Hot Topics in Bariatrics
Hot Topics in Bariatrics (HTB) is a new and exciting interactive program where the best bariatric literature will be analyzed and critiqued by experienced bariatric surgeons. Each program will review approximately 3 important published papers. The audience will have the opportunity to learn from the presentations and also interact with both the presenters and the other attendees by asking questions.The objective of the program is to educate the world at large of the important milestones in bariatric surgery.
Chairman, Hot Topics in Bariatrics: Scott A. Shikora, MD, FACS
DATE: April, 8th, 2015
|Articles discussed||Scientific Board||1.Birkmeyer – Surgical Skills – NEJM – 2013||Henry Buchwald, MD, PhD||2.Schauer – Stampede Trial – NEJM -2014||Philip Schauer, MD||3.Marceau – DS Effects – Obes Surg- 2014||Andrei Keidar, MD|