Comparative Efficacy and Safety of Laparoscopic Greater Curvature Plication and Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy: A Meta-analysis.

Abstract

Laparoscopic greater curvature plication (LGCP) is considered to have evolved from less invasive laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG). In the present meta-analysis, we compared these two procedures in terms of efficacy and safety. We searched PubMed, Embase, and the Cochrane Library from database inception until April 2015. Excess weight loss (%EWL… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11695-015-1842-0

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@article{Tang2015ComparativeEA, title={Comparative Efficacy and Safety of Laparoscopic Greater Curvature Plication and Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy: A Meta-analysis.}, author={Y. P. Tang and Shang-hong Tang and Sanyuan Hu}, journal={Obesity surgery}, year={2015}, volume={25 11}, pages={2169-75} }