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Titolo:
A PROSPECTIVE-STUDY COMPARING VERTICAL BANDED GASTROPLASTY VERSUS LAPAROSCOPIC ADJUSTABLE GASTRIC BANDING IN THE TREATMENT OF MORBID AND SUPER-OBESITY
Autore:
ASHY ARA; MERDAD AA;
Indirizzi:
KING ABDUL AZIZ UNIV HOSP,DEPT SURG,POB 6615 JEDDAH 21452 SAUDI ARABIA
Titolo Testata:
International surgery
fascicolo: 2, volume: 83, anno: 1998,
pagine: 108 - 110
SICI:
0020-8868(1998)83:2<108:APCVBG>2.0.ZU;2-R
Fonte:
ISI
Lingua:
ENG
Keywords:
MORBID AND SUPER-OBESITY; VERTICAL BANDED GASTROPLASTY; LAPAROSCOPIC ADJUSTABLE GASTRIC BANDING; WEIGHT LOSS; SURGICAL TREATMENT OF OBESITY;
Tipo documento:
Article
Natura:
Periodico
Settore Disciplinare:
Science Citation Index Expanded
Citazioni:
10
Recensione:
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Citazione:
A.R.A. Ashy e A.A. Merdad, "A PROSPECTIVE-STUDY COMPARING VERTICAL BANDED GASTROPLASTY VERSUS LAPAROSCOPIC ADJUSTABLE GASTRIC BANDING IN THE TREATMENT OF MORBID AND SUPER-OBESITY", International surgery, 83(2), 1998, pp. 108-110

Abstract

We present our prospective comparative study on 60 patients subjectedto two types of,gastric restrictive procedures, i.e. Vertical Banded Gastroplasty (VBG) and Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding (LAGB) at King Abdul Aziz University Hospital, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. The aim of our study was to compare weight reduction after both procedures, Thirty patients had VBG and thirty had LAGB based upon informed consents. The age, sex and preoperative weight and BMI mere comparable in bothgroups. Excess weight loss of 87% was achieved in the VBG group whileonly 50% was noticed in the LAGB group at 6 months postoperatively.

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