Vertical-Banded Gastroplasty

Known as: band gastroplasty vertical, Printen and Mason gastric bypass, Gastroplasty, Vertical-Banded 
 
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2005
2005
BACKGROUND Vertical banded gastroplasty (VBG) has been a popular bariatric operation for the past 2 decades, and this operation… (More)
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2000
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2000
Long-term follow-up (>l0 years) after vertical banded gastroplasty (VBG) is almost nonexistent. The aim of this study was to… (More)
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1998
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1998
BACKGROUND An increasing number of patients with a failed primary bariatric procedure present themselves for secondary treatment… (More)
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1998
1998
BACKGROUND Optimal evaluation of the results of surgery for morbid obesity requires a long-term follow-up for at least 5 years… (More)
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1995
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1995
BACKGROUND Despite important advances in the field of bariatric surgery over the last 40 years, no single operation has clearly… (More)
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1995
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1995
BACKGROUND: a prospective randomized study was undertaken to compare the outcome of vertical banded gastroplasty (VBG) and… (More)
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1994
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1994
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to learn whether preoperative eating habits can be used to predict outcome after vertical… (More)
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1989
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1989
In a previous study, Roux-Y gastric bypass was found to be significantly more effective than vertical banded gastroplasty for… (More)
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1987
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1987
Vertical banded gastroplasty (VBGP) was compared with Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGBP) in a randomized prospective trial that… (More)
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1987
1987
The authors assessed the nutritional status of 60 morbidly obese patients by determining body composition, using multiple isotope… (More)
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