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  • http://hubpages.com/health/Question-and-Answers-About-Lap-Band-Surgery
  • These questions and answers are only helpful to those contemplating surgery, what they can expect, after surgery; however everyone is different and may not have the same outcome.
  • http://www.answers.com/Q/Is_the_lap_band_procedure_safe
  • Potential complications from LAP-BAND(R) System surgery may include band slippage (occurs in 1-2% of patients) or band erosion (occurs in less than 1 in 1000 patients).
  • http://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca/drugs-products-medicaments-prod...
  • Gastric banding is a minimally-invasive procedure.It involves making a few small openings in the abdomen to insert a gastric band.
  • http://www.buzzle.com/articles/lap-band-surgery/
  • Our articles on this subject will tell you all about the surgery, how much it can cost, what you can expect post-surgery, and also the risks involved.
  • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adjustable_gastric_band
  • However, gastric banding is the least invasive surgery of its kind and is completely reversible, with another "keyhole" operation.
  • http://www.obesityhelp.com/articles/lap-band-complications-and-risks
  • First, though, your surgeon will want to make sure you know about the advantages, disadvantages, and risks involved.
  • http://www.bariatric-surgery-source.com/lap-band-surgery-failure.html
  • Lap band surgery failure occurs in up to 50%
  • http://www.upmc.com/locations/hospitals/hamot/services/bariatric/...
  • LAP-BAND was approved by the FDA in June 2001 and has been shown to help patients lose weight with a lower risk of serious complications compared to gastric bypass surgery.
  • http://www.stvincent.org/Health-Library/Greystone-Tests-and-Proce...
  • The types of gastric banding procedures include:Adjustable gastric banding (AGB).
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    News

    Gastric Banding, Metformin Similar for Improving Glycemia
    Physicians Briefing - Tuesday, October 16, 2018
    Understanding the Effects of Gastric Banding Versus Metformin on Diabetes
    The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases - Thursday, October 11, 2018
    Gastric banding as effective as metformin in slowing prediabetes, type two diabetes
    Science Daily - Monday, October 8, 2018
    Gastric banding as effective as metformin in slowing progression of prediabetes, type 2 diabetes
    Topix - Monday, October 8, 2018
    Can you think yourself slim? Expert says 'hypnotic lap band surgery' can help you drop kilos,
    News Now - Friday, April 6, 2018
    EndoBreak: Rising Childhood Obesity Rates; Lap-Band Fraud?
    Medpage Today - Friday, March 2, 2018
    CPAP May Be Superior to Gastric Banding for Severe Sleep Apnea
    Physicians Briefing - Friday, November 10, 2017
    LIer drops 168 lbs. after lap band complications
    Newsday - Thursday, September 28, 2017
    Superannuation being raided to pay for plastic surgery, gastric banding and IVF
    ABC Australia - Thursday, July 27, 2017
    Lap band surgery isn't as effective as it claims to be
    News Now - Monday, June 5, 2017
    Why lap band surgery does NOT work
    Daily Mail - Monday, June 5, 2017
    Morning Break: More Docs on the Way; What Is Botulism? Lap Band Demise
    Medpage Today - Saturday, May 27, 2017
    Lap band surgery a 'reasonable option' for teens
    News Now - Friday, January 20, 2017
    Lap band surgery beneficial for extremely obese teens, study finds
    ABC Australia - Thursday, January 19, 2017
    Lap band surgery can be safe and effective option to manage obesity during adolescence
    News-Medical - Thursday, January 19, 2017
    Lap Band Surgery Benefits Very Obese Adolescents
    Science Daily - Tuesday, May 24, 2016
    Incredible weight loss after lap band surgery leaves Victorian mother with excess skin
    News Now - Wednesday, November 9, 2016
    Apollo Endosurgery Completes Lap-Band FDA Post-Approval Study
    U.S. Food and Drug Administration - Friday, November 4, 2016
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    Videos

    Lap Band Surgery: A Better Last Resort?
         
  • Preliminary research indicates that obese patients with type 2 diabetes who had lap-band surgery lost more weight and had a higher likelihood of diabetes remission compared to patients who used diet and exercise for weight loss, according to a study in t...

  • How much weight can I lose with the Gastric Band or Lapband?
         
    Gastric banding is one the most efficient and popular weight loss surgeries. It is also one of the least invasive treatments with lowered risks and side effects. 80% of patients post gastric banding can expect to lose between 40% to 50% of their excess we...

    Complications of Gastric Banding (and What I DO with Them): Karl Miller, M.D.
         
    Bariatric Postgraduate Course: Around the World

    What are the Side Effects of Lap Band Surgery?
         
    Dr. George Fielding discusses the side effects of lap band surgery (gastric bypass).

    Pain After Lap Band Surgery Explained
         
    Dr. Milt Owens explains reasons why patients of Lap Band Surgery may be experiencing some discomfort/pain. As always, please consult with your regular physician before making any decisions or assumptions regarding your particular case. Disclosure: T...

    Dr. O'Brien Lap Band Explanation
         
    Dr. Paul O'Brien explains how the Lap band weight loss surgery from True Results works. True Results is the #1 provider of Lap Band surgery in the United States. Learn more about how Lab Band surgery works to control cravings and food intake for weight lo...

    A Q & A on Lap-Band surgery at BIDMC
         
    Dr. Daniel Jones, Director of the Bariatric Program at BIDMC, answers your questions about Lap-Band minimally invasive weight loss surgery.

    Failed Lap Band Patient 1 Year after Conversion to Mini-Gastric Bypass; Guten Insensivity
         
    Failed Lap Band Patient 1 Year after Conversion to Mini-Gastric Bypass; Guten In-sensivity and lactose intolerance 50% Complication Rate of the Lap Band; The results "are worse than we expected," said Dr. Jacques Himpens, of the European Schoo...

    ORLive, Inc.: Lap-Band® Surgery
         
  • During a Lap-Band procedure, surgeons use small incisions and long-shafted instruments to implant an inflatable silicone band into the patient's abdomen.

  • Gastric Banding Surgery: Healthline Health and Wellness Videos
         
  • Gastric banding uses an inflatable band placed around the upper part of the stomach to create a smaller pouch from the larger stomach.

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    Gastric banding surgery, also known as lap band surgery, reduces the size of your stomach so you can only eat a certain amount of food at each meal, thus resulting in weight loss.
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    The LAP-BAND ® System is a silicone elastomer ring designed to be placed around the upper part of the stomach and filled with saline on the inner surface.
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