Published in Obesity and Diabetes Week, May 1st, 2006
"Among factors influencing the outcome of bariatric surgery may be genetics and familial risk. The purpose of this study was to assess the etiology of obesity and its impact on hunger, satiety, and food likes in obese patients undergoing Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB)," researchers in the United States report.
R.C. Thirlby and colleagues at Virginia Mason Medical Center explained, "This study was based on 76 patients undergoing...
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