Effect of Surgical Weight Loss on Sleep Architecture in Adolescents with Severe Obesity

@article{Kalra2008EffectOS,
  title={Effect of Surgical Weight Loss on Sleep Architecture in Adolescents with Severe Obesity},
  author={Maninder Kalra and Mohannad Mannaa and Kelly Fitz and Sunil Kumar and Ranajit Kumar Chakraborty and Xiaohua Sheng and Thomas H. Inge},
  journal={Obesity Surgery},
  year={2008},
  volume={18},
  pages={675-679}
}
ObjectivesSleep duration and sleep fragmentation have been proposed to play a role in the development and progression of obesity-associated morbidity. Weight loss results in resolution of obesity-associated morbidity. Our aim was to determine the effect of weight loss on sleep architecture in adolescents with severe obesity.MethodsRetrospective analysis of polysomnograhic data from all adolescents who underwent overnight sleep study before and after weight loss surgery was performed… CONTINUE READING
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