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Immunonutrition in Surgical Patients: Ingenta Connect - 0 views

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    Malnutrition is associated with increased surgical risk and poor outcomes. The authors support IV preoperative nutrition at least 10 days prior to surgery and for 7 days post surgery.  This therapy reduced inflammation and oxidative stress.
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A guide to perioperative nutrition - ScienceDirect - 0 views

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    Nutritional supplementation pre/post operative will reduce bruising, swelling, inflammation, promote wound healing, augment immune system, reduce surgical induced oxidation.
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Preoperative parenteral nutrition of malnourished surgical patients. - PubMed - NCBI - 0 views

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    malnutrition is associated with increased surgical complication and mortality risk; IV decreased complications and mortality
Nathan Goodyear

Understanding the Role of Nutrition and Wound HealingNutrition in Clinical Practice - J... - 0 views

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    Malnutrition linked to poor wound healing, decreased wound tensile strength, and increased infection rates.
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Perioperative Nutrition and Nutritional Supplements : Plastic Surgical Nursing - 0 views

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    Optimize nutrition to decrease complications and optimize surgical outcomes in plastic surgery or any surgery for that matter as poor nutrition will negatively effect both.
Nathan Goodyear

Exercise therapy versus arthroscopic partial meniscectomy for degenerative meniscal tea... - 0 views

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    Don't first run to the knife: exercise found to be equivalent to surgery for those 34-60 with meniscal tears
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25-Hydroxyvitamin D, 1,25-Dihydroxyvitamin D and Postoperative Outcome in Cardiac Surge... - 0 views

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    low vitamin D predicts increased risk of Major adverse cardiac and/or cerebrovascular events after cardiac surgery.  The definition of low D was <30.  A better study would have been to stratify by 10s the risk.
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Gonadal status and outcome of bariatric surgery in obese men - Aarts - 2013 - Clinical ... - 0 views

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    Small study of 13 men found that weight loss following bariatric surgery resulted in improved HPA function in 10/13.  Three men had resistant HPA dysfunction.  Free Testosterone was followed.
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Perioperative growth hormone treatment and functional outcome after major abdominal sur... - 0 views

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    HGH treatment preoperatively preserved muscle mass and reduced postoperative fatigue.
Nathan Goodyear

Hormones.gr - 0 views

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    Good discussion of the HPA response to major surgery.  
Nathan Goodyear

Gonadal Steroids and Immunity - 0 views

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    Just the abstract is available, but this article reported that older men with higher Testosterone healed slower post surgery.
Nathan Goodyear

Preoperative supraphysiological testosteron... [J Am Geriatr Soc. 2002] - PubMed - NCBI - 0 views

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    Very small study found that high dose Testosterone therapy 4 weeks preceding surgery improved recovery time.
Nathan Goodyear

Perinatal outcomes after bariatric surgery: nationwide population based matched cohort ... - 0 views

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    Weight loss surgery associated with increased rate of pre-term delivery and SGA.
Nathan Goodyear

JAMA Network | JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association | Early Mortality ... - 0 views

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    death rate in medicare population higher that previously reported post-bariatric surgery.  Those 65 and higher had higher mortality rates compared to younger individuals.
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JAMA Network | Archives of Surgery | Death Rates and Causes of Death After Bariatric Su... - 0 views

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    Study reveals that death rate increased per year post-Bariatric surgery.  Up to 6.4% at 5 years.  This study did not follow up on additional procedures/surgeries.  The re-operation rate is 50%.
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Human gut microbiota in obesity and after gastric bypass - 0 views

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    It is proposed that the balance of bacteria in the gut play a critical role in energy utilization and obesity. This study showed that bypass surgery altered the gut bacteria to favor weight loss: decrease in firmicutes species. But, do we really need gastric bypass to do that? Of course not. Probiotics will do the same.
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Plasma Ghrelin Levels after Diet-Induced Weight Loss or Gastric Bypass Surgery - NEJM - 0 views

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    "diets" and weight-loss surgery effect ghrelin diferently
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TBioMed | Full text | Arterial hypertension due to fructose ingestion: model based on i... - 0 views

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    fructose (HCFS) leads to increase in blood pressure.  Similar problem is also seen in post-gastric surgery for weight loss.
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Transdermal Ketamine as an Adjuvant for Postoperative Analgesia After Abdominal Gynecol... - 1 views

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    transdermal ketamine useful adjunct in post operative pain
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Healthcare Utilization and Outcomes After Bariatric Surgery : Medical Care - 0 views

  • ntrast to current bariatric studies, which report a 20% in-hospital complication rate, we find a significantly higher complication rate over the 6 months after surgery, resulting in costly readmissions and emergency room visits
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    complication rates for weight loss surgery start at 20% and go up from there.
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