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Changes in resting metabolic rate and body composition due to intragastric balloon therapy

Agata P. Ga zdzi nska et al.
Used Parameters : BW, FM, MM, FFM

Publication Year : 2019

Country : Poland

Journal : Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases

Background Intragastric balloon (IGB) insertion leads to dietary restriction; however, its neurohormonal actions were also described. Resting metabolic rate (RMR) adjusted for body mass (RMR/mass) seems to increase after bariatric interventions, whereas it generally decreases after caloric restriction–based therapies. However, no studies have evaluated the changes in body composition and RMR over IGB treatment. Objective To evaluate the relationships between changes in body composition, RMR, RMR/mass, and RMR adjusted …
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