George A Fielding

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George A Fielding, M.D.

J. Ira and Nicki Harris Family Professor of Surgery and Bariatric Medicine;
Department of Surgery (Bariatric Division)
NYU Bariatric Surgery Associates

Clinical Addresses

530 First Avenue
New York, NY 10016
Hours: Mon. 9 - 5; Tue. 9 - 5; Wed. 9 - 5; Thu. 9 - 5; Fri. 9 - 5
Handicap Access: yes
Phone: 866-886-4698
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Medical Specialties

Weight Management, Bariatric Surgery, General Surgery

Medical Expertise

Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy, Fundiplication/GERD, Pancreatic Surgery, Obesity, Bariatric Surgery, Gastric Bypass, Laparoscopy

Clinical Responsibilities

Dr George Fielding trained in Surgery in Brisbane, Australia, then completed fellowships in pancreatic, colorectal and liver surgery in The United Kingdom and Switzerland. He commenced surgical practise in Brisbane Australia in 1990, then took part in the developement and application of laparoscopic surgery to all aspects of abdominal surgery, including laparoscopic cholecystectomy, hernia, anti-reflux surgery, splenectomy, pancreatectomy, colectomy, hepatectomy, and adhesioslysis, and has published on all these aspects of laparoscopic surgery.
In 1996 he commenced practise in bariatric surgery for morbid obesity, dividing his practise between the Lap Band and biliopancreatic diversion. He has performed over 2400 bariatric procedures in Australia prior to coming to join Dr Christine Ren at the bariatric surgery division at NYU. Dr Fielding has conducted multiple workshops in bariatric surgery in the US. He plans to develop a special interest in bariatric surgery for adolescents, based on his special experience in this field in Australia.
Dr Fielding has tought multiple workshops and been a guest surgeon in England, Scotland, France, USA, Hong Kong, Singapore, Thailand, Japan and throughout Australia. He has over 150 publications, abstravts and book chapters on all aspects of laparoscopic and bariatric surgery.

Insurance

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Education

1970-1986 — Royal Brisbane Hospital (Surgery (Gen)), Residency Training
1970-1986 — Royal Brisbane Hospital (Surgery (Gen)), Internship
1974-1979 — University of Queensland, Medical Education

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Research Interests

Long term follow up of lap band surgery<br>Lap Band in adolescents<br>Lap Band in lower BMI obese diabetics<br>Pre -op weight loss with optifast prior to bariatric surgery<br>Vitamin malnutrition after biliopancreatic diversion surgery<br>laparoscopic hernia repair in athletes<br>laparoscopic liver resection<br>

Research Keywords

morbid obesity<br> adolescents <br> lap - band <br> diabetes<br>vitamins <br>optifast modifast<br>laparoscopic surgery<br>G.E.R.D<br>Anti - reflux surgery<br>hernia surgery<br>pancreatic surgery

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All data from NYU Health Sciences Library Faculty Bibliography — -

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Sustained Weight Loss After Gastric Banding Revision for Pouch-Related Problems
Beitner, Melissa M; Ren-Fielding, Christine J; Kurian, Marina S; Schwack, Bradley F; Skandarajah, Anita R; Thomson, Benjamin N; Baxter, Andrew R; Leon Pachter, H; Fielding, George A
2014 Jan;:81-86, Annals of surgery
— id: 902302, year: 2014, vol: , page: 81, stat: Journal Article,

Laparoscopic gastric banding resolves the metabolic syndrome and improves lipid profile over five years in obese patients with body mass index 30-40 kg/m
Heffron, Sean P; Singh, Amita; Zagzag, Jonathan; Youn, Heekoung A; Underberg, James A; Fielding, George A; Ren-Fielding, Christine J
2014 Aug;237(1):183-190, Atherosclerosis
— id: 1259062, year: 2014, vol: 237, page: 183, stat: Journal Article,

Safety and efficacy of laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding in patients aged seventy and older
Loy, John J; Youn, Heekoung A; Schwack, Bradley; Kurian, Marina S; Fielding, George A; Ren-Fielding, Christine J
2014 Mar-Apr;10(2):284-289, Surgery for obesity & related diseases
— id: 867052, year: 2014, vol: 10, page: 284, stat: Journal Article,

Salvage Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding After Failed Roux-en Y Gastric Bypass
Loy, John; Youn, Heekoung; Schwack, Bradley; Kurian, Marina; Fielding, George; Ren-Fielding, Christine
2014 APR;101 3 3:6-7, British journal of surgery
— id: 867472, year: 2014, vol: 101 3 3, page: 6, stat: Journal Article,

Resolution of Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease And Metabolic Syndrome In Adolescents Undergoing Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding (LAGB)
Loy, John; Youn, Heekoung; Schwack, Bradley; Kurian, Marina; Ren-Fielding, Christine; Fielding, George
2014 APR;101 3 3:8-8, British journal of surgery
— id: 867462, year: 2014, vol: 101 3 3, page: 8, stat: Journal Article,

