Publications

NLOSS Publications

• Silk Z, Jones L, Heath D (2010) Refeeding syndrome: an important complication after bariatric surgery. SOARD. Published online March 2010
• Jones L. Overweight but Undernourised: Refeeding Syndrome after bariatric surgery. Bariatric Times (March 2010) 7(3):18–21
• McDougall K, Segaran E, Sufi P, Heath D (2009) ‘Bariatric Support Line: A prospective study of Support Line Activity’. Obesity Surgery 20 (3) pp346-348

The Use of Seamguard® to Buttress the Suture Repair of a Staple Line Leak Following Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass for Obesity
N. N. Basu & D. Leschinskey & D. I. Heath
Obesity Surgery 200; 18: 896-897

Laparoscopic insertion of a gastric band for weight gain following laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: Description of the Technique
Dugal Heath & Danile Leff & Pratik Sufi.
Obesity Surgery 2009; 19: 1439 - 1441

Surgery for obesity in adulthood
Daniel Richard Leff, Dugal Heath
BMJ 2009;339: 740-746

Complications arising from staple lines and anastomotes in bariatric surgery: Why They Happen and How to Avoid Them.
Dugal Heath
Bariatric Times 2009; Nov; 8 - 12.

• Sufi P, Nazir S, Segaran E, Rose L, McDougall K, Heath D (2009) An Audit of Bariatric Surgical Procedures at the NLOSS – A single surgeon’s experience. Obesity Surgery. 19 (8) pp 999-1000
• Sufi P, Vidya MA, Ogston N, Madani R, Heath D (2009) Complications during the learning curve of a single Bariatric Surgeon at NLOSS, London. Obesity Surgery. 19 (8) pg 1000
• Sufi P, Nazir S, Segaran E, Rose L, McDougall K, Heath D (2009) Demographic Profile for patients for Bariatric Surgery – A single surgeon’s experience. Obesity Surgery. 19 (8) pp1000-1001
• Segaran E, McDougall K, Sufi P, Heath D (2009) Refeeding Syndrome in a patient who underwent gastric banding: What are the risks? Obesity Surgery. 19(8) pg. 1019
• Heath D, Bapat G, Sufi P (2009) Copper Deficiency leading to muscular weakness and peripheral neuropathy post gastric bypass. Obesity Surgery. 19(8) pg 1021
• Banicek J, Mcdougall K, Heath D (2009) A pilot Pre-operative Quality of Life survey designed to identify the degree of pain experienced by patients undergoing bariatric surgery. Obesity Surgery. 19(8) pg 1023
• Heath D, Segaran E, McDougall K, Sufi P (2009) Preoperative CPX Testing in Patients Undergoing Bariatric surgery: What is its role? Obesity Surgery. 19(8) pg 1023
• Heath D, Webster G, McDougall K, Sufi P (2009) Removal of an Intra-gastric removable stent used to treat a leak using argon plasma coagulation. Obesity Surgery. 19(8) pg 1053
• Heath D, McDougall K, Sufi P (2009) Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass: Things that can go wrong and how to avoid them. Obesity Surgery. 19(8) pg 1064

Presentations


International Federation of Surgery for Obesity, Sydney, Australia 2006.
Dugal Heath and Dimitri Leschinskiy
The Swedish adjustable gastric band in the treatment of childhood obesity: Our first patient.

49. International Federation of Surgery for Obesity, Sydney, Australia 2006.
Dugal Heath and Dimitri Leschinskiy
The use of Seamguard pledgets in closure of a staple line leak on the gastric pouch following gastric bypass.

50. SAGES Phoenix, Az, USA 2009. Bariatric support line: a prospective study of telephone activity. Kirsten A Mc Dougall, RN, Segaran Ella,BA, Pratik Sufi, MD, Dugal I Heath, MD, North London Obesity Surgery Service, Whittington Hospital, Magdala Rd , London N19
5NF, UK.

51. SAGES Phoenix, Az, USA 2009. Can morbidly obese patients awaiting bariatric surgery achieve a 10% weight loss prior to surgery and what is its significance? Ella Segaran, BA, Kirsten McDougal, RN, Pratik I Sufi, MD, Dugal Heath, MD, North London Obesity Surgery

52.. SAGES Phoenix, Az, USA 2009. Gastric band complications: avoidance and treatment Daniel R Leff, BA, Pratik Sufi, BA, Dugal Heath, MD, North London Obesity Surgical Service, Whittington NHS Trust

50. IFSO Paris 2009. Laparoscopic insertion of an adjustable gastric band for weight regain following laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: a video presentation of the operative technique.

51. IFSO Paris 2009.. A pilot pre-operative quality of life survey designed to identify the degree of pain experienced by patients undergoing bariatric surgery.

52. IFSO Paris 2009. Copper deficiency leading to muscular weakness and peripheral neuropathy post gastric bypass.

53. IFSO Paris 2009.. Preoperative CPX testing in patients undergoing bariatric surgery: What is its role?

54. IFSO Paris 2009. Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: Things that can go wrong and how to avoid them.

55. IFSO Paris 2009. Removal of an intra-gastric removable stent used to treat a leak using Argon Plasma coagulation.

56. IFSO Paris 2009. Refeeding syndrome in a patient who underwent gastric banding: What are the risks?

57. IFSO Paris 2009. An audit of bariatric surgical procedures at the NLOSS - a single surgeon's experience.

59. IFSO Paris 2009. Complications during the learning curve of a single bariatric surgeon at NLOSS, London.

60. IFSO Paris 2009. Demographic profile for patients for bariatric surgery - a single surgeon's experience.

IFSO Paris 2009. Endothelial dyfunction, a feature of the morbidly obese, metabolically healthy phenotype.
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