Long-term mortality after gastric bypass surgery.

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BACKGROUND Although gastric bypass surgery accounts for 80% of bariatric surgery in the United States, only limited long-term data are available on mortality among patients who have undergone this procedure as compared with severely obese persons from a general population. METHODS In this retrospective cohort study, we determined the long-term mortality… (More)

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@article{Adams2007LongtermMA, title={Long-term mortality after gastric bypass surgery.}, author={Ted Adams and Richard E. Gress and Sherman C Smith and Regina Halverson and Steven C Simper and Wayne D. Rosamond and Michael J. Lamonte and Antoinette M. Stroup and Steven C. Hunt}, journal={The New England journal of medicine}, year={2007}, volume={357 8}, pages={753-61} }