Location and number of sutures placed for hiatal hernia repair during laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding: does it matter?
Obeid, Nabeel R; Deese-Laurent, Spencer; Schwack, Bradley F; Youn, Heekoung; Kurian, Marina S; Ren-Fielding, Christine; Fielding, George A
2014 Jan;28(1):58-64, Surgical endoscopy
— id: 746002, year: 2014, vol: 28, page: 58, stat: Journal Article,

Safety of laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding with concurrent cholecystectomy for symptomatic cholelithiasis
Obeid, Nabeel R; Kurian, Marina S; Ren-Fielding, Christine J; Fielding, George A; Schwack, Bradley F
2014 Aug;:971-972, Surgical endoscopy
— id: 1162422, year: 2014, vol: , page: 971, stat: Journal Article,

Single-stage versus 2-stage sleeve gastrectomy as a conversion after failed adjustable gastric banding: 30-day outcomes
Obeid, Nabeel R; Schwack, Bradley F; Kurian, Marina S; Ren-Fielding, Christine J; Fielding, George A
2014 Jun;:179-186, Surgical endoscopy
— id: 1033302, year: 2014, vol: , page: 179, stat: Journal Article,

Comparing revision procedures after laparoscopic adjustable gastric band failure: Gastric bypass vs. Sleeve gastrectomy
Schwack, B F; Loy, J; Youn, H; Kurian, M S; Ren, Fielding C J; Fielding, G A
2014 April 2014;28:S13-S13, Surgical endoscopy
— id: 1058222, year: 2014, vol: 28, page: S13, stat: Journal Article,

Conversion of failed laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding to revisional bypass: Results from 76 cases
Bedrosian, A S; Lee, T M; Youn, H A; Ren, Fielding C; Schwack, B F; Kurian, M S; Fielding, G A
2013 April 2013;27:S138-S138, Surgical endoscopy
— id: 349002, year: 2013, vol: 27, page: S138, stat: Journal Article,

A randomized, double blind study to evaluate the efficacy of palono-setron with dexamethasone versus palonosetron alone for prevention of post-operative nausea and vomiting in subjects undergoing bariatric surgeries with high emetogenic risk
Didehvar, S; Viola-Blitz, JD; Haile, M; Franco, L; Kline, R; Kurian, M; Fielding, G; Ren, C; Bekker, A
2013 ;7(1):30-36, Open anesthesiology journal
— id: 788492, year: 2013, vol: 7, page: 30, stat: Journal Article,

Should the lap band be removed to treat pseudoachalasia?
Fielding, George A
2013 Jul;9(7):471-473, Gastroenterology & hepatology
— id: 495032, year: 2013, vol: 9, page: 471, stat: Journal Article,

Update on Salvage Gastric Banding for Failed Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass
Loy, J.; Youn, H.; Schwack, B.; Fielding, G.; Ren-Fielding, C.
2013 AUG;23(8):1188-1188, Obesity surgery
— id: 472182, year: 2013, vol: 23, page: 1188, stat: Journal Article,

Single-Incision Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding is Effective and Safe: 756 Cases in an Academic Medical Center
Schwack, Bradley F; Novack, Richard; Youn, Heekoung; Fielding, Christine Ren; Kurian, Marina S; Fielding, George A
2013 Mar;23(3):332-337, Obesity surgery
— id: 250632, year: 2013, vol: 23, page: 332, stat: Journal Article,

Gastric band release rapidly impacts eating behavior, satiety hormones and weight
Liu, J; Youn, H; Sutton-Ramsey, D; Perez-Perez, G; Leon, D; Ren-Fielding, C; Fielding, G; Kurian, M; Weinshel, E; Francois, F
2012 October 2012;107:S586-S586, American journal of gastroenterology
— id: 180111, year: 2012, vol: 107, page: S586, stat: Journal Article,

Does a preoperative medically supervised weight loss program improve bariatric surgery outcomes? A pilot randomized study
Parikh, Manish; Dasari, Meena; McMacken, Michelle; Ren, Christine; Fielding, George; Ogedegbe, Gbenga
2012 Mar;26(3):853-861, Surgical endoscopy
— id: 158642, year: 2012, vol: 26, page: 853, stat: Journal Article,

Does adding a lesser-curvature gastrogastric plication suture reduce the need for revision after laparoscopic adjustable gastric band placement?
Zagzag, Jonathan; Schwack, Bradley F; Youn, Heekoung; Fielding, Christine Ren; Fielding, George A; Kurian, Marina S
2012 Feb;26(2):514-517, Surgical endoscopy
— id: 149947, year: 2012, vol: 26, page: 514, stat: Journal Article,

Intrahepatic natural killer T cell populations are increased in human hepatic steatosis
Adler, Michael; Taylor, Sarah; Okebugwu, Kamalu; Yee, Herman; Fielding, Christine; Fielding, George; Poles, Michael
2011 Apr;17(13):1725-1731, World journal of gastroenterology : WJG
— id: 156284, year: 2011, vol: 17, page: 1725, stat: Journal Article,

