The Use of X-ray in Bariatric Surgeries


examination of the importance of the use of X-ray in bariatric surgery outcome.

Study Type

  • Study Type: Observational
  • Study Design
    • Time Perspective: Retrospective
  • Study Primary Completion Date: February 2017

Detailed Description

the x-ray will be used in order to evaluate the number of complications occured during bariatric surgeries such as bleeding, leak, etc. a retrospective analysis of patients with those complications will be performed and the presence of the x-ray and its findings will also be documented.


  • Device: x-ray
    • x-ray for the detection of leaks and bleeding

Arms, Groups and Cohorts

  • with x-ray
    • patients underwent bariatric surgery and underwent x-ray
  • without x-ray
    • patients underwent bariatric surgery and did not underwent x-ray

Clinical Trial Outcome Measures

Primary Measures

  • complications
    • Time Frame: retrospective- data collection and analysis will be ended in six months.
    • the outcome measure will be assessed and data will be presented in six months

Participating in This Clinical Trial

Inclusion Criteria

first bariatric surgery Exclusion Criteria:

recurrent bariatric surgery

Gender Eligibility: All

Minimum Age: 18 Years

Maximum Age: 80 Years

Are Healthy Volunteers Accepted: No

Investigator Details

  • Lead Sponsor
    • Assuta Medical Center
  • Provider of Information About this Clinical Study
    • Principal Investigator: Sergio Gabriel Susmallian, Head of Surgery department – Assuta Medical Center
  • Overall Official(s)
    • Sergio G Susmallian, M.D, Principal Investigator, Assuta Medical Center

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