Influential studies in metabolic and bariatric surgery that have been recently published will be presented and discussed by experts in the field.
1) To be familiar with important recent papers in the field of metabolic and bariatric surgery.
2) To learn the salient findings of each study that have the potential to impact the understanding and/or practice of metabolic and bariatric surgery.
3) To understand the limitations of studies and the gap in knowledge that will direct future study.
Dan Eisenberg, MD
Tirzepatide Once Weekly for the Treatment of Obesity.
Holly Lofton, MD
Endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty for treatment of class 1 and 2 obesity (MERIT): a prospective, multicentre, randomised trial
John Scott, MD
Association of Bariatric Surgery and Risk of Cancer in Patients with Morbid Obesity.
Matthew Brengman, MD MSHA
Effect of laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy vs Roux-en-Y gastric bypass on weight loss, comorbidities, and reflux at 10 years in adult patients with obesity. The SLEEVEPASS randomized clinical trial
John Carter, MD
Effect of Bariatric Surgery on Risk of Complications After Total Knee Arthroplasty. A Randomized Clinical Trial.
Monique Hassan, MD MBA FACS FASMBS
Comparison of Sleeve Gastrectomy vs Intensive Lifestyle Modification in Patients with a BMI of 30 to Less Than 35.
Mona Misra, MD
Comparison of Ambulatory Health Care Costs and Use Associated with Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass vs Sleeve Gastrectomy.
Joseph Northup, MD
Length of Biliopancreatic Limb in Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass and its Impact on Post-Operative Outcomes in Metabolic and Obesity Surgery – Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
Rich Peterson, MD
Ten-year outcomes of children and adolescents who underwent sleeve gastrectomy: weight loss, comorbidity resolution, adverse events, and growth velocity.
Colleen Kennedy, MD MBA FASMBS
Outcomes of bariatric surgery in patients with left ventricular assist device.
Stacy Brethauer, MD MBA