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Impact of Mental Health Background and Nutrition Intake on Medium-Term Weight Loss in Japanese Patients Undergoing Laparoscopic

Saiki et al.
Used Parameters : SMM, BMI, VFA

Publication Year : 2020

Country : Japan

Journal : Obesity Facts

Objectives: Bariatric surgery is the most effective weight loss therapy, and recently laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) is gaining popularity worldwide. On the other hand, patients undergoing bariatric surgery have a high prevalence of mental disorders. A Japanese nationwide survey reported high prevalence of mental disorders in patients with low percent total weight loss (% TWL) and also in those with high% TWL. The aim of this study was to investigate the relationship of 1-year% TWL with background mental health …
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