szomstein, MD FASMBS; Raúl Rosenthal, MD
Presenter: David Gutierrez Blanco, MD
3:00pm A5194 Bariatric surgeon perspectives on barriers to severe obesity care within the veterans health administration system: A qualitative analysis
Authors: Luke M Funk, MD MPH; Sally Jolles, MA; Rebecca L Gunter, MD; Corrine I Voils, PhD
Presenter: Luke M Funk, MD MPH
3:00pm A5167 Resting metabolic rate in patients submitted to bariatric surgery: Comparison of indirect calorimetry with predictive equations
Authors: Lilian Cardia, MD; Alexandre V Gadducci, MD; Leandro A Ferreira, PhD; Tatiana S Alvarez, MD; Elias J Ilias, PHD; Marco Aurelio Santo, PhD; Roberto de Cleva, PHD; Julia Maria D'Andrea Greve, PhD; Paulo Roberto Santos Silva, PhD
Presenter: Lilian Cardia, MD
Integrated Health
3:00pm A5062 Impact of weight reduction on the glycemic profile of patients undergoing gastric bypass
Authors: Glauco Alvarez, Phd; Ana Cristina A. Machado, MD; Luciana Patias; Cristina Moraes; Deise Moura, Mestranda; Nathaly Marin Hernandez; Raquel Antoniazzi
Presenter: Glauco Alvarez, Phd
3:00pm A5063 Providing bariatric surgery with supportive services leads to reductions in chronic disease risk in a low-income community
Authors: Lydia Best, MD; Kati Szamos, MS; Julie Grim, MPH RD/LD; Heather Kitzman, PhD; Daniel G Davis, DO FACS; Donald Wesson, MD MBA
3:00pm A5064 Improving outcomes in a tertiary care pediatric weight management clinic: A quality improvement project
Authors: Katherine Hearne, MPH RD LD; Mona A Eissa, MD MPH PhD; Kathy B Gunner, RN MS CPNP; Naomi K Berger-Perez, MA RPT LPC LMFT
3:00pm A5075 The effectiveness of cognitive-behavioral therapy counseling groups on roux-en y®/gastric bypass patients with post-operative weight gain after 5 years
Authors: Clinton S Bolton, PhD
Presenter: Clinton S Bolton, PhD
Malabstorptive & Epidemiology/Physiology
3:00pm A5285 Effect of sleeve gastrectomy and sleeve gastrectomy with jejunal bypass in hemoglobin levels one year after surgery in premenopausal women
Authors: Yudith Preiss, MD; Ximena Prat, MD; Matias A Sepulveda, MD
Presenter: Yudith Preiss, MD
3:00pm A5287 Evolution of preoperative liver damage long-term after biliopancreatic diversion: A longitudinal cohort study
Authors: Claudia Coppo, MD; Chiara Romana, MD; Edoardo G. Giannini, MD PhD; Giovanni Camerini, MD; Vincenzo Savarino, MD; Nicola Scopinaro, MD; Francesco S Papadia, MD FACS
Presenter: Claudia Coppo, MD
3:00pm A5286 Effect of sleeve gastrectomy and sleeve gastrectomy with jejunal bypass in bone mineral density one year after surgery in premenopausal women
Authors: Yudith Preiss, MD; Ximena Prat, MD; Matias A Sepulveda, MD
Presenter: Yudith Preiss, MD
Metabolic Surgery For Diabetes
3:00pm A5143 Diarem score association with remission of type 2 diabetes following modified duodenal switch
Authors: Sarah Pearlstein, MD; Sarah Sabrudin, MD; Courtney Cripps, MD; Billie Borden, MD; Mitchell S Roslin, MD; Debbie Allis, PA-C MBA
Presenter: Sarah Pearlstein, MD
3:00pm A5140 Gastric bypass surgery reverses type 2 diabetes by altering intestinal glucose and lipid metabolism
Authors: Renuka Subramaniam, DVM PhD; Hina Y Bhutta, MD; Stanley W Ashley, MD; Eric G Sheu, MD PhD; Ali Tavakkoli, MD
Presenter: Renuka Subramaniam, DVM PhD
Portuguese Posters
