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8:00am A187 Impact of bariatric surgery on thyroid function and medication use in patients with hypothyroidism
Authors: Cristian Milla Matute, MD; Maria C Fonseca Mora, MD; David Romero Funes, MD; Emanuele Lo Menzo, MD PhD FASMBS; Samuel Szomstein, MD FASMBS; Raul Rosenthal, MD
Presenter: Cristian Milla Matute, MD
8:07am A188 Glycemic metabolism and enterohormonal evaluation in early postoperative roux-en-y gastric bypass in morbidly diabetic obese patients: Comparison the oral and gastrostomy route
Authors: Marco Santo; Gustavo Fernandes; Filippe Mota, MD; GABRIELA ZANDONADI GONCALVES, MD; Andrea Bastos; Daniel Riccioppo, MD PhD; Denis Pajecki, MD; Roberto Cleva, MD PhD
Presenter: Filippe Mota, MD
8:14am A189 The relationship between the frequency and duration of the preoperative assessment process and early postoperative weight loss
Authors: Colleen Tewksbury, MPH RD LDN; Jingwei Wu, PhD; Kelly C Allison, PhD; Heather Gardiner, PhD; Kristoffel R. Dumon, MD; Noel N Williams, MD FASMBS; David Sarwer, PhD
Presenter: Colleen Tewksbury, MPH RD LDN
8:21am A190 Mobile health interventions are ineffective in the bariatric surgery population
Authors: Patricia D Cherasard, PA-C; Collin EM Brathwaite, MD; Alex Barkan, MD; Keneth Hall, II, MD FACS FASMBS; Barbara M Brathwaite, DNP RN; Melissa Fazzari, PhD; Donald A Brand, PhD; Borivoje-Boris Djokic, PhD; Mary Granoff, DBA MBA MSN RN; Jeff Ritter, DBA MBA; Mary Schaefer, RN MSN FNP-BC; Omodolapo Familusi, RN MSN ANP-C; Karen Norowski, RN CBN; Gerald Dessart, Jr., BA CPC
Presenter: Patricia D Cherasard, PA-C
8:28am A191 Revisiting COI: A comparison of public open payments data and financial disclosures for ObesityWeek 2016
Authors: Tara L McGraw, DO; Benjamin H Horsley, E.M.T.; Jai Prasad, MD; Jacob A Petrosky, MD; James T Dove, BA; Marcus Fluck, BS; Anthony Petrick, MD
Presenter: Tara L McGraw, DO
8:35am A192 Men and women differ in body composition: Using bioelectric impedance technology to challenge the status quo why fat-mass-index should replace body-mass-index
Authors: Erika D La Vella, DO; Michael Saleh, Medical Student; Kirsti Troyer, RD; Olivia Pipitone, MPH; Don Yarbrough, MD
Presenter: Erika D La Vella, DO
8:42am A193 When should endoscopy and 24h pH-test be done before bariatric surgery?
Authors: Guilherme Mazzini, MD PhD; Daniel Navarini, MD; Guilherme M Campos, MD FACS FASMBS; Jad Khoraki, MD; Fabio R BarĂ£o, Master; Carlos A Madalosso, MD; Richard R Gurski, MD PhD
Presenter: Guilherme Mazzini, MD PhD
8:49am A194 First assistant impact on early morbidity and mortality in bariatric surgery
Authors: Mark Mahan, DO; Marcus Fluck, BS; David M Parker, MD; Jon Gabrielsen, MD FASMBS; Anthony Petrick, MD; Ryan D Horsley, DO
Presenter: Mark Mahan, DO
8:56am A195 An evaluation of the utility of routine pathological examination of the gastric remnant post-sleeve gastrectomy
Authors: Kejal Shah, MD; Emily C Benham, MD; Munyaradzi Chimukangara, MD; Bradley Needleman, MD; Sabrena F Noria, MD PhD FRCSC FAC
Presenter: Sabrena F Noria, MD PhD FRCSC FAC
9:03am A196 Analysis of self vs peer ratings of surgical skill with bariatric surgery
Authors: Oliver A Varban, MD FASMBS; Jyothi Thumma, MPH; Arthur M Carlin, MD FASMBS; Jonathan F Finks, MD; Amir A Ghaferi, MD MS; Justin B Dimick, MD MPH FACS
Presenter: Jonathan F Finks, MD
9:10am A197 Non-alcoholic steatohepatitis - the hidden comorbidity: No referral for bariatric surgery
Authors: Tripurari Mishra, MD; Leroy J Trombetta, MD; Kara J. Kallies, MS; Shanu Kothari, MD
Presenter: Tripurari Mishra, MD
9:17am A198 State variation in obesity, bariatric surgery, and economic ranks: A tale of two Americas
Authors: Eric DeMaria, MD FACS FASMBS; Wayne J English, MD; Samer G Mattar, MD FASMBS; Stacy Brethauer, MD; Matthew Hutter, MD MPH; John M Morton, MD MPH FACS FASMBS
Presenter: Eric DeMaria, MD FACS FASMBS
9:24am A199 Multimodal pain management with liposomal bupivicaine and intravenous acetaminophen in a post-operative bariatric population
Authors: Richard Ing, MD; Michele Radaszewski, RN MS CBN; Stephanie L Rozick, LPN
Presenter: Richard Ing, MD
9:31am A200 Impact of a low calorie diet before bariatric surgery on reducing the histologic appearance of liver steatosis
Authors: Risa Wolf, MD; Kiyoko Oshima, MD PhD; Kimberley E Steele, MD PhD FACS FASMBS
Presenter: Risa Wolf, MD
9:38am A201 Decision regret up to four years after gastric bypass and gastric banding
Authors: Christina C Wee, MD MPH; Aaron Fleishman, MPH; Ashley C McCarthy, BA; Donald T Hess, Jr., MD; Caroline Apovian, MD FACP FTOS DABOM; Daniel Jones, MD MS FASMBS
Presenter: Christina C Wee, MD MPH
9:45am Adjourn