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10:20am A167 Prescribed Opioid and Non-Opioid Analgesic Medication Use Before and After Bariatric Surgery: 7 Year Follow-up
Authors: Marcelo W Hinojosa, MD FACS; Jia-Yuh Chen, MS; Melissa Kalarchian, MS PhD; Wendy C. King, PhD; Bruce M Wolfe, MD FASMBS; Gregory F Dakin, MD; Kristine J Steffen, PharmD PhD; James E Mitchell, MD; Walter J Pories, MD; Konstantinos Spaniolas, MD; Susan Z. Yanovski, MD; Steven H. Belle, PhD MscHyg; Anita P. Courcoulas, MD MPH PhD; David R. Flum, MD MPH
Presenter: Wendy C. King, PhD
10:35am A173 A Prospective, Longitudinal Examination of Suicidal Ideation among Bariatric Surgery Patients
Authors: David R. Flum, MD MPH; Marcelo W Hinojosa, MD FACS; Gretchen E. White, MPH; Wendy C. King, PhD; Bruce M Wolfe, MD FASMBS; Faith Ebel, MPH RD MS; Alfons Pomp, MD; Scott G Engel, PhD; Kathryn Gordon; James E Mitchell, MD; Walter J Pories, MD; Konstantinos Spaniolas, MD; Susan Z. Yanovski, MD; Steven H. Belle, PhD MscHyg; Anita P. Courcoulas, MD MPH PhD
Presenter: Wendy C. King, PhD
10:50am A168 Bariatric surgery in patients with bipolar disorders: Selection factors and long-term surgical outcomes
Authors: Kelli Friedman, PhD; Katherine Applegate, PhD; Megan A McVay, PhD; Dana D Portenier, MD
Presenter: Megan McVay, PhD
11:05am A169 Pathways to Address Early Weight Regain
Authors: Ciara Lopez, RN; Michelle Young, PAC; Cynthia K Buffington, PhD; Keith C. Kim, MD FACS; Sharon A Krzyzanowski, RN CBN BSN
Presenter: Ciara Lopez, RN
11:20am A170 Outcomes after laparoscopic conversion of failed adjustable gastric banding to vertical sleeve gastrectomy (VSG) or Modified Duodenal Switch(MDS) with single anastomosis
Authors: SARAH SABRUDIN, MD; Sarah Pearlstein, MD; Mitchell S Roslin, MD FACS; Debbie Lamoureux, PA-C MBA; Andrew Brownlee, MD
Presenter: SARAH SABRUDIN, MD
11:35am A171 Long-term comparison of nutritional deficiencies after duodenal switch versus gastric bypass in the super-obese (BMI ≥ 50 kg/m2)
Authors: John C Alverdy, MD; Marc A Ward, MD; Vivek N Prachand, MD; Mustafa Hussain, MD
Presenter: Mustafa Hussain, MD
11:50am A172 The Perceived Value of Bariatric Nurse Certification
Authors: Jamie J Carr, BSN RN CBN; Trudy L Ivins, MSN RN CBN; Nicole Forryan, BSN RN CBN CBN; Abraham Apfel, BA PhD Candidate; William F. Gourash, MSN CRNP; Narelle Story, RN CBN PhD candidate; Jessie M Moore, APRN
Presenter: William F Gourash, MSN CRNP