3:00pm A5352 Protocolo fisioterapêutico aplicado no pós-operatório imediato de cirurgia bariátrica dos portadores de obesidade
Authors: Ana Paula AP Limongi Richardelli Veloso, Esp; Karla G Cusmanich; Renato Tauil, MD; Alexandre Marotta, Ms
Presenter: Ana Paula AP Limongi Richardelli Veloso, Esp
3:00pm A5355 Impacto do nível da escolaridade, a perda de peso antes da cirurgia, o acompanhamento nutricional e a participação em grupos de apoio na manutenção da perda ponderal pós cirurgia bariátrica
Authors: Monica Coqueugniot, RD; Laura Fantelli Pateiro, RD; Natalia Pampillón; Clarisa Reynoso, MD; Patricia De Rosa, Rn; Carolina Pagano, RD
Presenter: Monica Coqueugniot, RD
3:00pm A5354 Effect of dietary polyphenols on fructose uptake by human intestinal epithelial cells (caco-2)
Authors: Nelson Andrade, MD Phd Candidate; Fatima Martel, PhD; João Araujo; Ana Branco, PhD Student; Jaqueline Carletti, PhD
Presenter: Nelson Andrade, MD Phd Candidate
Revisional Procedures
3:00pm A5228 Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy conversion to roux-en-y gastric bypass and repair of paraesophageal hernia
Authors: Maher El Chaar, MD FACS FASMBS; Leonardo Claros, MD FACS FASMBS; Ellyn Smith, MD
Presenter: Maher El Chaar, MD FACS FASMBS
3:00pm A5229 Postoperative complications after ds due to earlier lap-band procedure
Authors: Leif Hoffmann, MD; Stephan S Axer, MD
Presenter: Leif Hoffmann, MD
3:00pm A5231 Robotic revision: Mini-gastric bypass to roux-en-y gastric bypass
Authors: Melissa Felinski, DO; Erik Wilson, MD
Presenter: Melissa Felinski, DO
Scientific Research
3:00pm A5088 One- vs. two-staple line vertical sleeve gastrectomy in rats: Does it matter?
Authors: Rafael Alvarez, MD; Alfor Lewis, PhD; Mouhamadoul H Toure, DVM; Randy J Seeley, PhD
Presenter: Rafael Alvarez, MD
3:00pm A5089 Behavioral constructs of physical activity in post-bariatric surgery patients
Authors: Sara Kovacs, MS; Anita P Courcoulas, MD MPH FACS; Renee J Rogers, PhD; Kelliann K Davis, PhD; John M Jakicic, PhD FTOS
Presenter: Sara Kovacs, MS
Sleeve Gastrectomy
3:00pm A5113 Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy for morbid obesity – experience with 608 consecutive cases without leak, surgical technique and short-term outcomes
Authors: Parth Patel, MD; Charmaine V Gentles, DNP ANP-BC RNFA; Coney Bae, MD; Larry Gellman, MD; Dominick Gadaleta, MD
Presenter: Parth Patel, MD
3:00pm A5130 The impact of bariatric surgery on hypertension risk reduction: A single institution experience
Authors: David Gutierrez Blanco, MD; David Romero Funes, MD; Giulio Giambartolomei, MD; Emanuele Lo Menzo, MD; Samuel Szomstein, MD FASMBS; Raúl Rosenthal, MD
Presenter: David Gutierrez Blanco, MD
3:00pm A5131 Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy reduces the risk of developing type 2 diabetes mellitus in middle-aged morbidly obese adults
Authors: David Gutierrez Blanco, MD; David Romero Funes, MD; Marco Castillo, MD; Emanuele Lo Menzo, MD; Samuel Szomstein, MD FASMBS; Raúl Rosenthal, MD
Presenter: David Gutierrez Blanco, MD
3:00pm A5110 Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy: Results from a community hospital in an urban environment
Authors: Theadore Hufford, MD; Tae Kim, MD; Charles Gruner, MD
Presenter: Theadore Hufford, MD