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Health Disparities in Adolescent Bariatric Surgery: Nationwide Outcomes and Utilization

01 Sep 2017

Bariatric surgery represents an appropriate treatment for adolescent severe obesity, but its utilization remains low in this patient population. We studied the impact of race and sex on preoperative characteristics, outcomes, and utilization of adolescent bariatric surgery.

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