What is the Mechanism Behind Weight Loss Maintenance with Gastric Bypass?

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Obesity is an epidemic on the rise. With the failure of non-surgical strategies, bariatric surgery has emerged as the most effective therapeutic option for the treatment of severe obesity. Among various surgical options, Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) results in sustained weight loss and profound metabolic improvements. The traditional view that gastric… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s13679-015-0158-7

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@article{Chakravartty2015WhatIT, title={What is the Mechanism Behind Weight Loss Maintenance with Gastric Bypass?}, author={Saurav Chakravartty and Daniele Tassinari and Angelo Salerno and Emmanouil Giorgakis and Francesco Rubino}, journal={Current obesity reports}, year={2015}, volume={4 2}, pages={262-8} }