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Reinforced gia sleeve

Imad El Moussaoui, Augustin Limbga, Abdelilah Mehdi
BACKGROUND: Bleeding and staple-line leak, are the most common complications of laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy. To decrease the incidence of this complications, a variety of intraoperative reinforcement of staple line is used. Reinforced GIA™ is a new automatic suture device with pre-attached synthetic tissue reinforcement, but no study has evaluated its use in sleeve gastrectomy. The objective of this study is to evaluate the efficacy and safety of this new staple line reinforcement technique in laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy...
April 2018: Minerva Chirurgica
Michel Gagner, Tomasz Rogula
BACKGROUND: The revisional surgery for patients with inadequate weight loss after biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch (BPD/DS) is controversial. It has not yet been determined whether a common channel should be shortened or gastric pouch volume reduced. Since the revision of the distal anastomosis remains technically difficult and associated with possible complications, we turned our attention to the reduction of gastric sleeve volume. This operation is more feasible and potential complications are less probable...
August 2003: Obesity Surgery
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