This study uses data from a statewide clinical registry to identify factors associated with achieving a body mass index of less than 30 in patients who have undergone bariatric surgery.
This study investigates surgical outcomes that are associated with a patient’s health literacy level among a population undergoing major abdominal surgery.
This randomized clinical trial assesses the effect of postoperative incentive spirometry vs clinical observation on hypoxemia, oxygen saturation, and pulmonary complications among patients undergoing bariatric surgery.
This multicenter study examines the clinical and radiological postoperative pulmonary complications and respiratory insufficiency therapies in patients undergoing noncardiothoracic surgery requiring 2 hours or more of general anesthesia with mechanical ventilation.
This study identifies variation in open Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgeries by health insurance status.
This study examines 10-year weight change in veterans who underwent Roux-en-Y gastric bypass compared with nonsurgical matches and the 4-year weight change in veterans who underwent Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, adjustable gastric banding, or sleeve gastrectomy.
This population-based cohort study evaluates association between patient frailty and 1-year postoperative mortality following noncardiac surgery.
This article reviews the pathophysiology, clinical presentation, diagnostic evaluation, and treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease.
This randomized clinical trial reports that erythromycin administration increases gastric emptying among patients undergoing emergency surgery under general anesthesia.
This retrospective cohort study found that Roux-en-Y gastric bypass resulted in greater weight loss than adjustable gastric banding but a higher risk of short-term complications and long-term subsequent hospitalizations. See also the Invited Commentary by Dimick and Finks.
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