Surgery for Severe Obesity

Authored by: Robert F. Kushner , Lisa A. Neff

Lifestyle Medicine

Print publication date:  May  2019
Online publication date:  April  2019

Print ISBN: 9781138708846
eBook ISBN: 9781315201108
Adobe ISBN:

10.1201/9781315201108-40

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Abstract

Bariatric surgery is indicated for patients with a BMI of ≥40 kg/m2 or those with a BMI of ≥ 35 kg/m2 who have comorbid conditions.

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