Published in Obesity and Diabetes Week, January 25th, 2010
"There are four major surgical treatments for morbid obesity: laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding, laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy, laparoscopic gastric bypass, and laparoscopic duodenal switch. There is much recent interest in obesity as a disease of metabolism," wrote J.E. Chebli and colleagues.
The researchers concluded: "In this review, a comparison is made of the major surgical options in terms of their mechanism of action, advantages,...
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