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Publication Name World Journal of Gastroenterology
Manuscript ID 47892
Country of Manuscript Source United States
Specialty Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Manuscript type Opinion Review
Article Title New Era: Endoscopic treatment options in obesity—a paradigm shift
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Jason Glass, Ahson Chaudhry, Muhammad Shehroz Zeeshan and Zeeshan Ramzan
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Correspondence To Zeeshan Ramzan, FACG, FACP, FASGE, MD, Assistant Professor, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, Dallas VA Medical Center, VA North Texas Health Care System, 4500 South Lancaster Road, Dallas, TX75216, United States. zeeshanramzan@hotmail.com
Keywords Bariatric endoscopy; Bariatrics; Obesity; Intragastric balloon; Bariatric medicine; AspireAssist
Core Tip The prevalence of obesity has risen to an alarming level. The associated morbidity and mortality of this epidemic effects the community and health related economics directly. Current options include lifestyle modifications, pharmacotherapy, and surgery; the latter being the most effective, however most invasive and prone to complications. Bariatric endoscopy, with methods including intragastric balloons, sleeve gastroplasty, and aspiration techniques, provides an effective and less invasive option for weight loss in obese patients.
Citation Glass J, Chaudhry A, Zeeshan MS, Ramzan Z. New Era: Endoscopic treatment options in obesity—a paradigm shift. World J Gastroenterol 2019; In press
Received
2019-03-29 01:50
Peer-Review Started
2019-03-29 05:33
To Make the First Decision
2019-06-10 08:26
Return for Revision
2019-06-14 00:48
Revised
2019-07-30 05:30
Second Decision
2019-08-02 10:09
Accepted by Journal Editor-in-Chief
Accepted by Company Editor-in-Chief
2019-08-07 09:41
Articles in Press
2019-08-07 09:41
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ISSN 1007-9327 (print) and 2219-2840 (online)
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Publisher Baishideng Publishing Group Inc, 7041 Koll Center Parkway, Suite 160, Pleasanton, CA 94566, USA
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Assistant Editor Xiang Li
Science Editor Jia-Ping Yan
Reviewer Code 02989927
Editorial Director Ze-Mao Gong
Journal Chief Editor
Company Chief Editor Lian-Sheng Ma
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Proofing Editorial Director Jin-Lei Wang
Proofing Editor-in-Chief Lian-Sheng Ma
Manuscript File 47892-Review.docx
Answering Reviewers 47892-Answering reviewers.pdf
Audio Core Tip 47892-Audio core tip.mp3
Conflict-of-Interest Disclosure Form 47892-Conflict-of-interest statement.pdf
Copyright License Agreement 47892-Copyright license agreement.pdf
Peer-review Report 47892-Peer-review(s).pdf
Scientific Misconduct Check 47892-Scientific misconduct check.pdf
Scientific Editor Work List 47892-Scientific editor work list.pdf