ASMBS Updates and Corrections

Information below replaces information that may be out-of-date in the ObesityWeek program book or other documents. This page will be continuously updated as corrections are made.

Room Changes and Updates

Monday, November 11, 2013

Optimizing Your Practice: Coding and Reimbursement – 8:00 am to 12:00 pm has been moved to A313-A314
Certified Bariatric Nurse (CBN) Review Course – 8:00 am to 5:00 pm has been moved to A303

Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Revisional Surgery: Techniques, Pearls and Pitfalls – 8:00 am to 12:00 pm has been moved to A315-A316
Masters Course in Behavioral Health: Session II – Postoperative Issues – 8:00 am to 12:00 pm has been moved to A303

Wednesday, November 13, 2013

IH Symposium I – 10:00 am to 11:30 am has been moved to Room A411
Symposium I: Standard of Care Debate – 10:00 am to 11:30 am has been moved to the Sydney Marcus Auditorium

Saturday, November 16, 2013

Symposium VIII: ASMBS/TOS Management of Adolescent Obesity – 8:30 am to 10:15 am has been moved to Rooms A313-A314
Symposium IX: Decreasing Readmissions – the First MBSAQIP Quality Collaborative – 10:30 am to 12:30 am has been moved to Rooms A313-A314
ASMBS Strategic Planning Committee – 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm has been moved to Rooms A313-A314

Labs Changes and Updates

Abstract Presentation Changes and Updates

A-101-OR: PREDICTORS OF REMISSION FOR TYPE II DIABETES MELLITUS AFTER LAPAROSCOPIC ROUX-EN-Y GASTRIC BYPASS
Andrea Ooi Se En, MBBS, MS;
Chih-Kun Huang, MD; Po Chih Chang

A-102-OR: RISK PREDICTION OF COMPLICATIONS OF METABOLIC SYNDROME BEFORE AND 6-YEARS AFTER GASTRIC BYPASS
Ali Aminian, MD;
Hector Romero-Talamas, MD; Esam S. Batayyah, MD; Andrea Zelisko, MD; Derrick C. Cetin, DO; Sangeeta Kashyap, MD; John P. Kirwan, PhD; Bipan Chand, MD; Stacy A. Brethauer, MD; Philip R. Schauer, MD

A-104-OR: TEAMWORK AND HARD WORK MAKES P4P WORK FOR RYGB
Anthony T. Petrick, MD;
Andrea L. Plank; Karen McKinely; William E. Strodel, III, MD; Anna Ibele, MD; Jon D. Gabrielsen, MD; Joanne Z. Rogers, RN, MSN, CNSN, APRN, BC-ADM, CBN; Jamie L. Seiler, PA-C; Linda McGrail, RN; Matthew Plank, PA-C; Mary Anne Vituna; Steven W. Endress, MSN, RN; Christopher Still, DO

A-108-IH: MEASURING ENTRY-LEVEL PROVIDER KNOWLEDGE RELATED TO THE CARE OF BARIATRIC PATIENTS
Valerie Sabol, PhD, ACNP-BC, GNP-BC;
Amy Pastva, PhD, PT
A-110-OR: LAPAROSCOPIC SLEEVE GASTRECTOMY VERSUS GASTRIC BYPASS FOR THE TREATMENT OF TYPE 2 DIABETES MELLITUS IN MILD OBESE PATIENTS: 5-YEAR RESULTS OF A RANDOMIZED TRIAL
Wei-Jei Lee, MD, PhD;
Yi-Chih Lee, PhD; Jung-Chien Chen, MD; Kong-Han Ser; Shu-Chu Chen
Discussant: Marc Bessler, MD, FACS

A-110-V: LAPAROSCOPIC MANAGEMET OF TYPE 3 PARAESOPHAGEAL HERNIA IN THE SETTING OF MORBID OBESITY
Alfredo D. Guerron, MD
John Rodriguez, Kevin M. El-Hayek, MD, Matthew D. Kroh, MD, Bipan Chand, MD

