Books and Scientific Publications

Books

Obesity, Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery - A Practical Guide - S. Agrawal

Chapter 22:  LRYGB: The fully stapled technique. Bruno Dillemans, Bert Deylgat.

 

Controversies in the Anesthetic Management of the Obese Surgical Patient

Chapter 10:  Are MO patients at increased risk for gastric acid aspiration? B. Dillemans, S. Van Cauwenberge, H. Vanommeslaeghe.

 

Bariatric Surgery

 Nadey Hakim, Franco Favretti, Gianni Segato, Bruno Dillemans.

 

Publications and articles

A one-step conversion from gastric banding to laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypas is as safe as a two-step conversion: a comparative analysis of 885 patients

I. Debergh, B. Defoort, M. De Visschere, S. Flahou, S. Van Cauwenberge, J.P. Mulier, B. Dillemans

Acta Chir Belg. 2016 Nov 30:1-7

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Systematic review of risk prediction models for diabetes after bariatric surgery

R. Zhang, O. Borisenko, I. Telegina, J. Hargreaves, A.R. Ahmed, R. Sanchez Santos, C. Pring, P. Funch-Jensen, B. Dillemans and J.L. Hedenbro

BJS Society Ltd 2016 DOI:10.1002/bjs.10255

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AURORA: bariatric surgery registration in women of reproductive age – a multicenter prospective cohort study

G. Jans, C. Matthys, S. Bel, L. Ameye, M. Lannoo, B. Van der Schueren, B. Dillemans, L. Lemmens, J-P Saey, Y. van Nieuwenhove, P. Grandjean, B. De Becker, H. Logghe, M. Coppens, K. Roelens, A. Loccufier, J. Verhaeghe and R. Devlieger

BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth (2016) 16:195 DOI 10.1186/s12884-016-0992-y

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New devices for the bariatric patient

I. Debergh, C. Snauwaert, B. Dillemans

Minerva Chirurgica 2016 April;71(2):114-23

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Revisional Bariatric Surgery: an update

I. Debergh, B. Dillemans

Eur J Endosc Laparosc Surg 2014;4:210-214

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Unusual Cause of Small Bowel Obstruction Caused by a Prune Pit

B. Geerts, T. Verstraeten, K. Vanslambrouck, S. Vandenhaute, B. Dillemans and K. Coenegrachts

Journal of the Belgian Society of Radiology,

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Laparoscopy-assisted transgastric endoscopic cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) in bariatric Roux-en-Y gastric bypass patients

C. Snauwaert, P. Laukens, B. Dillemans, J. Himpens, D. De Looze, P H Deprez, A. Badaoui

Endosc Int Open, DOI 10.1055/s0034-1392108

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Initial experience with laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy in Dubai hospital, United Arab Emirates

D. Hussain, S. Naureen, F. Ibrahim, S. Mohammad Javed, Z. Abdel Aziz, B. Dillemans

Saudi Journal of Obesity, Vol. 3, Issue 1, January-June 2015

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Clinical Indications, Utilization, and Funding of Bariatric Surgery in Europe

O. Borisenko,  Z. Colpan, B. Dillemans, P. Funch-Jensen,  J. Hedenbro,  A.  Ahmed
Obes Surg DOI 10.1007/s11695-014-1537-y
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Internal Hernia after Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass: a correlation between radiological and operative findings

F. Goudsmedt, B. Deylgat, K. Coenegrachts, K. Van De Moortele, B.Dillemans

Obes Surg DOI 10.1007/s11695-014-1433-5
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Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass in the elderly: feasibility, short-term safety, and impact on comorbidity and weight in 250 cases

H. Vanommeslaeghe,  B. Deylgat, S. Van Cauwenberge, B. Dillemans 
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Bariatric Surgery Induces Weight Loss but Does Not Improve Glycemic Control in Patients With Type 1 Diabetes

M. Lannoo, B. Dillemans,Y. Van Nieuwenhove,  S. Fieuws, C. Mathieu, P. Gillard, A. D’Hoore, B. Van Der Schueren
Diabetes Care 2014;37:e173–e174 | DOI: 10.2337/dc14-0583
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Best practice for primary and secondary bariatric procedures

M. Lannoo, B. Dillemans
Clinical Gastroenterologie Feb 2014
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Short and Long Term Outcomes of Vertical Banded Gastroplasty converted to Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass.

