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Plastic surgery after gastric bypass improves long-term quality of life

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Published in Obesity Surgery. 2013, vol. 23, no. 1, p. 24-30
Collection Open Access - Licence nationale Springer
Abstract Excess skin after massive weight loss impairs patient's health-related quality of life (HRQoL). Therefore, body-contouring surgeries can be proposed. However, few data exist concerning the effect of body contouring after bariatric surgery on HRQoL, including control group with a long-term follow-up.
Keywords AdultBody Image/psychologyCase-Control StudiesCicatrix/psychologyCoitusExerciseFemaleFollow-Up StudiesGastroplasty/psychology/statistics & numerical dataHumansMaleMiddle AgedObesity, Morbid/epidemiology/psychology/surgeryPatient Satisfaction/statistics & numerical dataProspective StudiesQuality of LifeQuestionnairesSelf ConceptSurgery, Plastic/psychology/statistics & numerical dataSwitzerland/epidemiologyWeight Loss
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PMID: 22923310
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Research groups Groupe Pittet Cuenod Brigitte (chirurgie plastique et reconstructive) (96)
Chirurgie viscérale (104)
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MODARRESSI GHAVAMI, Seyed Ali et al. Plastic surgery after gastric bypass improves long-term quality of life. In: Obesity Surgery, 2013, vol. 23, n° 1, p. 24-30. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:29974

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