Cross-sectional review of effects of laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy at 1, 3, and 5 years Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Gastrectomy
  • Laparoscopy
  • Obesity, Morbid

abstract

  • Patients undergoing laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy had a similar body mass index at 1, 3, and 5 years. However, the percentage of excess body mass index loss was different. No differences were found in the percentage of body fat. The health-related quality of life scores resembled community norms, although the physical health differences in the 3 groups were significant, The Beck depression inventory scores were elevated at 5 years compared with at 1 year.

publication date

  • November 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.soard.2011.08.021

PubMed ID

  • 22014484

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 714

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 7

number

  • 6