P. Vasas, B. Dillemans, S. Van Cauwenberge, M. De Visschere, C. Vercauteren
Obes Surg. 2012 Nov 16
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Laparoscopic revision of failed antireflux surgery: a systematic review.

N. Symons, S. Purkayastha, B. Dillemans, T. Athanasiou, B. George, Hannah, A. Darzi E. Zacharakis.
Am J Surg. 2011 Jul 23
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Ideal versus corrected body weight for dosage of sugammadex in morbidly obese patients.

P. Van Lancker, B. Dillemans, T. Bogaert, J.P. Mulier, M. De Kock, M. Haspeslagh
Anaesthesia 2011, 10.111/j.1365-2044.2011.06782x
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Relative Outcome Measures for Bariatric Surgery. Evidence against excess weight loss and excess Body Mass Index loss from a series of laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass patients.

van de Laar A, de Caluwé L, B. Dillemans
Obes Surg 2011 21:763-767
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Laparoscopic adjustable banded Roux-en-Y gastric bypass as a primary procedure for the super-super obese (Body Mass Index >60kg/m²).

B. Dillemans, S. Van Cauwenberge, S. Agrawal, E. Van Dessel, J.P. Mulier
BMC Surgery 2010, 10:33
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Smaller staple height for circular stapled Gastrojejunostomy in Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass: early results in 1074 morbidly obese patients.

N. Sakran, A. Assalia , A. Sternberg, Y.Kluger, A. Troitsa, E. Brauner, S. Van Cauwenberge, M. De Visschere, B. Dillemans
Obes Surg 2011 21:238-243
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Laparoscopic Adjustable Banded Sleeve Gastrectomy as a primary procedure for the super-super obese (Body Mass Index>60 kg/m2).

S. Agrawal, E. Van Dessel, F. Akin, S. Cauwenberge, B. Dillemans
Obes Surg 10.1007/20:1161–1163
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Impact of the patient’s body position on the intraabdominal workspace during laparoscopic surgery.

J.P. Mulier, B. Dillemans and S. Van Cauwenberge
Surgical Endoscopy: Volume 24, Issue 6 (2010), Page 1398
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20054583

Specialisatie genereert steeds betere medisch zorgen.

Dr. Van Looveren, B. Dillemans, Dr. Deloore, Prof Dr. Maes, Dr. Deruyter
West Vlaanderen Werkt 1, 2010

Insufficient weight loss or weight regain after vertical banded gastroplasty.

B. Dillemans, S. Van Cauwenberge
Consensus meeting Ethicon Education Program, October 28-30, 2009

Tissue Reinforcement in Bariatric Surgery.

B. Dillemans, S. Van Cauwenberge
General Surgery News – December 2009;22-23
Pathophysiology of obesity. Impact on laparoscopy.

J.P. Mulier, Garcia M, B. Dillemans

Acta Anaesthesiol Belg. 2009;60(3):149-53.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19961108

What an anaesthetist should know about bariatric surgery.

B. Dillemans, S. Van Cauwenberge, J.P. Mulier
Acta Anaesth Belg 2009, 60, 177-180.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19961115

Standardization of the fully stapled laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass for obesity reduces early immediate postoperative morbidity and mortality: a Single Center Study on 2606 patients.

B. Dillemans, S. Van Cauwenberge, N. Sakran, T. Sablon, B. Defoort, E. Van Dessel, F. Akin, N. Moreels, S. Lambert, J.P. Mulier, R. Date, M. Vandelanotte, T. Feryn, L. Proot
Obes Surg 2009:19:1355-1364
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Abdominal Physiology and its impact on laparoscopic bariatric surgery.

J.P. Mulier, B. Dillemans, T. Feryn, A. Luyten, N. Moreels, F. Thibaut
Obes Surg 2008;18:443

Accepting an increased end tidal CO2 during laparoscopic bariatric surgery reduces tidal volume and lowers airway pressures.

J.P. Mulier, A. Sels, B. Dillemans, G. Segers, I. Casier, F. Akin, F. Thibaut
Obes Surg 2008;18:443

Use of pressure support ventilation during laparoscopic bariatric surgery is possible and facilitates weaning and extubation.

