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Health-related quality of life after bariatric surgery: a systematic review of prospective long-term studies.
Impaired health-related quality of life (HRQoL) is common in bariatric surgery candidates and is often one of the motivating factors for seeking bariatric surgery. Although many studies have reportedExpand
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Psychosocial functioning before and after surgical treatment for morbid obesity: reliability and validation of the Norwegian version of obesity-related problem scale
Background. The aims of this study were to translate the Obesity-Related Problem scale (OP scale) into the Norwegian language and test its reliability, validity and responsiveness in a NorwegianExpand
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Five-year Changes in Health-Related Quality of Life after Biliopancreatic Diversion with Duodenal Switch
BackgroundLong-term data of health-related quality of life (HRQL) after biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch (BPDDS) procedure are lacking. The aim of this study was to evaluate changes inExpand
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Anxiety and depression in association with morbid obesity: changes with improved physical health after duodenal switch
BackgroundPatients with morbid obesity have an increased risk for anxiety and depression. The "duodenal switch" is perhaps the most effective obesity surgery procedure for inducing weight loss.Expand
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Health-Related Quality of Life and Paid Work Participation after Duodenal Switch
BackgroundMorbid obesity can reduce the health-related quality of life (HRQL) and paid work participation, and the duodenal switch (DS) can induce large weight loss in patients suffering from thisExpand
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Ten-year changes in health-related quality of life after biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch.
BACKGROUND Long-term data on health-related quality of life (HRQL) after biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch (BPDDS) are scarce. The aim of this study was to evaluate changes in HRQL fromExpand
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[Health-related quality of life before and one year after operation for morbid obesity].
BACKGROUND Several studies have shown that morbid obese patients have poor health-related quality of life. The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of bariatric surgery (biliopancreaticExpand
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Predictors for health-related quality of life in patients accepted for bariatric surgery.
BACKGROUND The relationship among musculoskeletal pain, depression, and health-related quality of life in patients with severe obesity who are accepted for bariatric surgery should be exploredExpand
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Five-Year Outcomes After Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy for Severe Obesity: A Prospective Cohort Study
BackgroundWe present 5-year outcomes after vertical sleeve gastrectomy (VSG), including complications and revisions, weight change, obesity-related diseases and health-related quality of lifeExpand
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