TITLE

Standardization of the Fully Stapled Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass for Obesity Reduces Early Immediate Postoperative Morbidity and Mortality: A Single Center Study on 2606 Patients

AUTHOR(S)
Dillemans, Bruno; Sakran, Nasser; Sablon, Thibault; Defoort, Barbara; Dessel, Els Van; Akin, Faki; Moreels, Nathalie; Lambert, Sebastiaan; Mulier, Jan; Date, Ravindra; Vandelanotte, Michel; Feryn, Tom; Proot, Luc; Van Cauwenberge, Sebastiaan
PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
Obesity Surgery;Oct2009, Vol. 19 Issue 10, p1355
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article describes experiences with the standardized fully stapled laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (FS-LRYGB) on 3,145 patients and its influence on the 30-day morbidity and mortality. Patients in the study had mean age of 39.2 years, with mean operative time of 63 minutes and mean hospital stay of 3.35 days. Results revealed that one patient died of pneumonia and 5.8% had post-operative complications. The study suggests that the systematic approach to full standardization of the procedure contributed to low mortality.
ACCESSION #
44994604

 

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