Gastric Balloon

Known as: Balloon, Gastric, Bubbles, Gastric, Bubble, Gastric 
An inflatable device implanted in the stomach as an adjunct to therapy of morbid obesity. Specific types include the silicone Garren-Edwards Gastric… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
I construct a model in which infinitely-lived entrepreneurs cannot borrowmore than the value of their landholdings. I show how… (More)
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2007
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2007
Leptin reduces food intake by an unspecified mechanism. Studies show that forebrain ventricular leptin delivery increases the… (More)
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2006
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2006
Background:The BioEnterics® Intragastric Balloon (BIB®) System in association with restricted diet has been used for the short… (More)
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2003
2003
The aim of this study was to analyze the learning curve for the GI Mentor II endoscope trainer and to determine whether… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND & AIMS Changes in visceral sensation contribute to the development of dyspepsia. Nonhuman models have previously… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
High-speed photography of insonified bubbles with a time resolution of 10 ns allows observations of translation due to radiation… (More)
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2002
2002
BACKGROUND Gastro-oesophageal reflux is an obesity-related health risk assumed to improve after weight loss. Prolonged… (More)
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1999
1999
BACKGROUND In super, super obese patients (body mass index [BMI] >60), especially those with extreme intra-abdominal fat… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Functionally specific vagal afferents were stimulated by gastric balloon distension in unanesthetized rats, followed by double c… (More)
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1994
1994
The purpose of this study was to establish a lung tumor model for the evaluation of chemopreventive agents against lung cancer in… (More)
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