J.P. Mulier, A. Sels, B. Dillemans, G. Segers, I. Casier, F. Akin, F. Thibaut
Obes Surg 2008;18:444

The 10 golden rules the bariatric surgeon should know about anesthesia.

J.P. Mulier, B. Dillemans, T. Feryn, L. Proot
Obes Surg 2008;18:443

CT analysis of the safety bird, a device for positioning morbidly obese patients during intubation.

J.P. Mulier, B. Dillemans, B. Defoort, W. Vandenberghe, N. Moreels
Obes Surg 2008;18:444

Impact of leg flexion and reverse trendelenburg on airway pressure during laparoscopic bariatric surgery.

J.P. Mulier, B. Dillemans, B. Defoort, E. Van Dessel, K. Verbeke
Obes Surg 2008;18:444

The urinary bladder compliance is different from the abdominal compliance.

J.P. Mulier, B. Dillemans, G. Segers, I. Casier, F. Akin
Eur J Anesth 2008;25 S44:43

Impact of trunk positioning and leg flexion on the abdominal elastance during bariatric surgery.

J.P. Mulier, B. Dillemans, A. Luyten, T. Declercq
Eur J Anesth 2008;25 S44:234

Marginal ulcer after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass.

B. Dillemans, B.Defoort, J.P. Mulier, M. Cabooter
Obes Surg 2008;18:434

Horizontal positioning of the trunk and maximal leg flexion increases the laparoscopic workspace for bariatric surgery.

J.P. Mulier, B. Dillemans, A. Luyten, T. Feryn, T. Declercq, E. Van Dessel
Obes Surg 2008;18:442

Hypercapnic lung ventilation reduces airway pressure during laparoscopic surgery.

J.P. Mulier, A. Sels, B. Dillemans, G. Segers, I. Casier, F. Akin, T. Sablon
Eur J Anesth 2008;25 S44:78

Use of pressure support ventilation during laparoscopic bariatric surgery is possible and facilitates weaning and extubation.

J.P. Mulier, A. Sels, B. Dillemans, B. Defoort, K. Verbeke
Eur J Anesth 2008;25 S44:78

Laparoscopic management of a gastro-gastric fistula after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass.

B. Dillemans, B. Defoort, J.P. Mulier
Obesity Surgery 2008;18:43

Is the Verres needle an acceptable inflation tool to measure the abdominal pressure-volume relation?

S. Van Cauwenberge, B. Dillemans, J.P. Mulier
Journal of Surgical Research 2007; 137 (2):244-45

Abdominal pressure volume determinants.

J.P. Mulier, B. Dillemans
Crit Care 2007;11 S2:320

The linearity of the abdominal pressure volume relation.

J.P. Mulier, B. Dillemans, T. Declercq
Acta Clinica Belgica 2007;62S

Is it possible to measure the abdominal pressure volume relation before surgery?

J.P. Mulier, B. Dillemans, T. Declercq
Eur J Anesth 2007;24

Determinants of the abdominal pressure volume relation in non ACS patients.

J.P. Mulier, B. Dillemans
Acta Clinica Belgica 2007; 62S

The creation of a pneumoperitoneum.

D. Van den Bussche, B. Dillemans, C. Coucke, S. Vancauwenberghe, J.P. Mulier
Surg Endoscopy 2007;21 S1:127

Effect of muscle relaxants on the abdominal pressure volume relation in bariatric laparoscopic surgery.

D. Van den Bussche, B. Dillemans, T. Feryn, J.P. Mulier
Surg Endoscopy 2007;21 S1:125

The laparoscopic vertical banded gastroplasty: how I do it?

D. Van den Bussche, B. Dillemans, T. Feryn, M. Vandelanotte, L. Proot
Surg Endoscopy 2007;21 S1:220

Laparoscopic splenectomy for ITP: experience of a district general hospital.

D. Van den Bussche, B. Dillemans, T. Feryn, M. Vandelanotte, L. Proot
Surg Endoscopy 2007;21 S1:240

The effect of systolic arterial blood pressure on bleeding of the gastric stapling during laparoscopic gastric bypass surgery.

J.P. Mulier, B. Dillemans, G. Vandrogenbroeck, F. Akin
Obes Surg 2007;17(8):1051