Early Results of Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding in Bmi<35: The Appropriate Choice

Objective: Obesity is an epidemic in America and continues to worsen. Lifestyle modifications remain the first line in treatment, but typically fail for patients. As obesity worsens, the associated comorbidities become an expensive and time consuming aspect of our health care system. Placement of an adjustable gastric band in a low BMI population (


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Program Number: P052

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