New Guidelines for Weight-Loss Surgery Upgrade Sleeve Procedure

Acknowledgment
Adrienne Youdim, MD, of Cedars-Sinai Weight Loss Center in Los Angeles, and colleagues wrote in the updated guideline, which was published in the March issue of Obesity.

Abstract
Since the last update in 2008, studies have shown sleeve gastrectomy to be comparable to other bariatric procedures, with similar weight loss as is achieved with gastric banding and gastric bypass, Adrienne Youdim, MD, of Cedars-Sinai Weight Loss Center in Los Angeles, and colleagues wrote . . .

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