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Fat mass, but not fat-free mass, predicts increased foot pain with obesity, independent of bariatric surgery
Background Foot pain is a common manifestation of obesity. Objective To determine if bariatric surgery is associated with a reduction in foot pain and if body mass index (BMI) or body composition predict a change ...
Changes in foot pain, structure and function following bariatric surgery
(BioMed Central, 2018-06-28)
Background Bariatric surgery candidates have a high prevalence of foot pain, depression and elevated plantar pressures. There is, however, limited research into how these factors interact pre- and post-surgery. ...
Upper Gastrointestinal Function in Morbidly Obese Adolescents before and Six Months after Gastric Banding
Background The effects of laparoscopic adjustable gastric band (LAGB) placement on upper gastrointestinal tract function in obese adolescents are unknown. Therefore, our aim was to determine the short-term effects of ...