Impact of laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding on pregnancy, maternal weight, and neonatal health
Carelli, Allison M; Ren, Christine J; Youn, Heekoung Allison; Friedman, Erica B; Finger, Anne E; Lok, Benjamin H; Kurian, Marina S; Fielding, George A
2011 Oct;21(10):1552-1558, Obesity surgery
— id: 138309, year: 2011, vol: 21, page: 1552, stat: Journal Article,

Midterm results for gastric banding as salvage procedure for patients with weight loss failure after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
Irani, Katayun; Youn, Heekoung A; Ren-Fielding, Christine J; Fielding, George A; Kurian, Marina
2011 Mar-Apr;7(2):219-224, Surgery for obesity & related diseases
— id: 138308, year: 2011, vol: 7, page: 219, stat: Journal Article,

The effectiveness of adjustable gastric banding: a retrospective 6-year U.S. follow-up study
Weichman, Katie; Ren, Christine; Kurian, Marina; Heekoung, Allison Youn; Casciano, Roman; Stern, Lee; Fielding, George
2011 Feb;25(2):397-403, Surgical endoscopy
— id: 138310, year: 2011, vol: 25, page: 397, stat: Journal Article,

Safety of the laparoscopic adjustable gastric band: 7-year data from a U.S. center of excellence
Carelli, Allison M; Youn, Heekoung Allison; Kurian, Marina S; Ren, Christine J; Fielding, George A
2010 Aug;24(8):1819-1823, Surgical endoscopy
— id: 138189, year: 2010, vol: 24, page: 1819, stat: Journal Article,

Evaluating gastric erosion in band management: an algorithm for stratification of risk
Kurian, Marina; Sultan, Sammy; Garg, Karan; Youn, Heekoun; Fielding, George; Ren-Fielding, Christine
2010 Jul-Aug;6(4):386-389, Surgery for obesity & related diseases
— id: 138390, year: 2010, vol: 6, page: 386, stat: Journal Article,

Five-year outcomes of patients with type 2 diabetes who underwent laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding
Sultan, Samuel; Gupta, Deepali; Parikh, Manish; Youn, Heekoung; Kurian, Marina; Fielding, George; Ren-Fielding, Christine
2010 Jul-Aug;6(4):373-376, Surgery for obesity & related diseases
— id: 111359, year: 2010, vol: 6, page: 373, stat: Journal Article,

Safety and effectiveness of bariatric surgery: Roux-en-y gastric bypass is superior to gastric banding in the management of morbidly obese patients: a response
Bhoyrul, Sunil; Dixon, John; Fielding, George; Ren Fielding, Christine; Patterson, Emma; Grossbard, Lee; Shayani, Vafa; Bessler, Marc; Voellinger, David; Billy, Helmuth; Cywes, Robert; Ehrlich, Timothy B; Jones, Daniel B; Watkins, Brad M; Ponce, Jaime; Brengman, Matthew; Schroder, Gregory
2009 ;3(1):17-17, Patient safety in surgery
— id: 109864, year: 2009, vol: 3, page: 17, stat: Journal Article,

Gastric banding with simultaneous panniculectomy: two case reports on technique
Carelli, Allison M; Rousou, Laki J; Lok, Benjamin H; Marti, Jennifer L; Fielding, George A
2009 Jul-Aug;5(4):507-509, Surgery for obesity & related diseases
— id: 96029, year: 2009, vol: 5, page: 507, stat: Journal Article,

Laparoscopic major hepatectomy: an evolution in standard of care
Dagher, Ibrahim; O'Rourke, Nicholas; Geller, David A; Cherqui, Daniel; Belli, Giulio; Gamblin, T Clark; Lainas, Panagiotis; Laurent, Alexis; Nguyen, Kevin Tri; Marvin, Michael R; Thomas, Mark; Ravindra, Kadyalia; Fielding, George; Franco, Dominique; Buell, Joseph F
2009 Nov;250(5):856-860, Annals of surgery
— id: 133729, year: 2009, vol: 250, page: 856, stat: Journal Article,

A Comparison of the Percent Excess Weight Loss with the Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Band (LAGB) Among Patients with and Without Diabetes: A Retrospective Study in Five Centers
Fielding, G; Ren, C; Woodman, G; Morton, C; Barsoumian, R; Geiss, A; Ehrlich, T; Kurian, M; Malangone, E; Hale, B
2009 AUG ;19(8):969-969, Obesity surgery
— id: 101240, year: 2009, vol: 19, page: 969, stat: Journal Article,

The Efficacy and Safety of the Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Band (LAGB) at Two Years: A Retrospective Study in Five Centers
Geiss, A; Barsoumian, R; Ehrlich, T; Morton, C; Ren, C; Fielding, G; Woodman, G; Kurian, M; Stem, L; Hale, B
2009 AUG ;19(8):961-962, Obesity surgery
— id: 101239, year: 2009, vol: 19, page: 961, stat: Journal Article,

5-7 Year Us Outcomes with Gastric Banding: Sustainability of a Procedure
Kurian, M; Youn, H; Fielding, G; Ren, C
2009 AUG ;19(8):955-955, Obesity surgery
— id: 101238, year: 2009, vol: 19, page: 955, stat: Journal Article,

Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding for morbidly obese adolescents affects android fat loss, resolution of comorbidities, and improved metabolic status
Nadler, Evan P; Reddy, Shivani; Isenalumhe, Anthony; Youn, Heekoung A; Peck, Valerie; Ren, Christine J; Fielding, George A
2009 Nov;209(5):638-644, Journal of the American College of Surgeons
— id: 104905, year: 2009, vol: 209, page: 638, stat: Journal Article,

Percent Excess Weight Loss with the Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Band (LAGB): a Retrospective Study in Five Centers
Ren, C; Fielding, G; Ehrlich, T; Morton, C; Geiss, A; Barsoumian, R; Woodman, G; Kurian, M; Hale, B; Malangone, E
2009 AUG ;19(8):995-996, Obesity surgery
— id: 101241, year: 2009, vol: 19, page: 995, stat: Journal Article,

Early U.S. outcomes after laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding in patients with a body mass index less than 35 kg/m2
Sultan, Samuel; Parikh, Manish; Youn, Heekoung; Kurian, Marina; Fielding, George; Ren, Christine
2009 Jul;23(7):1569-1573, Surgical endoscopy
— id: 100185, year: 2009, vol: 23, page: 1569, stat: Journal Article,

Studies of Swedish adjustable gastric band and Lap-Band: systematic review and meta-analysis
Cunneen, SA; Phillips, E; Fielding, G; Banel, D; Estok, R; Fahrbach, K; Sledge, I
2008 MAR-APR ;4(2):174-185, Surgery for obesity & related diseases
— id: 91288, year: 2008, vol: 4, page: 174, stat: Journal Article,

The obesity epidemic, bariatric surgery, and the role of the practictioner
Fielding, Christine Ren; Fielding, George
2008 ;15(8):40-41, Primary psychiatry
— id: 100657, year: 2008, vol: 15, page: 40, stat: Journal Article,

Lap-band impact on the function of the esophagus
Gamagaris, Zoi; Patterson, Carlie; Schaye, Verity; Francois, Fritz; Traube, Morris; Fielding, Christine J; Fielding, George A; Youn, Allison Heekoung; Weinshel, Elizabeth H
2008 Oct;18(10):1268-1272, Obesity surgery
— id: 91869, year: 2008, vol: 18, page: 1268, stat: Journal Article,

Gastric banding as a salvage procedure for patients with weight loss failure after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
Gobble, Ryan M; Parikh, Manish S; Greives, Matthew R; Ren, Christine J; Fielding, George A
2008 Apr;22(4):1019-1022, Surgical endoscopy
— id: 79291, year: 2008, vol: 22, page: 1019, stat: Journal Article,

Hiatal hernia repair at the initial laparoscopic adjustable gastric band operation reduces the need for reoperation
Gulkarov, Iosif; Wetterau, Meredith; Ren, Christine J; Fielding, George A
2008 Apr;22(4):1035-1041, Surgical endoscopy
— id: 79294, year: 2008, vol: 22, page: 1035, stat: Journal Article,

An update on 73 US obese pediatric patients treated with laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding: comorbidity resolution and compliance data
Nadler, Evan P; Youn, Heekoung A; Ren, Christine J; Fielding, George A
2008 Jan;43(1):141-146, Journal of pediatric surgery
— id: 76089, year: 2008, vol: 43, page: 141, stat: Journal Article,

The Effect of Laparoscopic Gastric Banding Surgery on Plasma Levels of Appetite-Control, Insulinotropic, and Digestive Hormones
Shak, Joshua R; Roper, Jatin; Perez-Perez, Guillermo I; Tseng, Chi-hong; Francois, Fritz; Gamagaris, Zoi; Patterson, Carlie; Weinshel, Elizabeth; Fielding, George A; Ren, Christine; Blaser, Martin J
2008 Sep;18(9):1089-1096, Obesity surgery
— id: 78623, year: 2008, vol: 18, page: 1089, stat: Journal Article,

Fighting weight : discover healthy weight loss by overcoming hunger -- forever
Ali, Khaliah; Ren, Christine; Fielding, George
New York : Collins, 2007,
— id: 1326, year: 2007, vol: , page: , stat: ,

Nutritional deficiency of selenium secondary to weight loss (bariatric) surgery associated with life-threatening cardiomyopathy
Boldery, Rachel; Fielding, George; Rafter, Tony; Pascoe, Andrew L; Scalia, Gregory M
2007 Apr;16(2):123-126, Heart, lung & circulation
— id: 72656, year: 2007, vol: 16, page: 123, stat: Journal Article,

Gender differences and bariatric surgery outcome
Khaykis, I; Ren, CJ; Fielding, GA; Huberman, W; Wolfe, B; Youn, H; Hong, S; Francois, FF; Weinshel, E
2007 SEP ;102(9):891-559, American journal of gastroenterology
— id: 98043, year: 2007, vol: 102, page: 891, stat: Journal Article,