A-111-OR: COMORBIDITY RESOLUTION IN MORBIDLY OBESE CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS UNDERGOING SLEEVE GASTRECTOMY
Mohamed O. Elahmedi, MD;
Aayed R. Alqahtani, MD

A-118-V: LAPAROSCOPIC ENUCLEATION OF LEIOMYOMA OF THE ESOPHAGEAL JUNCTION DURING SLEEVE GASTRECTOMY
Raul J. Rosenthal, MD
Fernando FD. Dip, MD; Abraham Betancourt, MD; Jessica Ardila-Gatas, MD; Emanuele Lo Menzo, MD PhD; Samuel Szomstein – Has been moved to the Co-Morbid Paper Session on Thursday at 2:15 pm

A-119-OR: CHANGES IN SEXUAL FUNCTIONING AND SEX HORMONES IN WOMEN WHO UNDERGO BARIATRIC SURGERY
David Sawer, PhD
Jacqueline C. Spitzer, MSEd; Thomas A. Wadden, PhD; Raymond C. Rosen, PhD; Kathy Lancaster, BA; Anita P. Courcoulas, MD MPH; William F. Gourash, MSN, CRNP; Nicholas J. Christian, PhD – This paper has been moved to the JAMA Session on Friday, 11/15, 5:15 pm – 6:15 pm

A-123-OR: THE EFFECT OF BARIATRIC SURGERY ON RENAL FUNCTION
Tirissa Reid;
Saqib Saeed, MD; Shiranda McCoy, PA; Adebola A. Osewa, FNP-BC; Amrita Persaud, MS, MEd, RD, CDN; Leaque Ahmed, MD

A-145-OR: EFFECTS ON GLP-1, PYY, AND LEPTIN BY DIRECT STIMULATION OF TERMINAL ILEUM AND CECUM IN HUMANS: IMPLICATIONS FOR ILEAL TRANSPOSITION
Henry Buchwald, MD, PhD;
Robert B. Dorman, MD, PhD; Nikolaus F. Rasmus, BA; Van N. Michalek, MS; Nichol M. Landvik, RN; Sayeed Ikramuddin, MD

A-147-OR: GASTRIC BYPASS IN OBESE RATS CAUSES BONE LOSS, VITAMIN D DEFICIENCY, METABOLIC ACIDOSIS, AND ELEVATED PEPTIDE YY
Benjamin K. Canales, MD, MPH
Dolores M. Shoback, MD; Thomas Carpenter, MD; Anne L. Schafer, MD

A-148-OR: DIET-INDUCED THERMOGENESIS AND RESPIRATORY QUOTIENT AFTER ROUX-EN-Y GASTRIC BYPASS SURGERY
Silvia L. Faria, PhD;
Cynthia K. Buffington, PhD; Mariane M. Cardeal, Nutritionist; Orlando P. Faria, MD; Marina Ito, PhD

A-156-OR: THREE YEAR WEIGHT AND HEALTH OUTCOMES IN THE LONGITUDINAL ASSESSMENT OF BARIATRIC SURGERY (LABS) CONSORTIUM
Anita P. Courcoulas, MD, MPH;
Steven H. Belle, PhD, MScHyg; Nicholas J. Christian, PhD; Paul D. Berk, MD; David R. Flum, MD, MPH, FACS; Luis Garcia, MD, FACS; Mary Horlick, MD; Melissa A. Kalarchian, MS, PhD; Wendy C. King, PhD; Emma J. Patterson, MD; John R. Pender, MD; Alfons Pomp, MD; Walter J. Pories, MD; Richard Thirlby, MD; Susan Z. Yanovski, MD; Bruce M. Wolfe, MD – This paper has been moved to the JAMA Session on Friday, 11/15, 5:15 pm – 6:15 pm

