Poor outcomes after laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding

poor outcomes after laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding "After LGB, a majority of the patients failed to achieve a 50% EWL, and 16.7% required reoperation. Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding may not be the optimal bariatric procedure for patients older than 50 years, patients with a BMI higher than 50 kg/m(2), or African Americans." Right: The Lap … Continue reading Poor outcomes after laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding