Title

Self-report of gastrointestinal side effects after bariatric surgery

DOI

10.1016/j.soard.2014.08.007

Document Type

Journal Article

Publication Date

11-1-2014

Publication Title

Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases

Volume

10

Issue

6

First Page

1202

Last Page

1207

ISSN

15507289

Keywords

Bariatric surgery, Gastric bypass, Gastrointestinal complications, Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding

Abstract

Background Data on gastrointestinal (GI) side effects of bariatric surgery are limited because of incomplete reporting, cross-sectional samples, and nonstandardized assessments. Objective To report on GI side effects over the first 6 months after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) and laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding (LAGB). Setting Academic medical center, United States.

Open Access

Green Accepted

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