Publications from CORE - 2010

Effects of Adjustable Gastric Bands on Gastric Emptying, Supra- and Infraband Transit and Satiety: A Randomized Double-Blind Crossover Trial Using a New Technique of Band Visualization.

Burton PR, Yap K, Brown WA, Laurie C, O'Donnell M, Hebbard G, Kalff V, O'Brien PE.

Obesity Surgery. 2010; 20(12):1690-1697


Predicting Outcomes of Intermediate Term Complications and Revisional Surgery Following Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding: Utility of the CORE Classification and Melbourne Motility Criteria.

Burton, P, R., Brown, W, A., Laurie, C., Hebbard, G., & O'Brien, P, E.

Obesity Surgery, 2010: 20(11), 1516-1523


Mechanisms of Bolus clearance in patients with Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Bands.

Burton, P, R., Brown, W, A., Laurie, C., Hebbard, G., & O'Brien, P, E.

Obesity Surgery, 2010: 20(9), 1265-72.


Bariatric Surgery: Mechanisms, indications and outcomes.

O'Brien, P, E.

Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, 2010: 25(8), 1358-65.


Pro-inflammatory CD11c+CD206+ adipose tissue macrophages are associated with insulin resistance in human obesity.

Wentworth, J, M., Naselli, G., Brown, W, A., Doyle, L., Phipson, B., Smyth, G, K., Wabitsch, M., O'Brien, P, E., & Harrison, L, C.

Diabetes, 2010: 59(7), 1648-56.


Confirmatory factor analysis of the Beck Depression Inventory in obese individuals seeking surgery.

Hayden, M, J., Dixon, J, B., Dixon, M, E., & O'Brien, P, E.

Obesity Surgery, 2010: 20(4), 432-439.


Criteria for Assessing Esophageal Motility in Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Band Patients: The Importance of the Lower Esophageal Contractile Segment.

Burton, P, R., Brown, W, A., Laurie, C., Hebbard, G., & O'Brien, P, E.

Obesity Surgery, 2010: 20(3), 316-25


Pathophysiology of Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Bands: Analysis and Classification Using High-Resolution Video Manometry and a Stress Barium Protocol.

Burton, P, R., Brown, W, A., Laurie, C., Korin, A., Yap, K., Richards, M., Owens, J., Crosthwaite, G., Hebbard, G., & O'Brien, P, E.

Obesity Surgery, 2010: 20(1), 19-29.


Perceived Discrimination and Stigmatisation against severely obese women: Age and weight loss make a difference.

Hayden, M, J., Dixon, M, E., Dixon, J, B., Playfair, J., & O'Brien, P, E.

Obesity Facts, 2010: 3(1), 7-14.


Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding in Severely Obese Adolescents: a randomised control trial.

O'Brien, P, E., Sawyer, S, M., Laurie, C., Brown, W, A., Skinner, S., Veit, F., Paul, E., Burton, P, R., McGrice, M., Anderson, M., & Dixon, J, B.

JAMA, 2010: 303(6), 519-526.


Commentaries and Editorials

Endoscopic removal of eroded adjustable gastric band: lessons learned after 5 years and 78 cases.

O'Brien, PE.

Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases, 2010:6(4):427-428.


Book Chapters

The management of obesity: surgery.

O'Brien PE and Dixon JB.

In: Kopelman PG, Caterson ID and Dietz WH, Eds. 3rd Edition. Clinical Obesity in Adults and Children. Massachusetts: Blackwell Publishing Inc.; 2010. p. 339-350


Role of Physical Activity in Surgical Weight Loss.

O'Brien PE.

In: Bouchard C and Katzmarzyk PT, Eds. Physical Activity and Obesity. 2nd Edition. Champaign, Illinois: Human Kinetics; 2010. p. 229-232.


Operationstechnik von Wendy A. Brown und Andrew I. Smith (Australien).

(Trans: Operating technique of Wendy A Brown and Andrew I Smith (Australia))

Brown WA and Smith AI.

In: Korenkov M, Ed. Adipositas-chirurgie: Verfahren, varianten und Komplikationen. (Trans: Obesity surgery: Experiences, variations and complications) Bern, Switzerland: Verlag Hans Huber; 2010. p. 59-64.