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Excess skin after bariatric surgery - patients' perspective and objective measurements
Most of the world's population lives in countries where overweight and obesity kills more people than underweight. The only effective treatment is found to be bariatric surgery. Excess skin is an undervalued, negative ...
Obesity - surgical treatment and molecular mechanisms
Obesity is a condition of high prevalence and is associated with increased morbidity and mortality. Bariatric surgery is an effective treatment of obesity and reduces the risk for morbidity and mortality, but little is ...
Intestinal adaption in response to Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery
ABSTRACT Background: Obesity is a condition with increasing prevalence that leads to morbidity, decreased quality of life and reduced life expectancy. The only effective evidence-based treatment is bariatric surgery. The ...