Gastric Bypass Versus GastricBandingby
found that gastric bypass surgery was associated with “faster and more sustained weight loss than gastricbanding.... During the study, half of the patients received a gastricband and half of them underwent a gastric-bypass...
1-800-GET-THIN, 2 Dead and Lap Band Scrutanyby
Dr. John D.
at a Beverly Hills clinic may prompt state regulators to take a closer look at the procedures marketed... after she had the Lap-Band weight-loss operation advertised on those billboards and radio spots bearing the phone number...
% of excess body weight. Typically, patients who undergo adjustable gastricbandingprocedures, such as Lap... this eventually became known as the Swedish Adjustable GastricBand (SAGB).
The Laparoscopic era