Bariatric surgery: One answer to an increasing problem

Karen D. Libsch, Nicholas J. Zyromski, Troy Duininck, Michael G. Sarr

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Abstract

Obesity is a public health crisis in the United States today. What is the role of bariatric surgical procedures in weight loss? Which patients are candidates- and which surgeries are associated with the best long-term outcomes?

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)68-76
Number of pages9
JournalPatient Care
Volume36
Issue number5
StatePublished - Mar 2002

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Bariatric Surgery
Weight Loss
Public Health
Obesity

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Libsch, K. D., Zyromski, N. J., Duininck, T., & Sarr, M. G. (2002). Bariatric surgery: One answer to an increasing problem. Patient Care, 36(5), 68-76.

Bariatric surgery : One answer to an increasing problem. / Libsch, Karen D.; Zyromski, Nicholas J.; Duininck, Troy; Sarr, Michael G.

In: Patient Care, Vol. 36, No. 5, 03.2002, p. 68-76.

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Libsch, KD, Zyromski, NJ, Duininck, T & Sarr, MG 2002, 'Bariatric surgery: One answer to an increasing problem', Patient Care, vol. 36, no. 5, pp. 68-76.
Libsch KD, Zyromski NJ, Duininck T, Sarr MG. Bariatric surgery: One answer to an increasing problem. Patient Care. 2002 Mar;36(5):68-76.
Libsch, Karen D. ; Zyromski, Nicholas J. ; Duininck, Troy ; Sarr, Michael G. / Bariatric surgery : One answer to an increasing problem. In: Patient Care. 2002 ; Vol. 36, No. 5. pp. 68-76.
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