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Research Studies is a monthly compilation of research articles funded by AHRQ or authored by AHRQ researchers and recently published in journals or newsletters.
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Montgomery JR, Waits SA, Dimick JB
Risks of bariatric surgery among patients with end-stage renal disease.
Pretransplant morbid obesity among patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) is a significant predictor of delayed access to transplant and inferior posttransplant patient and kidney allograft outcomes. In this study, the authors performed an analysis of perioperative safety of bariatric surgery in obese patients with ESRD using a national registry capturing greater than 95% of bariatric operations.
Citation: Montgomery JR, Waits SA, Dimick JB . Risks of bariatric surgery among patients with end-stage renal disease. JAMA Surg 2019 Dec;154(12):1160-62. doi: 10.1001/jamasurg.2019.2824..
Keywords: Surgery, Obesity, Obesity: Weight Management, Kidney Disease and Health, Transplantation, Risk, Chronic Conditions
Sheetz KH, Woodside KJ, Shahinian VB
Trends in bariatric surgery procedures among patients with ESKD in the United States.
This study examined trends in bariatric surgery among patients with end-stage kidney disease (ESKD) in the United States. There was an almost ninefold increase in surgery between 2006 and 2016 for ESKD patients and also for sleeve gastrectomy surgery. ESKD patients showed similar complication rates compared with non-ESKD patients, but there were more readmissions.
AHRQ-funded; HS023597; HS000053.
Citation: Sheetz KH, Woodside KJ, Shahinian VB . Trends in bariatric surgery procedures among patients with ESKD in the United States. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 2019 Aug 7;14(8):1193-99. doi: 10.2215/cjn.01480219..
Keywords: Obesity, Surgery, Kidney Disease and Health, Obesity: Weight Management, Hospital Readmissions, Adverse Events, Outcomes