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Bariatric Surgery in the United Kingdom: A Cohort Study of Weight Loss and Clinical Outcomes in Routine Clinical Care

J. Douglas, Ian; Bhaskaran, Krishnan; L. Batterham, Rachel; Smeeth, Liam;
  • Published: 01 Jan 2016
  • Publisher: Figshare
<div><p>Background</p><p>Bariatric surgery is becoming a more widespread treatment for obesity. Comprehensive evidence of the long-term effects of contemporary surgery on a broad range of clinical outcomes in large populations treated in routine clinical practice is lacking. The objective of this study was to measure the association between bariatric surgery, weight, body mass index, and obesity-related co-morbidities.</p><p>Methods and Findings</p><p>This was an observational retrospective cohort study using data from the United Kingdom Clinical Practice Research Datalink. All 3,882 patients registered in the database and with bariatric surgery on or before 31 ...
free text keywords: Biological Sciences, Weight loss, T 2DM hypertension, United Kingdom Clinical Practice Research Datalink, effect sizes.ConclusionsBariatric surgery, T 2DM Weight measures, body mass index, T 2DM, hr, 31 December 2014, retrospective cohort study, UK healthcare system, mi, bariatric surgery, Bariatric surgery patients, ci, type 2 diabetes mellitus, Routine Clinical Care BackgroundBariatric surgery, incident T 2DM hypertension, 4 y
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