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Banded Gastric Bypass

  1. Ten Years Experience of Banded Gastric Bypass: Does It Make a Difference?
    William Awad & Alvaro Garay & Cristián Martínez, OBES SURG (2012) 22:271–278
  2. Systematic Review of Medium-Term Weight Loss after Bariatric Operations
    Paul E. O’Brien, MD, FRACS; Tracey McPhail, BSc; Timothy B. Chaston, BAppSci, PhD; John B. Dixon, MBBS, PhD, FRACGP, Obesity Surgery, 16, 1032-1040
  3. Adjustable gastric banding as revisional bariatric procedure after failed gastric bypass—intermediate results
    Marc Bessler, M.D., Amna Daud, M.D., M.P.H., Mary F. DiGiorgi, M.P.H.,William B. Inabnet, M.D., Beth Schrope, M.D., Ph.D., Lorraine Olivero-Rivera, F.N.P.C.S.,Daniel Davis, D.O., Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases 6 (2010) 31–35
  4. Banded Roux-en-Y gastric bypass for the treatment of morbid obesity
    Helen M. Heneghan, M.D.,Ph.D.*, Shorat Annaberdyev, M.D.,Shai Eldar, M.D., Tomasz Rogula, M.D.,Stacy Brethauer, M.D.,Philip Schauer, M.D.
  5. Primary Banded Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass: a Systematic Review
    Kamal K Mahawar & Chirag Parikh & William R. J. Carr & Neil Jennings & Shlok Balupuri & Peter K Small
  6. Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Medium-Term Outcomes After Banded Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass
    H. Buchwald & J. N. Buchwald & T. W. McGlennon
  7. Influence of the Actual Diameter of the Gastric Pouch Outlet in Weight Loss After Silicon Ring Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass: An Endoscopic Study
    Jorge Mali Jr. & Fernando Augusto Mardiros Herbella Fernandes & Antonio Carlos Valezi & Tiemi Matsuo & Mariano de Almeida Menezes
  8. Revisional Surgery for Weight Regain or Insufficient Weight Loss after Gastric Bypass using the Minimizer Ring: Short Term Results of a Multi Center Study (1.905 kb)
    Valk J.W., Gypen B., Abdelgabar A., Hendrickx L. Schijns W., Aarts E., Janssen I., Berends F. Rheinwalt K.P., Schneider S., Plamper A. Van Wagensveld B.A., De Raaff C presented at IFSO 2015
  9. Banded Gastric Bypass: Better Long-Term Results? A Cohort Study with Minimum 5-Year Follow-Up (514 kb)
    Luc Lemmens OBES SURG DOI 10.1007/s11695-016-2397-4

Banded Sleeve

  1. Laparoscopic Adjustable Banded Sleeve Gastrectomy as a Primary Procedure for the Super-Super Obese (Body Mass Index>60 kg/m2)
    Sanjay Agrawal & Els Van Dessel & Faki Akin & Sebastiaan Van Cauwenberge & Bruno Dillemans
  2. Banded Sleeve Gastrectomy - Initial Experience
    Wesley Alexander & Lisa R. Martin Hawver & Hope R. Goodman
  3. To Band or Not to Band—Early Results of Banded Sleeve Gastrectomy (271 kb)
    W. Konrad Karcz & Iwona Karcz-Socha & Goran Marjanovic & Simon Kuesters & Matthias Goos & Ulrich T. Hopt & Tomasz Szewczyk & Tobias Baumann & Jodok Matthias Grueneberger
  4. Primary Silicone-Banded Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy: A Pilot Study
    Christopher R. Daigle, MD, Ricard Corcelles, MD, PhD, and Philip R. Schauer, MD
  5. The MiniMizer Ring is a safe edition to laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (481 kb)
    Harsha Chandraratna, Stephen Watson, Chris Couch, William V Braun MD, Tim Wright & Jo Climo
  6. Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy versus Laparoscopic Banded Sleeve Gastrectomy: First Prospective Pilot Randomized Study (1.957 kb)
    Valeria Tognoni, Domenico Benavoli, Emanuela Bianciardi, Federico Perrone, Simona Ippoliti, Achille Gaspari and Paolo Gentileschi Gastroenterology Research and Practice Volume 2016, Article ID 6419603, 5 pages
  7. Banded Sleeve Gastrectomy: Better Long-Term Results? A Long-Term Cohort Study Until 5 Years Follow-Up in Obese and Superobese Patients (746 kb)
    Luc Lemmens, Jelmer Van Den Bossche, Hinali Zaveri, Amit Surve

Gastric Banding

  1. Systematic Review of Medium-Term Weight Loss after Bariatric Operations
    Paul E. O’Brien, MD, FRACS; Tracey McPhail, BSc; Timothy B. Chaston, BAppSci, PhD; John B. Dixon, MBBS, PhD, FRACGP, Obesity Surgery, 16, 1032-1040
  2. Successful Multi-Intervention Treatment of Severe Obesity: A 7-year Prospective Study with 96% Follow-up
    Rudolf Steffen & Natascha Potoczna & Norman Bieri & Fritz F. Horber
  3. Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding in 1,791 Consecutive Obese Patients: 12-Year Results
    Franco Favretti; Gianni Segato; David Ashton; Luca Busetto; Maurizio De Luca; Marco Mazza; Andrea Ceoloni; Oscar Banzato; Elisa Calo; Giuliano Enzi
  4. Gastric banding with fixation but without plication (90 kb)
    Frank Claessens, Steven Bessemans, Tomasz Szewczyk
  5. Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding without plication (166 kb)
    Dr. Frank Claessens, January 2006
  6. Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding Results after 2 Years with Two Different Band Types
    D. Collet; A. Rault; A. Sa Cunha; D. Larroude; B. Masson

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