A sleeve gastrectomy blast: how long should the bariatric patient fast?

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/10.10 16 A ence: Depa Alex rbaki The primary site of surgery in bariatric surgery is the stomach, so a preoperative fasting plan can be crucial to prepare the primary site of surgery. Here the authors report a case in which a 12-hour fast was not enough to evacuate the stomach before a sleeve gastrectomy procedure. A 39-year-old obese diabetic patient was… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.soard.2015.10.079

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@article{Abdelbaki2016ASG, title={A sleeve gastrectomy blast: how long should the bariatric patient fast?}, author={Tamer N Abdelbaki and Mohamed Bekheit and Khaled Mohamed Katri}, journal={Surgery for obesity and related diseases : official journal of the American Society for Bariatric Surgery}, year={2016}, volume={12 3}, pages={707-710} }