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S Scholtz, AD Miras, N Chhina, CG Prechtl, ML Sleeth, NM Daud, NA Ismail, G Durighel, AR Ahmed, T Olbers, RP Vincent, J Alaghband-Zadeh, MA Ghatei, AD Waldman, GS Frost, JD Bell, CW le Roux and AP Goldstone
Abstract
Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) has greater efficacy for weight loss in obese patients than gastric banding (BAND) surgery. We hypothesise that this may result from different effects on food hedonics via physiological changes secondary to distinct gut anatomy manipulations.
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Surgical procedures, The Band, Beriberi, Duodenum, Gastric bypass surgery, Bariatrics, Obesity, Bariatric surgery
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