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https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28017964/intragastric-balloon-as-an-adjunct-to-lifestyle-intervention-a-randomized-controlled-trial
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A Courcoulas, B A Dayyeh, L Eaton, J Robinson, G Woodman, M Fusco, V Shayani, H Billy, D Pambianco, C Gostout
Background/objectivesThis trial evaluated the safety and effectiveness of the Orbera™ Intragastric Balloon, as an adjunct to lifestyle intervention.Subjects/methodsIn this multi-center, randomized, open label clinical trial 255 adults with a body mass index 30-40 kg/m(2) were treated and outcomes assessed up to 12 months. Participants were randomized to endoscopic placement of an intragastric balloon plus lifestyle or lifestyle intervention alone. Balloons were removed at 6 months and lifestyle intervention continued for both groups through 12 months...
December 26, 2016: International Journal of Obesity: Journal of the International Association for the Study of Obesity
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/26305524/reshape-and-orbera-two-gastric-balloon-devices-for-weight-loss
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August 31, 2015: Medical Letter on Drugs and Therapeutics
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/26240686/endoscopic-therapy-for-weight-loss-gastroplasty-duodenal-sleeves-intragastric-balloons-and-aspiration
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Nitin Kumar
A new paradigm in the treatment of obesity and metabolic disease is developing. The global obesity epidemic continues to expand despite the availability of diet and lifestyle counseling, pharmacologic therapy, and weight loss surgery. Endoscopic procedures have the potential to bridge the gap between medical therapy and surgery. Current primary endoscopic bariatric therapies can be classified as restrictive, bypass, space-occupying, or aspiration therapy. Restrictive procedures include the USGI Primary Obesity Surgery Endolumenal procedure, endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty using Apollo OverStitch, TransOral GAstroplasty, gastric volume reduction using the ACE stapler, and insertion of the TERIS restrictive device...
July 25, 2015: World Journal of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
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