Prevalence and Desire for Body Contouring Surgery in Postbariatric Patients in Saudi Arabia

@inproceedings{Aldaqal2012PrevalenceAD,
  title={Prevalence and Desire for Body Contouring Surgery in Postbariatric Patients in Saudi Arabia},
  author={Saleh Mohammad Aldaqal and Osama A Samargandi and Basem Salama El-deek and Basim Abdullah Awan and Abdulrahman A Ashy and Ahmed M. A. Kensarah},
  booktitle={North American journal of medical sciences},
  year={2012}
}
BACKGROUND Morbid obesity has become a common problem worldwide and as a result the demand for bariatric surgery has increased as well. Most patients develop skin redundancy and sagging at many body parts after major weight loss procedures which increased the demand for body contouring procedures. AIMS The study was to address the prevalence and patient's desire for body contouring procedures. MATERIALS AND METHODS A cross-sectional study targeting the postbariatric patients from April 2011… CONTINUE READING
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