Source: Obesity 18 (5) 865-871
Date of publication: May 2010
Publication type: Journal article
In a nutshell: In the USA the prerequisite for bariatric surgery is a BMI of >35. This article argues that with evidence that bariatric surgery reduces existing comorbidities, new guidelines should be pursued.
Length of publication: 6 pages
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