Morbid Obesity: Effects of Conservative Treatments and Gastric Bypass Surgery
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The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effects of conservative treatments of obesity with surgery (gastric bypass).
Condition or disease
Behavioral: lifestyle changes
The aim of this study is to evaluate 3 different treatments of obesity with gastric bypass. Two groups will be treated in different clinics and 1 group will be treated at our outpatient clinic. Sixty patients will participate in each group. Behavioural changes and weight loss over 4-5 years will be followed. We will also analyse changes in hormones, mental status, sexual behaviour, effect of training and quality of life.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years to 65 Years (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Body mass index (BMI) > 40 or BMI > 35 with complications