Treatment with lavender aromatherapy in the post-anesthesia care unit reduces opioid requirements of morbidly obese patients undergoing laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding
Kim, Jung T; Ren, Christine J; Fielding, George A; Pitti, Abhishek; Kasumi, Takeo; Wajda, Michael; Lebovits, Allen; Bekker, Alex
2007 Jul;17(7):920-925, Obesity surgery
— id: 74527, year: 2007, vol: 17, page: 920, stat: Journal Article,

Short-term results in 53 US obese pediatric patients treated with laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding
Nadler, Evan P; Youn, Heekoung A; Ginsburg, Howard B; Ren, Christine J; Fielding, George A
2007 Jan;42(1):137-41; discussion 141, Journal of pediatric surgery
— id: 70319, year: 2007, vol: 42, page: 137, stat: Journal Article,

Comparison of rates of resolution of diabetes mellitus after gastric banding, gastric bypass, and biliopancreatic diversion
Parikh, Manish; Ayoung-Chee, Patricia; Romanos, Eleny; Lewis, Nichole; Pachter, H Leon; Fielding, George; Ren, Christine
2007 Nov;205(5):631-635, Journal of the American College of Surgeons
— id: 75399, year: 2007, vol: 205, page: 631, stat: Journal Article,

Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding in obese adolescents results in android fat loss and resolution of co-morbid conditions
Reddy, S; Peck, V; Ren, C; Fielding, G; Nadler, EP
2007 SEP ;205(3):S49-S49, Journal of the American College of Surgeons
— id: 74182, year: 2007, vol: 205, page: S49, stat: Journal Article,

Gastric banding at the Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital: trials and tribulations of a public service
Stringer, Kate M; Bryant, Richard; Hopkins, George H; Favot, Danella; Fielding, George A
2007 Jul;77(7):550-552, ANZ journal of surgery
— id: 96030, year: 2007, vol: 77, page: 550, stat: Journal Article,

Repeat laparoscopic adjustable gastric band (LAGB) after previous band erosion and laparoscopic band removal and gastric repair
Fielding, G; Ren, C; Harris, M
2006 AUG ;16(8):976-977, Obesity surgery
— id: 69033, year: 2006, vol: 16, page: 976, stat: Journal Article,

Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding after previous open vertical banded gastroplasty
Harris, M; Ren, C; Fielding, G
2006 AUG ;16(8):980-980, Obesity surgery
— id: 69034, year: 2006, vol: 16, page: 980, stat: Journal Article,

Four-year review of trends in nutritional deficiencies and clinical sequelae after biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch (BPD/DS)
Harris, M; Ren, C; Fielding, G; Kumar, P; Parikh, M
2006 AUG ;16(8):990-990, Obesity surgery
— id: 69036, year: 2006, vol: 16, page: 990, stat: Journal Article,

Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding for patients with body mass index of <or=35 kg/m2
Parikh, M; Duncombe, J; Fielding, G A
2006 Sep-Oct;2(5):518-522, Surgery for obesity & related diseases
— id: 69692, year: 2006, vol: 2, page: 518, stat: Journal Article,

Comparison of outcomes after laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding in African-Americans and whites
Parikh, Manish; Lo, Helen; Chang, Christopher; Collings, Dinee; Fielding, George; Ren, Christine
2006 Nov-Dec;2(6):607-10; discussion 610, Surgery for obesity & related diseases
— id: 71142, year: 2006, vol: 2, page: 607, stat: Journal Article,

Clinical and radiological follow-up of laparoscopic adjustable gastric bands, 1998 and 2000: a comparison of two techniques
Fielding, George A; Duncombe, Jennifer E
2005 May;15(5):634-640, Obesity surgery
— id: 72642, year: 2005, vol: 15, page: 634, stat: Journal Article,

Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding in severely obese adolescents
Fielding, George A; Duncombe, Jennifer E
2005 Jul-Aug;1(4):399-405; discussion 405, Surgery for obesity & related diseases
— id: 72641, year: 2005, vol: 1, page: 399, stat: Journal Article,

Laparoscopic adjustable gastric band
Fielding, George A; Ren, Christine J
2005 Feb;85(1):335-344, Surgical clinics of North America
— id: 49006, year: 2005, vol: 85, page: 335, stat: Journal Article,

Postoperative ERCP versus laparoscopic choledochotomy for clearance of selected bile duct calculi: a randomized trial
Nathanson, Leslie K; O'Rourke, Nicholas A; Martin, Ian J; Fielding, George A; Cowen, Alistair E; Roberts, Roderick K; Kendall, Bradley J; Kerlin, Paul; Devereux, Benedict M
2005 Aug;242(2):188-192, Annals of surgery
— id: 72640, year: 2005, vol: 242, page: 188, stat: Journal Article,

Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding prior to renal transplantation
Newcombe, Virginia; Blanch, Andrew; Slater, Guy H; Szold, Amir; Fielding, George A
2005 Apr;15(4):567-570, Obesity surgery
— id: 72653, year: 2005, vol: 15, page: 567, stat: Journal Article,

