More obesity surgery in England would save money, economic analysis shows

Source: British Medical Journal, 341:c4915, 2010

Follow this link for abstract

Date of publication: September

Publication type: Journal Article

In a nutshell: If a quarter of morbidly obese people in England who meet the current NHS criteria for bariatric surgery were to undergo it, the net gain to the economy would be £1.3bn.

Length of publication: 1 web page

Some important notes: Please contact your local NHS Library for the full text of the article. Follow this link to find your local NHS Library. http://www.hlisd.org/

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