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Effects of intragastric balloon on obesity in obese Korean women for 6 months post removal

Pak et al.
Used Parameters : BMI, BFM, PBF, SMM

Publication Year : 2020

Country : Korea

Journal : Research square

RESULTS Most subjects had one or more comorbidities, such as osteoarthropathy and woman's disease, and had poor eating behaviors, including irregular mealtimes, eating quickly, and frequent overeating. Body composition measurements showed that weight, fat mass, and waist-hip circumference ratio decreased significantly at 6 mon after IGB treatment. In particular, women with morbid obesity (BMI≥ 30 kg/m 2) showed 33% excess weight loss. There was no significant difference in skeletal muscle mass and mineral contents after IGB …
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