The Role of Hormonal Factors in Weight Loss and Recidivism after Bariatric Surgery

@inproceedings{Pedersen2013TheRO,
  title={The Role of Hormonal Factors in Weight Loss and Recidivism after Bariatric Surgery},
  author={Sue D. Pedersen},
  booktitle={Gastroenterology research and practice},
  year={2013}
}
Substantial heterogeneity exists in weight loss trajectories amongst patients following bariatric surgery. Hormonal factors are postulated to be amongst the contributors to the variation seen. Several hormones involved in hunger, satiety, and energy balance are affected by bariatric surgery, with the alteration in hormonal milieu varying by procedure… CONTINUE READING