U.S. experience with 749 laparoscopic adjustable gastric bands: intermediate outcomes
Parikh, M S; Fielding, G A; Ren, C J
2005 Dec;19(12):1631-1635, Surgical endoscopy
— id: 66995, year: 2005, vol: 19, page: 1631, stat: Journal Article,

Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding for patients with a Body Mass Index < 35 kg/m(2)
Parikh, M; Duncombe, J; Fielding, G
2005 AUG ;15(7):983-983, Obesity surgery
— id: 57879, year: 2005, vol: 15, page: 983, stat: Journal Article,

Factors influencing patient choice for bariatric operation
Ren, Christine J; Cabrera, Izumi; Rajaram, Kavitha; Fielding, George A
2005 Feb;15(2):202-206, Obesity surgery
— id: 51789, year: 2005, vol: 15, page: 202, stat: Journal Article,

Poor weight loss despite biliopancreatic diversion and subsequent revision to a 30-cm common channel after initial laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding: an analysis of 8 cases
Slater, Guy; Duncombe, Jennifer; Fielding, George A
2005 Nov-Dec;1(6):573-579, Surgery for obesity & related diseases
— id: 72652, year: 2005, vol: 1, page: 573, stat: Journal Article,

A comparison of laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding and biliopancreatic diversion in superobesity
Dolan, Kevin; Hatzifotis, Michael; Newbury, Leyanne; Fielding, George
2004 Feb;14(2):165-169, Obesity surgery
— id: 72645, year: 2004, vol: 14, page: 165, stat: Journal Article,

A clinical and nutritional comparison of biliopancreatic diversion with and without duodenal switch
Dolan, Kevin; Hatzifotis, Michael; Newbury, Leyanne; Lowe, Nadine; Fielding, George
2004 Jul;240(1):51-56, Annals of surgery
— id: 72643, year: 2004, vol: 240, page: 51, stat: Journal Article,

Laparoscopic right hepatectomy: surgical technique
O'Rourke, Nicholas; Fielding, George
2004 Feb;8(2):213-216, Journal of gastrointestinal surgery
— id: 72644, year: 2004, vol: 8, page: 213, stat: Journal Article,

Combining gastric banding and biliopancreatic diversion
Papadia, Francesco; Slater, Guy H; Fielding, George A
2004 Sep;14(8):1141-2; reply 1142 reply 1142, Obesity surgery
— id: 72654, year: 2004, vol: 14, page: 1141, stat: Journal Article,

Laparoscopic adjustable banding in pregnancy: safety, patient tolerance and effect on obesity-related pregnancy outcomes
Skull, A J; Slater, G H; Duncombe, J E; Fielding, G A
2004 Feb;14(2):230-235, Obesity surgery
— id: 45190, year: 2004, vol: 14, page: 230, stat: Journal Article,

Combining laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding and biliopancreatic diversion after failed bariatric surgery
Slater, Guy H; Fielding, George A
2004 May;14(5):677-682, Obesity surgery
— id: 45189, year: 2004, vol: 14, page: 677, stat: Journal Article,

Bowel-associated dermatosis-arthritis syndrome after biliopancreatic diversion
Slater, Guy H; Kerlin, Paul; Georghiou, Paul R; Fielding, George A
2004 Jan;14(1):133-135, Obesity surgery
— id: 45191, year: 2004, vol: 14, page: 133, stat: Journal Article,

Serum fat-soluble vitamin deficiency and abnormal calcium metabolism after malabsorptive bariatric surgery
Slater, Guy H; Ren, Christine J; Siegel, Niccole; Williams, Trudy; Barr, Di; Wolfe, Barrie; Dolan, Kevin; Fielding, George A
2004 Jan;8(1):48-55; discussion 54, Journal of gastrointestinal surgery
— id: 45193, year: 2004, vol: 8, page: 48, stat: Journal Article,

Treating diabetes in the morbidly obese by laparoscopic gastric banding
Dolan, Kevin; Bryant, Richard; Fielding, George
2003 Jun;13(3):439-443, Obesity surgery
— id: 72650, year: 2003, vol: 13, page: 439, stat: Journal Article,

Laparoscopic gastric banding in morbidly obese adolescents
Dolan, Kevin; Creighton, Lisa; Hopkins, George; Fielding, George
2003 Feb;13(1):101-104, Obesity surgery
— id: 72651, year: 2003, vol: 13, page: 101, stat: Journal Article,

Laparoscopic gastric banding and crural repair in the obese patient with a hiatal hernia
Dolan, Kevin; Finch, Robert; Fielding, George
2003 Oct;13(5):772-775, Obesity surgery
— id: 72647, year: 2003, vol: 13, page: 772, stat: Journal Article,

Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding for massive superobesity ( > 60 body mass index kg/m(2))
Fielding, G A
2003 Oct;17(10):1541-1545, Surgical endoscopy
— id: 45194, year: 2003, vol: 17, page: 1541, stat: Journal Article,