A-158-OR: DIABETES REMISSION AND RECURRENCE ON INTERMEDIATE TERM FOLLOW-UP AFTER BILIOPANCREATIC DIVERSION WITH DUODENAL SWITCH
Fady Moustarah, MD, MPH, FRCSC
Samantha Beaulieu-Truchon; Khaled Ahmad; Odette Lescelleur; Laurent Biertho; Stefane Lebel; Simon Marceau; Picard Marceau; Simon Biron; Frédéric Simon-Hould

Posters of Distinction

A-105-IH: DOES BARIATRIC SURGERY IN ADOLESCENTS HAVE SIMILAR OUTCOMES AS IN ADULT PATIENTS?  A CASE CONTROL STUDY
Maureen Mosti, MD; Mitchell MC. Cuilty; Lizbeth Gonzalez, RD; Claudia Gomez, LDN; Sonia C. Juarez Comboni, MD; Hugo Sanchez, MD; Miguel F. Herrera, MD, PhD.  This poster has been moved to an Oral Presentation

Poster Presentation Changes and Updates

A-108-P: COMPARATIVE EFFECTIVENESS: MECHANISMS OF DIABETES RESOLUTION AFTER WEIGHT LOSS SURGERY
John M Morton, MD;
Chris Crowe; Natalia Leva; Homero Rivas, MD

A-111-P: LAPAROSCOPIC GASTRIC BYPASS VS. SLEEVE GASTRECTOMY IN THE SUPER-OBESE PATIENT: EARLY OUTCOMES OF AN OBSERVATIONAL STUDY
Carlos Zerrweck, MD
Elisa M Sepulveda, MD; Antonio G Spaventa, MD; Itzel Fernandez, MD; Francisco J Campos; Hernan Maydon, MD

A-131-P: LONG TERM OUTCOMES OF LAPAROSCOPIC GASTRIC BANDING AT A SINGLE INSTITUTION
Matthew E Plank, PA-C1
David M Parker, MD1; Amrit Rambhajan, MD1; Anna Ibele, MD1; Jon D Gabrielsen, MD1; Anthony T Petrick, MD1

A-140-P: AUGMENTED INITIAL WEIGHT-LOSS OUTCOMES IN WOMEN AND NON-DIABETICS ARE NOT SUSTAINED LONG TERM AFTER LAGB
Debbie Pasini, RN;
Adrian G Dan, MD FACS; Ashley N Bohan, MA; Noelle M Bothe, MDN, FNP-BC, CBN; Rachael J. Pohle-Krauza, PhD, RD, LD; Mark Pozsgay, DO; John G Zografakis, MD

A-150-P: COMPARISON OF COMPLICATION RATES AND WEIGHT LOSS OUTCOMES AMONG LINEAR STAPLER, HAND SEWN AND CIRCULAR STAPLER GASTROJEJUNOSTOMY TECHNIQUES IN ROUX EN-Y GASTRIC BYPASS
Michael G Sarr, MD;
Tarek M Waked, MD; Wael Khreiss; Michael L Kendrick, MD; Todd A Kellogg, MD; Florencia G Que, MD has been moved to the Student/Resident/Fellows Session

A-154-P: DISCHARGE ON POSTOPERATIVE DAY ONE IS SAFE AND FEASIBLE IN SELECTED PATIENTS AFTER LAPAROSCOPIC ROUX-Y GASTRIC BYPASS
John Powell, MD
Amrit Rambhajan, MD1; David M Parker, MD; Anna Ibele, MD; Jon D Gabrielsen, MD; Anthony T Petrick, MD

A-176-P: EXCELLENCE CAN BE ACHIEVED IN “LOW VOLUME” BARIATRIC SURGERY CENTERS; A SINGLE CENTER EXPERIENCE.
Kristin A Robinson, MD;
James Madura; Kristi Harold; Yu-Hui H Chang, MPH, PhD; Tonya Benjamin, MSN NP-C; Sophie Bersoux, MD MPH has been moved to the Student/Resident/Fellows Session

