Physical activity and physical function in individuals post-bariatric surgery.

  title={Physical activity and physical function in individuals post-bariatric surgery.},
  author={Deborah Ann Josbeno and Melissa Ann Kalarchian and Patrick J. Sparto and Amy D. Otto and John M Jakicic},
  journal={Obesity surgery},
  volume={21 8},
BACKGROUND A better understanding of the physical activity behavior of individuals who undergo bariatric surgery will enable the development of effective post-surgical exercise guidelines and interventions to enhance weight loss outcomes. This study characterized the physical activity profile and physical function of 40 subjects 2-5 years post-bariatric surgery and examined the association between physical activity, physical function, and weight loss after surgery. METHODS Moderate-to… CONTINUE READING


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