Impact of routine and long-term follow-up on weight loss after laparoscopic gastric bypass.

BACKGROUND Weight loss after gastric bypass varies among patients. It is difficult to maintain contact with patients who have undergone surgery several years previously. Continued and long-term follow-up care at a bariatric surgery clinic might be a factor affecting long-term excess weight loss (EWL). METHODS Patients with 3-4 years of follow-up data… CONTINUE READING