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Bariatric Surgery Registry

This study is enrolling participants by invitation only.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Virginia Commonwealth University Identifier:
First received: January 20, 2010
Last updated: August 25, 2017
Last verified: August 2017
Periodic analyses of our extensive database with regards to different surgical procedures for severe obesity and different obesity co-morbidities will be of benefit to our severely obese patients as well as to others world-wide.

Obesity, Morbid

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Analysis Bariatric Surgery Data

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Further study details as provided by Virginia Commonwealth University:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • weight loss [ Time Frame: 1 year, 5 years ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • surgical mortality [ Time Frame: 90 day post-surgery ]
  • surgical morbidity [ Time Frame: 90 day post-surgery ]
  • resolution of co-morbidities [ Time Frame: 1 year, 5 years ]

Enrollment: 5042
Study Start Date: July 1980
Estimated Study Completion Date: July 2018
Estimated Primary Completion Date: July 2018 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   12 Years to 75 Years   (Child, Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients who have undergone bariatric surgical procedures at the Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) Medical Center.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Clinical diagnosis of morbid obesity
  • Have undergone a bariatric surgical procedure at the VCU Medical Center
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01055054

United States, Virginia
VCU Health Systems
Richmond, Virginia, United States, 23298
Sponsors and Collaborators
Virginia Commonwealth University
Principal Investigator: Guilherme M Campos, MD Virginia Commonwealth University
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Responsible Party: Virginia Commonwealth University Identifier: NCT01055054     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: HM1587
Study First Received: January 20, 2010
Last Updated: August 25, 2017

Keywords provided by Virginia Commonwealth University:

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Obesity, Morbid
Nutrition Disorders
Body Weight
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