Defining Benchmarks in Bariatric Surgery

2018-02-26 20:24:14 | BioPortfolio

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Metabolomic Fingerprint After Bariatric Surgery

Background: Obesity is associated with multiple diseases. Bariatric surgery is the most effective therapy for severe obesity that cannot only reduce body weight but also obesity-associated...

The Effect of Bariatric Surgery on Spermatogenesis

Little is known about the effects of weight loss surgery on male reproductive health. This study will investigate the effect of bariatric surgery on male infertility by evaluating sexual h...

Bariatric Surgery Versus Non-alcoholic Steato-hepatitis

Bariatric-metabolic surgery is effective in treating the cluster of conditions forming the metabolic syndrome, strictly associated with NAFLD and NASH. Recently, we and other authors have ...

The Microbiology of Bariatric Surgery

Obesity and its associated diseases are increasing worldwide. However, the mechanisms behind the development of obesity is not fully understood. There is evidence that intestinal bacteria ...

Effect of GLP-1 Receptor Agonism After Sleeve Gastrectomy

Observational studies suggest that bariatric surgery is the most effective intervention for weight loss. Comparative effectiveness of Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass (RYGB) and Sleeve Gastrectomy...

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The Effect of Bariatric Surgery on Patients with HIV Infection: a Literature Review.

Obesity among human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected individuals is on the rise. Bariatric procedures such as Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) and sleeve gastrectomy (SG) alter the GI tract. Wheth...

Impact of bariatric surgery on neural food processing and cognition: an fMRI study.

The Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) is one of the most widely used techniques for bariatric surgery. After RYGB, weight loss up to 50%-70% of excess body weight, improvement of insulin-resistance, cha...

Impact of Bariatric Surgery on the Pharmacokinetics Parameters of Amoxicillin.

Bariatric surgery leads to several anatomo-physiological modifications that may affect pharmacokinetic parameters and consequently alter the therapeutic effect of drugs, such as antibiotics. The pharm...

Proceedings from the 2018 Association for Chemoreception Annual Meeting Symposium: Bariatric Surgery and Its Effects on Taste and Food Selection.

This article provides a summary of the topics discussed at the symposium titled Bariatric Surgery and Its Effects on Taste and Food Selection which was held at the Fortieth Annual Meeting of the Assoc...

Pulmonary Tuberculosis After Gastric Bypass: A Very Rare Complication.

Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) is the most commonly performed bariatric surgical procedure with successful outcomes. RYGB has multiple positive outcomes, including sustained weight reduc...

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

Surgical procedures aimed at producing major WEIGHT REDUCTION in patients with MORBID OBESITY.

Activities related to WEIGHT REDUCTION in patients with OBESITY. Treatment methods include DIET; EXERCISE; BEHAVIOR MODIFICATION; medications; and BARIATRIC SURGERY.

The discipline concerned with WEIGHT REDUCTION in patients with OBESITY.

Surgical procedures conducted with the aid of computers. This is most frequently used in orthopedic and laparoscopic surgery for implant placement and instrument guidance. Image-guided surgery interactively combines prior CT scans or MRI images with real-time video.

The concentration of a compound needed to reduce population growth of organisms, including eukaryotic cells, by 50% in vitro. Though often expressed to denote in vitro antibacterial activity, it is also used as a benchmark for cytotoxicity to eukaryotic cells in culture.

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