Comparison of weight loss and body composition changes with four surgical procedures Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Body Composition
  • Obesity, Morbid
  • Weight Loss

abstract

  • Although the BPD/DS procedure reduced the BMI the most effectively and promoted fat loss, all the procedures produced weight loss. The AGB procedure resulted in less body fat loss within 21.5 months than SG within 16.7 months. Longer term observation is indicated.

publication date

  • September 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.soard.2009.04.001

PubMed ID

  • 19560983

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 582

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 5

number

  • 5