Quality of life after gastric bypass for morbid obesity.

  title={Quality of life after gastric bypass for morbid obesity.},
  author={R J Hafner and James M. Watts and Jenny Rogers},
  journal={International journal of obesity},
  volume={15 8},
One year after gastric restriction surgery, 70 per cent of 118 women completed a questionnaire about lifestyle and eating behaviour changes. Mean weight loss was 35.4 kg. Patients reported a moderate reduction in appetite, and most avoided specific foods which they previously enjoyed, usually because of epigastric discomfort and/or nausea and vomiting. Patients had initiated or resumed a mean of 1.8 activities, most of which involved physical exercise. Sexual interest, enjoyment and frequency… CONTINUE READING


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