Comparison of Gastric Bypass Outcomes in Adolescents and Adults Five Years Post Op
Nov 16, 2019
Editor: David L. Joffe, BSPharm, CDE, FACA
Author: Usif Darwish, PharmD Candidate, Florida A&M University, College of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences
The study findings explore the gastric bypass outcomes of different age groups in hopes of learning more about the procedure and the potential risks and benefits that come with it.
Gastric bypass is an elective surgery for patients with difficulties in losing weight or keeping the weight off after losing it. Gastric bypass is a very effective procedure that, with the help of a strict dietary regimen and an exercise program, can help patients with obesity lose up to 60-80% of their long-term excess weight....
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