Outcomes of Bariatric Surgery/UMMMC Bariatric Surgery Registry
The purpose of this registry is to monitor and evaluate the efficacy, as well as safety, of bariatric surgery performed at UMass Memorial Medical Center, including laparoscopic gastric bypass surgery and laparoscopic gastric banding, in the surgical treatment of morbid obesity and associated co-morbidities such as type 2 diabetes, sleep apnea and cardiovascular disease.
|Study Design:||Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
|Official Title:||Outcomes of Bariatric Surgery (UMMMC Bariatric Surgery Registry)|
- Weight Loss after surgery [ Time Frame: Preop, Postop, Six Months, and Annually ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]Baseline weight is recorded preoperatively. Time points after surgery when weight is recorded are two weeks, six weeks, 6 months, 1 year, 18 months, 2 years, then annually on the anniversary date of surgery.
- Resolution of Co-morbidities, such as Type 2 Diabetes, Sleep Apnea, Hypertension [ Time Frame: Preop, Postop, Six Months, Annually ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]Preoperatively co-morbidities of morbid obesity are recorded as well as treatment (ie: medications, CPAP machine). Resolution of co-morbidities postoperatively is measured/recorded for example by blood tests, sleep study, as well as changes or discontinuation of medications &/or interventions.
|Study Start Date:||April 2005|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date:||December 2020 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Bariatric Surgery Patients
Bariatric Surgery patients at UMass Memorial Medical Center
Other: Observational Study
This is an Observational study
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|United States, Massachusetts|
|UMass Memorial Medical Center|
|Worcester, Massachusetts, United States, 01655|
|Principal Investigator:||John J Kelly, MD||University of Massachusetts Medical School and UMass Memorial Medical Center|