TITLE

Duodenal switch bested gastric bypass for weight loss

PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
Endocrine Today;Oct2011, Vol. 9 Issue 10, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a study which found that patients who underwent biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch surgery experienced more weight loss compared with those who underwent gastric bypass surgery for severe obesity.
ACCESSION #
67619237

 

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