Source: Obesity Reviews, 2013, DOI: 10.1111/obr.12041 (early view).
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Date of publication: 3rd may, 2013.
Publication type: Systematic review.
In a nutshell: This systematic review examined bariatric surgery studies that used validated patient-reported outcome (PRO) measures. It found that whilst many studies used PRO measures, study design and reporting was poor and the authors suggested that more well-designed studies that include agreed PRO measures are needed to better inform practice.
Length of publication: Not stated.
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