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dc.titleCholecystectomy concomitant with laparoscopic gastric bypass: A trend analysis of the nationwide inpatient sample from 2001 to 2008
dc.contributor.authorWorni, M.
dc.contributor.authorGuller, U.
dc.contributor.authorShah, A.
dc.contributor.authorGandhi, M.
dc.contributor.authorShah, J.
dc.contributor.authorRajgor, D.
dc.contributor.authorPietrobon, R.
dc.contributor.authorJacobs, D.O.
dc.contributor.authorStbye, T.
dc.date.accessioned2014-11-26T09:03:48Z
dc.date.available2014-11-26T09:03:48Z
dc.date.issued2012-02
dc.identifier.citationWorni, M., Guller, U., Shah, A., Gandhi, M., Shah, J., Rajgor, D., Pietrobon, R., Jacobs, D.O., Stbye, T. (2012-02). Cholecystectomy concomitant with laparoscopic gastric bypass: A trend analysis of the nationwide inpatient sample from 2001 to 2008. Obesity Surgery 22 (2) : 220-229. ScholarBank@NUS Repository. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11695-011-0575-y
dc.identifier.issn09608923
dc.identifier.urihttp://scholarbank.nus.edu.sg/handle/10635/110505
dc.description.abstractBackground: Gallstone formation is common in obese patients, particularly during rapid weight loss. Whether a concomitant cholecystectomy should be performed during laparoscopic gastric bypass surgery is still contentious. We aimed to analyze trends in concomitant cholecystectomy and laparoscopic gastric bypass surgery (2001-2008), to identify factors associated with concomitant cholecystectomy, and to compare short-term outcomes after laparoscopic gastric bypass with and without concomitant cholecystectomy. Methods: We used data from adults undergoing laparoscopic gastric bypass for obesity from the Nationwide Inpatient Sample. The Cochran-Armitage trend test was used to assess changes over time. Unadjusted and risk-adjusted generalized linear models were performed to assess predictors of concomitant cholecystectomy and to assess postoperative short-term outcomes. Results: A total of 70,287 patients were included: mean age was 43.1 years and 81.6% were female. Concomitant cholecystectomy was performed in 6,402 (9.1%) patients. The proportion of patients undergoing concomitant cholecystectomy decreased significantly from 26.3% in 2001 to 3.7% in 2008 (p for trend < 0.001). Patients who underwent concomitant cholecystectomy had higher rates of mortality (unadjusted odds ratios [OR], 2.16; p = 0.012), overall postoperative complications (risk-adjusted OR, 1.59; p = 0.001), and reinterventions (risk-adjusted OR, 3.83; p < 0.001), less frequent routine discharge (risk-adjusted OR, 0.70; p = 0.05), and longer adjusted hospital stay (median difference, 0.4 days; p < 0.001). Conclusions: Concomitant cholecystectomy and laparoscopic gastric bypass surgery have decreased significantly over the last decade. Given the higher rates of postoperative complications, reinterventions, mortality, as well as longer hospital stay, concomitant cholecystectomy should only be considered in patients with symptomatic gallbladder disease. © 2011 Springer Science + Business Media, LLC.
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dc.sourceScopus
dc.subjectAdverse outcomes
dc.subjectBariatric surgery
dc.subjectCholecystectomy
dc.subjectGallstones
dc.subjectLaparoscopic gastric bypass
dc.typeArticle
dc.contributor.departmentDUKE-NUS GRADUATE MEDICAL SCHOOL S'PORE
dc.description.doi10.1007/s11695-011-0575-y
dc.description.sourcetitleObesity Surgery
dc.description.volume22
dc.description.issue2
dc.description.page220-229
dc.description.codenOBSUE
dc.identifier.isiut000299517800005
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