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    • Gagner, M.; Braghetto Miranda, Italo (Springer, 2016)
    • León A., Paula; Csendes Juhasz, Attila; Braghetto Miranda, Italo; Lasen de S., José; Robles M., José (2010-04)
      Achalasia is uncommon in morbidly obese patients. We report two patients with both conditions. A 71 years old diabetic male with a body mass index (BMI) of 36 kg/m2. He consulted for dysphagia and a manometry showed a lack ...
    • Csendes Juhasz, Attila; Smok Sahid, Gladys; Burdiles Pinto, Patricio; Braghetto Miranda, Italo; Henríquez, A. (SPRINGER WIEN, 2008-10)
      BACKGROUND: Surgical treatment in patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) without Barrett's esophagus (BE) is an excellent alternative therapy to medical treatment, preventing the development of complications ...
    • Braghetto Miranda, Italo; Csendes Juhasz, Attila; Burdiles, Patricio; Korn Bruzzone, Owen; Compan, Alvaro; Guerra, Juan F. (2002)
      Benign esophageal stricture is a serious complication of persistent gastroesophageal reflux in patients with esophagitis and Barrett's esophagus. A classification of the severity of the stricture is proposed, based on its ...
    • Braghetto Miranda, Italo; Csendes Juhasz, Attila; Nava, Oscar; Henriquez, Ana; Quesada, Soledad (1993)
      The recurrence of reflux esophagitis after antireflux surgery ranges between 5 and 25% according to the technique employed. The clinical, laboratory findings and the surgical alternatives were analyzed in patients with ...
    • Csendes Juhasz, Attila; Braghetto Miranda, Italo; Burgos Li, Ana María; Palavecino B., Tamara; Iglesias F., Rodrigo; Torrijos C., Carmen (2013)
      Background: Sleeve gastrectomy is one of the most commonly used bariatric surgical procedures. Aim: To analyze clinical and laboratory manifestations and management of leaks after sleeve gastrectomy. Material and Methods: ...
    • Burdiles Pinto, Patricio; Csendes Juhasz, Attila; Braghetto Miranda, Italo; Korn Bruzzone, Owen (2007-06)
    • Csendes Juhasz, Attila; Burdiles, Patricio; Braghetto Miranda, Italo; Korn Bruzzone, Owen; Díaz, Juan Carlos; Rojas, Jorge (2002)
      The usual surgical treatment for patients with Barrett's esophagus (BE) is a classic Nissen fundoplication or posterior gastropexy with cardial calibration. However, some surgical reports as well as our experience suggest ...
    • Braghetto Miranda, Italo; Taladriz, Cristian; Lanzarini Sobrevía, Enrique; Romero Osses, Carmen (Sociedad Médica de Santiago, 2015)
      Background: Plasma ghrelin levels may decrease after vertical sleeve gastrectomy, probably due to the excision of a large portion of the gastric fundus. It is worth exploring the long term effects of this surgical procedure ...
    • Csendes Juhasz, Attila; Smok Sahid, Gladys; Burdiles, Patricio; Braghetto Miranda, Italo; Castro, Cesar; Korn Bruzzone, Owen (2002)
      It is well known that in patients with Barrett's esophagus (BE), even after antireflux surgery, intestinal metaplasia can progress to dysplasia or even adenocarcinoma. However, the opposite - that is regression of dysplastic ...
    • Pettinelli, Paulina; Del Pozo, Talía; Araya, Julia; Rodrigo Salinas, Ramón; Araya, A. Verónica; Smok Sahid, Gladys; Csendes Juhasz, Attila; Gutierrez, Luis; Vargas Rojas, Jorge Antonio; Korn Bruzzone, Owen; Maluenda, Fernando; Diaz, Juan C.; Rencoret, Guillermo; Braghetto Miranda, Italo; Castillo, Jaime; Poniachik Teller, Jaime; (2009)
      Sterol receptor element-binding protein-1c (SREBP-1c) and peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-α (PPAR-α) mRNA expression was assessed in liver as signaling mechanisms associated with steatosis in obese patients. ...
