3:45pm A268 The effects of a dexamethasone-based prophylaxis protocol on postoperative nausea and vomiting (PONV) and the duration and associated cost of the hospital stay
Authors: Sharon A Krzyzanowski, RN CBN; Keith Kim, MD; Dennis C Smith, MD FACS FASMBS; Michele Young, PAC; Cynthia K Buffington, PhD
Presenter: Sharon A Krzyzanowski, RN CBN
3:56pm A269 A novel risk prediction model for complications and readmissions following bariatric surgery based on the MBSAQIP database
Authors: Maher El Chaar, MD; Jill Stoltzfus, PhD; Keith S Gersin, MD FASMBS; Kyle J Thompson, PhD
Presenter: Maher El Chaar, MD
4:07pm A270 Postoperative complications increase the risk of venous thromboembolism following sleeve gastrectomy and gastric bypass
Authors: Arthur M Carlin, MD FASMBS; Oliver A Varban, MD FASMBS; Jonathan F Finks, MD; Matthew J Weiner, MD; Aaron J Bonham, MSc; Amir A Ghaferi, MD MS
Presenter: Arthur M Carlin, MD FASMBS
4:18pm A271 MBSAQIP national registry study of robotic-assisted outcomes in patients undergoing sleeve gastrectomy or roux-en-y gastric bypass
Authors: Pavlos K Papasavas, MD FASMBS; Richard L Seip, PhD; Andrea Stone, BS; Tara McLaughlin, PhD; Darren Tishler, MD FASMBS
Presenter: Pavlos K Papasavas, MD FASMBS
4:29pm A111 Current role of staple line reinforcement in 30-day outcomes of primary laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy: An analysis of MBSAQIP data, 2015-2016 PUF
Authors: Andrew Demeusy, MD MBA; Anne Sill, MSHS; Andrew Averbach, MD FASMBS
Presenter: Andrew Demeusy, MD MBA
4:40pm A112 The impact of chronic kidney disease on peri-operative outcomes following bariatric surgery: an analysis of the MBSAQIP participant use data file
Authors: Michael Mazzei, MD; Michael A Edwards, MD FACS FASMBS
Presenter: Michael Mazzei, MD
4:51pm A113 How safe is bariatric surgery in patients with class i obesity (BMI 30-35 kg/m2)?
Authors: Xiaoxi Feng, MD MPH; Amin Andalib, MD MSc; Stacy Brethauer, MD; Philip R Schauer, MD; Ali Aminian, MD FASMBS
Presenter: Xiaoxi Feng, MD MPH
5:02pm A114 The effect of intraoperative leak testing on postoperative leak-related outcomes after bariatric and metabolic surgery: An analysis of the MBSAQIP database
Authors: Kamthorn Yolsuriyanwong, MD; BiPan Chand, MD FACS FASGE FASMBS; Eric Marcotte, MD MSc FASMBS
Presenter: BiPan Chand, MD FACS FASGE FASMBS
5:13pm Question & Answer
5:15pm Adjourn