Current concepts in post-bariatric body contouring.

  title={Current concepts in post-bariatric body contouring.},
  author={Amy S. Colwell},
  journal={Obesity surgery},
  volume={20 8},
BACKGROUND The advent of bariatric surgery has led to a new subspecialty in plastic surgery for contouring the skin and fat remaining after massive weight loss. This field is increasingly recognized as a vital component to the multi-disciplinary treatment approach to care for the obese patient. The author sought to review key concepts in patient selection, technical advancements, and post-operative care in body contouring following weight loss surgery. METHODS A literature review in PubMed… CONTINUE READING
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