Last reviewed: November 2017
Last updated: April  2017

Summary

Details

  • Types of surgical procedures
  • Expected weight loss
  • Gastric bypass: description
  • Gastric bypass: early complications
  • Gastric bypass: late complications
  • Gastric band: description
  • Gastric band: early complications
  • Gastric band: late complications
  • Biliopancreatic diversion (BPD) with or without duodenal switch: description
  • Biliopancreatic diversion with or without duodenal switch: complications
  • Sleeve gastrectomy: description
  • Sleeve gastrectomy: complications
  • Vertical banded gastroplasty (VBG)
  • Jejunoileal bypass
  • Metabolic and nutritional complications
  • Bariatric surgery and the pregnant patient
  • Weight loss failure or weight regain following bariatric surgery
  • Abdominal pain following bariatric surgery
  • Nausea and vomiting following bariatric surgery

Contributors

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Obesity Medicine Physician Medicine

Gastrointestinal Unit, Department of Medicine

Division of Endocrinology, Department of Pediatrics

Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School

Boston

MA

Disclosures

FCS declares that she has acted as a consultant for Novo Nordisk. FCS is the author of an article cited in the topic.

Dr Fatima Cody Stanford would like to gratefully acknowledge Dr Abeezar Sarela and Dr Daniel M. Herron, previous contributors to this topic. AS has no competing interests. DMH has received educational grants from Ethicon Endosurgery and Covidien. DMH has acted as consultant for USGI Medical, Virtual Incision, and Hourglass Technology.

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Assistant Investigator

Group Health Center for Health Studies

Seattle

WA

Disclosures

DA declares that he has no competing interests.

Consultant in Bariatric and General Surgery

Chelsea and Westminster Hospital

London

UK

Disclosures

EE has been sponsored by Ethicon UK in a fellowship grant and has received sponsorship to attend conferences. EE has received speaking fees from Nestle UK.

Associate Professor

Internal Medicine and Pediatrics

Associate Medical Director

Chronic Disease Management

Ohio State University Hospitals

Columbus

OH

Disclosures

DPS declares that she has no competing interests.

Clinical Lecturer in Surgery

Imperial College London

London

UK

Disclosures

HA declares that he has no competing interests.

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