Weight Loss Surgery Effective Regardless of Age of Teens
WEDNESDAY, April 20, 2022 -- Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) is an effective approach to surgical weight loss in adolescents, according to a study published online April 11 in Surgical Endoscopy. Jun Tashiro, M.D., from New York University... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 20, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

After Successful Launch of Titan SGS(R) Surgical Stapler, Standard Bariatrics, Inc. Achieves Final Series B Funding Early
CINCINNATI, Feb. 28, 2022 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Cincinnati-based Standard Bariatrics, Inc., an emerging leader in the bariatric surgery medical device field, today announced completion of a $35 million Series B round ahead of schedu... Devices, Surgery, Venture Capital Standard Bariatrics,Titan SGS, bariatric sleeve, sleeve gastrectomy (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - February 28, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Titan SGS(R) from Standard Bariatrics, Inc. Passes 1,000 Clinical Case Uses
CINCINNATI, Jan. 19, 2022 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Bariatric surgeons are seeing benefits delivered to patients from the anatomy-based approach of Titan SGS® surgical stapler technology from Standard Bariatrics®, Inc. Since the... Devices, Surgery Standard Bariatrics, Titan SGS, bariatric sleeve surgery, sleeve gastrectomy (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - January 19, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Long-Term Medication Usage After Bariatric Surgeries Compared
TUESDAY, Jan. 18, 2022 -- Patients who have gastric bypass may be slightly more likely to remain free of obesity-related medications versus those undergoing sleeve gastrectomy, according to a study published online Jan. 12 in JAMA Surgery. Ryan... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - January 18, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Standard Bariatrics, Inc. Reaches Sales Milestone with Titan SGS(TM)
CINCINNATI, Dec. 13, 2021 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Standard Bariatrics®, Inc. (SBI), a Cincinnati-based company focused on developing medical devices for surgical treatments of obesity, announced it reached a $1M sales milestone du... Devices, Surgery Standard Bariatrics, Titan SGS, bariatric sleeve surgery, sleeve gastrectomy (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - December 13, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Gastric Cancer Prevalent in Hereditary Breast Cancer Patients Gastric Cancer Prevalent in Hereditary Breast Cancer Patients
The risk of occult gastric cancer is highly prevalent in hereditary lobular breast cancer (HLBC) families who harbor any type of CDH1 variant. Should they consider prophylactic total gastrectomy?Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - November 11, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Transit Bipartition an Attractive Second-Step Option When Sleeve Gastrectomy Fails Transit Bipartition an Attractive Second-Step Option When Sleeve Gastrectomy Fails
For patients who fail to lose enough weight or regain weight after laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy, revisional bariatric surgery in the form of transit bipartition is an attractive next step, say clinicians in Germany.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - November 8, 2021 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: General Surgery News Source Type: news

Similar Long-term Survival With Laparoscopic, Open Gastrectomy Similar Long-term Survival With Laparoscopic, Open Gastrectomy
New evidence highlights the ' safety and efficacy of laparoscopic gastrectomy, ' researchers say.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - October 23, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Five Years Out, Sleeve Gastrectomy Safer Than Gastric Bypass Five Years Out, Sleeve Gastrectomy Safer Than Gastric Bypass
An analysis of a Medicare administrative database finds about 30% lower mortality associated with sleeve gastrectomy.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - October 20, 2021 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Sleeve Gastrectomy Safe and Effective Long-Term in Kids With Severe Obesity Sleeve Gastrectomy Safe and Effective Long-Term in Kids With Severe Obesity
Sleeve gastrectomy is a safe and effective treatment for severe obesity in children as young as five years old, report researchers in Saudi Arabia.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - September 30, 2021 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: General Surgery News Source Type: news

Robotic Gastrectomy for Gastric Cancer Does Not Cut Postop Infections
But overall incidence of postoperative complications significantly lower with robotic versus laparoscopic gastrectomy (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - September 22, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gastroenterology, Infections, Oncology, Surgery, Journal, Source Type: news

No Drop in Intra-Abdominal Infectious Complications With Robotic Gastrectomy No Drop in Intra-Abdominal Infectious Complications With Robotic Gastrectomy
Robotic gastrectomy failed to reduce intra-abdominal infectious complications compared with standard laparoscopic gastrectomy in a randomized clinical trial of 236 patients with gastric cancer.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines - September 22, 2021 Category: Surgery Tags: General Surgery News Source Type: news

Bypass Is Best Bariatric Surgery to Reduce Cardiovascular Events Bypass Is Best Bariatric Surgery to Reduce Cardiovascular Events
Bariatric surgery is associated with a reduction in risk of major adverse cardiac events, and Roux-en-Y gastric bypass is linked to a greater reduction than sleeve gastrectomy.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - September 16, 2021 Category: Cardiology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Sleeve Gastrectomy Has Higher GERD Risk Than Gastric Bypass Sleeve Gastrectomy Has Higher GERD Risk Than Gastric Bypass
People with obesity who undergo bariatric surgery have a higher risk of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) with sleeve gastrectomy than with Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, a randomized controlled trial found.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - September 13, 2021 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Perioperative SOX Protocol Bests Adjuvant CapOx in Locally Advanced Gastric Cancer Perioperative SOX Protocol Bests Adjuvant CapOx in Locally Advanced Gastric Cancer
In patients who had a D2 gastrectomy, perioperative administration of the oral fluoropyrimidine derivative S-1 and oxaliplatin yielded better outcomes than adjuvant capecitabine and oxaliplatin in a phase 3 trial.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - August 3, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news