A Higher Meal Frequency May be Associated with Diminished Weight Loss after Bariatric Surgery

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Ribeiro, Angela Gadelha ; de Carvalho Costa, Maria José ; Faintuch, Joel ; Dias, Maria Carolina Gonçalves (2009)
  • Publisher: Hospital das Clínicas da Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo
  • Journal: Clinics (Sao Paulo, Brazil), volume 64, issue 11, pages 1,053-1,058 (issn: 1807-5932, eissn: 1980-5322)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC2780521, doi: 10.1590/S1807-59322009001100004
  • Subject: Morbid obesity | Bariatric surgery | R5-920 | Roux-en-Y gastric bypass | Medicine (General) | Calorie ingestion | Diet | Clinical Sciences

OBJECTIVE: This study aimed to investigate the relationship between meal frequency, the occurrence of vomiting and weight loss among patients submitted to Roux-en-Y gastric bypass up to 9 months after surgery. METHODS: Female patients (n = 80) were followed at 3-month i... View more
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