    • Braghetto Miranda, Italo; Cortes, Claudio; Herquiñigo, David; Csendes González, Paula; Rojas, Alejandro; Mushle, Maher; Korn Bruzzone, Owen; Valladares, Héctor; Csendes Juhasz, Attila; Burgos, Ana María; Papapietro Vallejo, Karin (2009)
      Background: Sleeve gastrectomy is a restrictive procedure for treatment of obese patients with different body mass index (BMI) and presents good results in terms of a reduction of percentage of excess weight loss and BMI. ...
    • Burgos, Ana Maria; Braghetto Miranda, Italo; Csendes Juhasz, Attila; Maluenda, Fernando; Korn Bruzzone, Owen; Yarmuch, Julio; Gutierrez, Luis (2009)
      Background: One of the most serious complications after laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) is gastric leak. Few publications exist concerning the treatment of gastric leak. We sought to determine by way of a prospective ...
    • Burgos Li, Ana María; Csendes Juhasz, Attila; Braghetto Miranda, Italo (Springer Science+Business, 2013-04-21)
      Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) is an effective bariatric procedure. The objective of this study is to describe a series of patients who were subjected to LSG and then developed gastric stenosis, with an emphasis ...
    • Braghetto Miranda, Italo; Csendes Juhasz, Attila; Korn Bruzzone, Owen; Valladares Hernández, Héctor; Gonzalez, Patricio; Henríquez, Ana (2010)
    • Melissas, John; Braghetto Miranda, Italo; Molina Franjola, Juan; Silecchia, Gianfranco; Iossa, Angelo; Iannelli, Antonio; Foletto, Mirto (Springer, 2015)
      Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and/or hiatus hernia (HH) are one of the most common disorders of the upper gastrointestinal tract. Despite the positive effect of sleeve gastrectomy (SG) regarding weight loss and ...
    • Csendes Juhasz, Attila; Smok Sahid, Gladys; Braghetto Miranda, Italo; Ramirez, Carlos; Velasco, Nicolas; Henriquez, Ana (Kluwer Academic Publishers-Plenum Publishers, 1985)
      A prospective study was performed in 17 patients with achalasia of the esophagus determining the manometric characteristics of the gastroesophageal sphincter, correlating in with hisotological analysis by biopsies taken ...
    • Csendes Juhasz, Attila; Braghetto Miranda, Italo; Muñoz Ch., Andrea; Burgos Li, Ana María; Villanueva Ilufi, María Elena (Sociedad de Cirujanos de Chile, 2014)
      Introducción: La gastrectomía vertical laparoscópica (GVL) es un procedimiento quirúrgico efectivo en el tratamiento de la obesidad. La obesidad está asociada con algunas comorbilidades como diabetes, dislipidemia y ...
    • Braghetto Miranda, Italo; Csendes Juhasz, Attila; Korn Bruzzone, Owen; Musleh Katan, Maher; Lanzarini Sobrevia, Enrique; Saure Maritano, Alexandre; Hananias, Baydir; Valladares Hernández, Héctor (Elsevier España, 2013-04-06)
      Introduction: There is controversy in the literature about the choice of expectant medical treatment versus surgical treatment of hiatal hernias, depending on the presence or absence of symptoms. This study presents the ...
    • Braghetto Miranda, Italo; Csendes Juhasz, Attila; Rojas Caro, Jorge; Valladares Hernández, Héctor; Figueroa Giralt, Manuel (Colegio Brasileiro Cirurgia Digestiva-CBCD, 2020)
      Background: Erosion and migration into the esophagogastric lumen after laparoscopic hiatal hernia repair with mesh placement has been published. Aim: To present surgical maneuvers that seek to diminish the risk of this ...