A-193-P: EFFECTIVENESS OF AGGRESSIVE HIGH RISK VENOUS THROMBOEMBOLISM SCREENING IN PREVENTION OF PERIOPERATIVE PULMONARY EMBOLISM.
Burrell Marc,MD;
Barnes Laura, MD; Stein Jaryd, MD; Barker Wade, MD; Batz Richard, MD; Chan Danny, MD

A-194-P: PREOPERATIVE PLACEMENT OF RETRIEVABLE INFERIOR VENA CAVA FILTERS IN THE HIGH RISK VENOUS THROMBOEMBOLISM SUBSET OF BARIATRIC SURGERY PATIENTS.
Barnes Laura, MD,
Burrell Marc, MD, Stein Jaryd, MD, Barker Wade, MD, Hodges Charlotte, MD, Batz Richard, MD, Chan Danny, MD

A-256-P: LAPAROSCOPIC CONVERSION OF ADJUSTABLE GASTRIC BANDING TO SLEEVE GASTRECTOMY.
Agustin Duro, MD;
Axel A Beskow, MD; Demetrio Cavadas, MD PhD has been withdrawn

A-297-P: THE IMPACT OF MEDICAL AND SURGICAL WEIGHT LOSS UPON THE HUMAN GUT MICROBIOME
John M Morton, MD;
Leanne Almario; Natalia Leva; Todd DeSantis; Janet Warrington has been moved to the Student/Resident/Fellows Session

A-335-P: OUTCOMES OF TRANSFERRING BARIATRIC PATIENTS
Hanna Davis, DO;
Justin Lee, MD; Nicole Pecquex, MD; Julia S Tassinari, MD has been moved to the Student/Resident/Fellows Session

A-359-P: CHALLENGING CONVERSIONS TO ROUX-EN-Y CONFIGURATION: POST SLEEVE LEAK AND NISSEN FUNDOPLICATION
Ali Aminian, MD; Hector Romero-Talamas, MD; Matthew D Kroh, MD; Bipan Chand, MD, FACS, FASMBS, FASGE; Tomasz R. Rogula, MD, PhD; Stacy A Brethauer, MD; Philip R Schauer, MD

A-365-P: COMPLIANCE DURING THE EARLY POSTOPERATIVE PERIOD AFFECTS SUSTAINED WEIGHT LOSS IN LAPAROSCOPIC ADJUSTABLE GASTRIC BAND (LAGB) PATIENTS
Adrian G Dan, MD, FACS
Amy Rosembaum, MD; Ashley N Bohon, MA; Debbie Pasini, RN; Noelle M Bothe, MSN, FNP-BC, CBN; Rachael J. Pohle-Krauza, PhD, RD, LD; Mark Pozsgay, DO; John G Zografakis, MD;

A-376-P: SURGICAL TREATMENT OF TYPE 2 DIABETES MELLITUS IN MORBIDLY OBESE PATIENTS: A COMMUNITY HOSPITAL INSTITUTIONAL PROGRAM
Axel A Beskow, MD;
Agustin Duro, MD1; Nora E Vainstein, MD; Demetrio Cavadas, MD PhD; Susana R Gutt, MD has been withdrawn

A-383-P: METABOLIC GASTRIC STAPLING SURGERY PERFORMED AS AN OUTPATIENT PROCEDURE
Titus D. Duncan; Fredne Speights, Michael Williams

A-384-P: OUTCOMES OF USAGE OF TWO DIFFERENT BUTRESSING MATERIALS IN BARIATRIC SURGERY: A SINGLE CENTER EXPERIENCE
Leonardo Claros, MD, FACS, FASMBS, Maher El Chaar, MD, FACS, FASMBS, Jill Stoltzfus, PhD, Maureen E Miletics, RN BSN MS CBN, George C Ezeji, MD, MD, Kelly Casey, MD

