Vol 8, Supplement 1 (March 2020): Annals of Translational Medicine (Focus on "Bariatric Surgery")

Review Article

Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding, the past, the present and the future
Niccolò Furbetta, Rosa Cervelli, Francesco Furbetta
Laparoscopic vertical sleeve gastrectomy, long and short-term impact on weight loss and associated co-morbidities
Leena Khaitan, Brian J. Shea
Laparoscopic Roux en Y gastric bypass in the super obese
Ahmad Aly, Krinal Mori
Efficiency and risks of one-anastomosis gastric bypass
Rene Aleman, Emanuele Lo Menzo, Samuel Szomstein, Raul J. Rosenthal
Endoscopic intragastric balloon: a gimmick or a viable option for obesity?
Katja Susanne Claudia Gollisch, Dirk Raddatz
Micronutrient management following bariatric surgery: the role of the dietitian in the postoperative period
Emma Osland, Hilary Powlesland, Taylor Guthrie, Carrie-Anne Lewis, Muhammed Ashraf Memon
Diabetes improvement and bariatric surgery—review of laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass vs. laparoscopic vertical sleeve gastrectomy
Jeffrey Gu, Ashley Vergis
Bariatric surgery and gastroesophageal reflux disease
Darius Ashrafi, Emma Osland, Muhammed Ashraf Memon
Cardiovascular risk reduction following metabolic and bariatric surgery
Wayne J. English, Matthew D. Spann, Chetan V. Aher, D. Brandon Williams
Impact of bariatric surgery on cancer risk reduction
Debora S. Bruno, Nathan A. Berger


The supplement “Bariatric Surgery” was commissioned by the editorial office, Annals of Translational Medicine without any sponsorship or funding. Muhammed Ashraf Memon served as the unpaid Guest Editor for the supplement.