Who were the giants we lost in 2020?

Title

Who were the giants we lost in 2020?

Creator

Dan A

Publisher

Bariatric Times

Date

2021
2021-04

Description

Among them were Dr. Harvey Sugerman, Dr. Nicola Scopinaro, and the father of bariatric surgery, Dr. Edward Mason. It is fascinating to know that his interest in bariatric surgery started after he read Edward Mason's fi rst article on gastric bypass surgery for the treatment of obesity in 1967. Patients scheduled for bariatric surgery (surgical group) and patients on the surgery waiting list (control group) were prospectively assessed and were similar at baseline. In 2005, while I was a surgery fellow at the Cleveland Clinic, we hosted a large obesity surgery symposium. [Extracted from the article]

Subject

BARIATRIC surgery; GASTRIC bypass; COVID-19 treatment; INTRA-abdominal hypertension; SLEEVE gastrectomy

Identifier

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Format

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URL Address

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Pages

10-11

Issue

4

Volume

18

ISSN

15513572

NEOMED College

NEOMED College of Medicine

NEOMED Department

Department of General Surgery

Update Year & Number

April 2021 List

Affiliated Hospital

Summa Health System Akron City Hospital

Citation

Dan A, “Who were the giants we lost in 2020?,” NEOMED Bibliography Database, accessed July 31, 2021, https://neomed.omeka.net/items/show/11647.

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