A-385-P: CAN PREOPERATIVE PATIENT RISK FACTORS PREDICT A COST EFFECTIVE METHOD TO EVALUATE THE PRESENCE OF SLEEP APNEA IN PATIENTS SEEKING BARIATRIC SURGERY?
Ranjan Sudan, MD, Xavier Preudhomme, MD, Alfonso Torquati, MD, Dana D Portenier, MD, Andrew Krystal, MD

A-386-P: DOES THE SIZE OF THE GASTROJEJUNAL ANASTOMOSIS AFFECT OUTCOMES AFTER RYGB
Luis C Zurita Macias Valadez, MD, Radu Pescarus, MD, Scott B Gmora, MD, Mehran Anvari, MD PhD, Dennis Hong, MD

A-387-P: REVERSAL OF ROUX EN Y GASTRIC BYPASS: INDICATIONS AND OUTCOMES
Naji Fliti, MD, Ali Ardestani, Scott A Shikora, MD

A-388-P: EARLY ORAL FEEDING WITHOUT STENTING DURING THE CONSERVATIVE MANAGEMENT OF LEAKAGE AFTER SLEEVE GASTRECTOMY: 2 CASE REPORTS
Khaled Katri, MD, FRCSI

Poster Gallery Changes and Updates

A-166-P: GASTRIC BYPASS IMPROVES RENAL TRANSPLANT CANDIDACY
Joshua C Coursey, MD; Vadim Sherman, MD; Nabil Tariq, MD; Lee M Morris, MD has been moved to the Student/Resident/Fellows Session

A-168-P: LAPAROSCOPIC ROUX-EN-Y GASTRIC BYPASS IS A SAFE AND EFFECTIVE OPTION FOR TREATING MORBID OBESITY IN OLDER PATIENTS.
Waleed Al-Khyatt, MD;
Corniche Khan; Sinduja Lakkunarajah; Javed Ahmed – This poster has been withdrawn.

A-235-P: DIABETES WITHOUT DRUGS: A REALITY FOR MOST AND FOR YEARS AFTER BILIOPANCREATIC DIVERSION WITH DUODENAL SWITCH
Fady Moustarah, MD MPH FRCSC
Samantha Beaulieu-Truchon, Khaled Ahmad, Odette Lescelleur, Laurent Biertho, Stefane Lebel, Simon Marceau, Picard Marceau, Simon Biron, and Frédéric Simon-Hould

A-307-P: DETECTION OF POST SLEEVE GASTRECTOMY LEAK WITH NEAR INFRARED IMAGING.
Hrishikesh S Nerkar; Danny A Sherwinter, MD has been moved to the Student/Resident/Fellows Session

A-308-P: PREDICTING GASTROESOPHAGEAL REFLUX SYMPTOMS AFTER LAPAROSCOPIC SLEEVE GASTRECTOMY
Peter F Lalor, MD; Katelyn Mellion, MS has been moved to the Student/Resident/Fellows Session

A-328-P: SAFE SLEEVE GASTRECTOMY OUR MODIFIED TECHNIQUE
Ramen G Goel, MS; Arul Vanan has been withdrawn

A-356-P: MANAGEMENT OF COMPLICATIONS AFTER LAPAROSCOPIC GASTRIC GREATER CURVATURE PLICATION
Tamer N Abdelbaki, MD, MRCS
Mohamed MS Sharaan, MD;
A-150-P: COMPARISON OF COMPLICATION RATES AND WEIGHT LOSS OUTCOMES AMONG LINEAR STAPLER, HAND SEWN AND CIRCULAR STAPLER GASTROJEJUNOSTOMY TECHNIQUES IN ROUX EN-Y GASTRIC BYPASS
Michael G Sarr, MD;
Tarek M Waked, MD; Wael Khreiss; Michael L Kendrick, MD; Todd A Kellogg, MD; Florencia G Que, MD has been moved to the Student/Resident/Fellows Session