Survey: Preliminary Data

Please consider completing our survey:
https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/IFSO-MGB-ConsensusConference

Some preliminary data (more below…):

While some surgeons express concerns about studies showing a slight increase in risk after Billroth II 100% agreed that the studies were missing the point, that the increased risk found in the studies came from H. Pylori which caused the ulcers leading to the Billroth II surgery:

Billroth II Rx for Ulcers: Ulcers and Gastric Cancer Caused by H. Pylori
Billroth II Rx for Ulcers: Ulcers and Gastric Cancer Caused by H. Pylori

 

When Experts in Bariatric Surgery were asked about Regaining Weight after Bariatric Procedures; Is it very common after Bariatric Different Procedures?:

WeightRegainCommon


We are pleased to report that the IFSO-EC Mini / One Anastomosis / Omega Loop Gastric Bypass Postgraduate Course in Barcelona in April 2012 was a notable success.  We had a great slate of presenters included such experts and leaders included Prof Jean-Marc Chevallier, France, Prof Roberto Tacchino, Italy, Prof. Dr. Manuel Garcia-Caballero, Spain, Dr. Jean Mouiel, France, Dr. Jacques Himpens, Dr. Cesare Peraglie, M.D., F.A.C.S., USA and Dr. K S Kular M.S. from India. 
The countries represented included France, Italy, Germany, Spain, the United Kingdom, The Czech Republic, Portugal, Egypt, United Arab Emirates, The Netherlands and India.  We were pleased that the room was near full, enthusiastic and educational.As a follow up, the IFSO Varianational Committee on New Procedures is seeking to survey the present opinions of surgeons about the MGB and the other bariatric procedures.
https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/IFSO-MGB-ConsensusConference
We are writing up the notes on the Conference and that may be of interest.
We are also considering a formal consensus conference on the Mini-Gastric Bypass and are asking for advice and suggestions.May I please ask for you to take a moment and complete this survey to get you thought and opinions as a leader in our field.https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/IFSO-MGB-ConsensusConference

On behalf of the IFSO Varianational Committee on New Procedures to we are your help in completing a survey to assess the present state of knowledge and opinion on the MGB and other relevant issues in bariatric surgery.


To make the survey simple, fast and easy to complete it asks only general opinions and tries to limit the questions to simple Yes/No answers.  We are not seeking precise measurements but just generalities and impressions from our membership.

To complete the survey click on the link below:
https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/IFSO-MGB-ConsensusConference

Please let me know what you think


Some preliminary data:

When Experts in Bariatric Surgery were asked Regain of Weight after Surgery is very common:

WeightRegainCommon
WeightRegainCommon

Major Weight Loss:

Major Weight Loss
Major Weight Loss

Gastro-Esophageal Reflux after Bariatric Procedures

Gastro-Esophageal Reflux after Bariatric Procedures
Gastro-Esophageal Reflux after Bariatric Procedures

Assessment of the Ease of Revising Bariatric Procedures

Ease of Revision
Ease of Revision

Note: These are all very preliminary findings, stay tuned for more …

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