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Int J Obes (Lond). 2011 Sep;35 Suppl 3:S16-21. doi: 10.1038/ijo.2011.142.

Bariatric surgery for treatment of obesity.

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  • 1Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA.

Abstract

This article focuses on recent trends and outcomes of bariatric surgery. The outcomes discussed include perioperative morbidity and mortality, weight loss, long-term complications and the impact of bariatric surgery on comorbidities, cardiovascular risk and mortality.

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21912381
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