ASMBS has released three informative whiteboard patient education videos. The Society encourages everyone to share the Treat Your Obesity Whiteboard videos on their websites and social media.
Presenters: Scott Shikora, MD, FASMBS and Peter Billing, MD
Moderators: Richard Peterson, MD, FASMBS, Valerie Halpin, MD, FASMBS and Daniel Herron, MD, FASMBS
Dr. Scott Shikora, Director of the Center for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery at Brigham and Women’s Hospital presented from Boston, MA, on the benefits of the staple line reinforcement during sleeve gastrectomy. Opposing him was Dr. Peter Billing from Eviva in Edmonds, WA on the disadvantages of staple line reinforcement. Each…