Factors important to carrying out gastric bypass The patient has to abstain from food before surgery Blood has to be anticoagulated. The small stomach pouch has to be a certain size. What is dvt? (3) Gastrointestinal surgery for severe obesity (4)
The effect of gastric bypass on people Positive effects Large rapid weight loss Health complications severely reduced Negative effects Nutrient deficiences Major lifestyle changes.
Important Biological concepts and process involved in gastric bypass Saiety and stomach size Nutrient absorption in the small intestine. Gastrointestinal surgery for severe obesity (5)
Future solutions for obesity Drugs which suppress apeptite
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