Symptomatic vitamin A deficiency following biliopancreatic diversion
Hatizifotis, Michael; Dolan, Kevin; Newbury, Leanne; Fielding, George
2003 Aug;13(4):655-657, Obesity surgery
— id: 72648, year: 2003, vol: 13, page: 655, stat: Journal Article,

Calcium and vitamin D depletion and elevated parathyroid hormone following biliopancreatic diversion
Newbury, Leyanne; Dolan, Kevin; Hatzifotis, Michael; Low, Nadeen; Fielding, George
2003 Dec;13(6):893-895, Obesity surgery
— id: 72646, year: 2003, vol: 13, page: 893, stat: Journal Article,

Massive splenomegaly is associated with significant morbidity after laparoscopic splenectomy
Patel, Ameet G; Parker, Jane E; Wallwork, Ben; Kau, Keith B; Donaldson, Nora; Rhodes, Michael R; O'Rourke, Nicholas; Nathanson, Les; Fielding, George
2003 Aug;238(2):235-240, Annals of surgery
— id: 72649, year: 2003, vol: 238, page: 235, stat: Journal Article,

Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding [Lap-Band]
Ren, Christine J; Fielding, George A
2003 Jan-Feb;60(1):30-33, Current surgery
— id: 45192, year: 2003, vol: 60, page: 30, stat: Journal Article,

Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding: surgical technique
Ren, Christine J; Fielding, George A
2003 Aug;13(4):257-263, Journal of laparoendoscopic & advanced surgical techniques. Pt. A
— id: 39030, year: 2003, vol: 13, page: 257, stat: Journal Article,

The poor quality of information about laparoscopy on the World Wide Web as indexed by popular search engines
Allen, J W; Finch, R J; Coleman, M G; Nathanson, L K; O'Rourke, N A; Fielding, G A
2002 Jan;16(1):170-172, Surgical endoscopy
— id: 45198, year: 2002, vol: 16, page: 170, stat: Journal Article,

Technical developments and a team approach leads to an improved outcome: lessons learnt implementing laparoscopic splenectomy
Fielding, George A
2002 Jul;72(7):459-459, ANZ journal of surgery
— id: 45197, year: 2002, vol: 72, page: 459, stat: Journal Article,

The case for laparoscopic common bile duct exploration
Fielding, George A
2002 ;9(6):723-728, Journal of hepato-biliary-pancreatic surgery
— id: 45195, year: 2002, vol: 9, page: 723, stat: Journal Article,

A step-by-step guide to placement of the LAP-BAND adjustable gastric banding system
Fielding, George A; Allen, Jeff W
2002 Dec;184(6B):26S-30S, American journal of surgery
— id: 45196, year: 2002, vol: 184, page: 26S, stat: Journal Article,

Treatment of non-resectable hepatocellular carcinoma with autologous tumor-pulsed dendritic cells
Ladhams, Andrew; Schmidt, Chris; Sing, Garwin; Butterworth, Lesley; Fielding, George; Tesar, Paul; Strong, Russell; Leggett, Barbara; Powell, Lawrie; Maddern, Guy; Ellem, Kay; Cooksley, Graham
2002 Aug;17(8):889-896, Journal of gastroenterology & hepatology
— id: 72639, year: 2002, vol: 17, page: 889, stat: Journal Article,

Laparoscopic colorectal surgery for cancer: intermediate to long-term outcomes
Lumley, John; Stitz, Russell; Stevenson, Andrew; Fielding, George; Luck, Andrew
2002 Jul;45(7):867-72; discussion 872, Diseases of the colon & rectum
— id: 72655, year: 2002, vol: 45, page: 867, stat: Journal Article,

Lessons learned from laparoscopic gastric banding for morbid obesity
Allen JW; Coleman MG; Fielding GA
2001 Jul;182(1):10-14, American journal of surgery
— id: 45199, year: 2001, vol: 182, page: 10, stat: Journal Article,

Laparoscopic gastric banding for morbid obesity. Surgical outcome in 335 cases
Fielding GA; Rhodes M; Nathanson LK
1999 Jun;13(6):550-554, Surgical endoscopy
— id: 45200, year: 1999, vol: 13, page: 550, stat: Journal Article,

Laparoscopically assisted anterior resection for diverticular disease: follow-up of 100 consecutive patients
Stevenson AR; Stitz RW; Lumley JW; Fielding GA
1998 Mar;227(3):335-342, Annals of surgery
— id: 45201, year: 1998, vol: 227, page: 335, stat: Journal Article,

Laparoscopic colectomy
Fielding GA; Lumley J; Nathanson L; Hewitt P; Rhodes M; Stitz R
1997 Jul;11(7):745-749, Surgical endoscopy
— id: 45202, year: 1997, vol: 11, page: 745, stat: Journal Article,

Laparoscopic-assisted colorectal surgery. Lessons learned from 240 consecutive patients
Lumley JW; Fielding GA; Rhodes M; Nathanson LK; Siu S; Stitz RW
1996 Feb;39(2):155-159, Diseases of the colon & rectum
— id: 45203, year: 1996, vol: 39, page: 155, stat: Journal Article,

Laparoscopic mesh repair of recurrent inguinal hernia
White SI; O'Rourke N; Fielding GA
1996 Feb;66(2):91-93, Australian & New Zealand journal of surgery
— id: 45204, year: 1996, vol: 66, page: 91, stat: Journal Article,

Laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair
Fielding GA
1995 May;65(5):304-307, Australian & New Zealand journal of surgery
— id: 45205, year: 1995, vol: 65, page: 304, stat: Journal Article,

Laparoscopic inguinal herniorrhaphy
Fielding GA
1995 Jan;65(1):58-59, Australian & New Zealand journal of surgery
— id: 45206, year: 1995, vol: 65, page: 58, stat: Journal Article,

Necrotizing pancreatitis: operating for life
Miller BJ; Henderson A; Strong RW; Fielding GA; DiMarco AM; O'Loughlin BS
1994 Nov-Dec;18(6):906-10; discussion 910, World journal of surgery
— id: 45207, year: 1994, vol: 18, page: 906, stat: Journal Article,

Laparoscopic common bile duct exploration
Fielding GA; O'Rourke NA
1993 Feb;63(2):113-115, Australian & New Zealand journal of surgery
— id: 45208, year: 1993, vol: 63, page: 113, stat: Journal Article,

The role of ERCP and endoscopic sphincterotomy in the era of laparoscopic cholecystectomy
O'Rourke NA; Askew AR; Cowen AE; Roberts R; Fielding GA
1993 Jan;63(1):3-7, Australian & New Zealand journal of surgery
— id: 45209, year: 1993, vol: 63, page: 3, stat: Journal Article,

Laparoscopic cholecystectomy
Fielding GA
1992 Mar;62(3):181-187, Australian & New Zealand journal of surgery
— id: 45211, year: 1992, vol: 62, page: 181, stat: Journal Article,

Laparoscopic cholecystectomy for acute cholecystitis
O'Rourke NA; Fielding GA
1992 Dec;62(12):944-946, Australian & New Zealand journal of surgery
— id: 45210, year: 1992, vol: 62, page: 944, stat: Journal Article,

Use of Mersilene mesh and a zip in the management of severe intra-abdominal sepsis
Askew AR; Fielding GA
1991 Feb;36(1):60-60, Journal of the Royal College of surgeons of Edinburgh
— id: 45213, year: 1991, vol: 36, page: 60, stat: Journal Article,

A case of severe pancreatitis with parathyroid adenoma
Maddern GJ; Fielding GA; Knaus JP; Zingg E; Blumgart LH
1991 May;61(5):396-398, Australian & New Zealand journal of surgery
— id: 45212, year: 1991, vol: 61, page: 396, stat: Journal Article,

Acute pancreatitis and pancreatic fistula formation
Fielding GA; McLatchie GR; Wilson C; Imrie CW; Carter DC
1989 Nov;76(11):1126-1128, British journal of surgery
— id: 45214, year: 1989, vol: 76, page: 1126, stat: Journal Article,

Management of gallstone pancreatitis
Fielding GA; Mok F; Wilson C; Imrie CW; Carter DC
1989 Oct;59(10):775-781, Australian & New Zealand journal of surgery
— id: 45215, year: 1989, vol: 59, page: 775, stat: Journal Article,

Two cases of pseudo-aneurysm of the gastroduodenal artery
Fielding GA; Egerton WS
1988 Aug;58(8):671-673, Australian & New Zealand journal of surgery
— id: 45217, year: 1988, vol: 58, page: 671, stat: Journal Article,

Treatment of pancreatic fistula
Fielding GA; Garden OJ; Carter DC
1988 Oct;75(10):1044-1044, British journal of surgery
— id: 45216, year: 1988, vol: 75, page: 1044, stat: Journal Article,

Homograft skin banking--current practices and future trends
Fielding GA; Pegg SP
1988 Feb;58(2):153-156, Australian & New Zealand journal of surgery
— id: 45218, year: 1988, vol: 58, page: 153, stat: Journal Article,

Skin necrosis secondary to meningococcal septicaemia in an adult
Fielding GA; Jenkins AM
1987 Jan;57(1):57-60, Australian & New Zealand journal of surgery
— id: 45220, year: 1987, vol: 57, page: 57, stat: Journal Article,

Stapled marlex mesh abdominal closure for repeat laparotomy in pancreatic disease
Fielding GA; Lewandowski R; Askew AR; Wall D
1987 Oct;57(10):767-770, Australian & New Zealand journal of surgery
— id: 45219, year: 1987, vol: 57, page: 767, stat: Journal Article,

Blunt arterial injury
Fielding GA
1986 Feb;56(2):141-145, Australian & New Zealand journal of surgery
— id: 45222, year: 1986, vol: 56, page: 141, stat: Journal Article,

Spontaneous neonatal renal vein thrombosis
Fielding GA; Masel J; Leditschke JF
1986 Jun;56(6):485-488, Australian & New Zealand journal of surgery
— id: 45221, year: 1986, vol: 56, page: 485, stat: Journal Article,