Revista de la Sociedad Española de Cirugía de Obesidad y Metabólica y de la Sociedad Española para el Estudio de la Obesidad
"Bariátrica & Metabólica Ibero-Americana"

Resultados ponderales de la gastroplastia tipo apollo (un abordaje multidisciplinar).

Artículos Originales Breves

Maria Teresa Serrano Muñoz

DOI: 10.53435/funj.00792

Vol. 12, Núm. 1 (2022): Abril 2022

Palabras Clave:
Gastroplastia bariátrica; resultados Apollo;

Abstract:The rising epidemic of obesity and overweight is a big issue of public health that requires individual solutions, in a high percentage of patients, the most conservatives techniques such as diet and exercise, combined or not with drugs, are offering an insufficient response to obesity healht issue and in the other hand the surgery approach is too agressive.Bariatric surgery has clearly shown its efficiency and benefits in patients with morbic obesity and type 2 obesity with comorbidities, in contrast in patients with less severe obesity ( type 1 and 2 obesity without comorbidities) the surgery approach is maybe too agressive and is ussually rejected by patients.In response to this need emerge bariatric endoscopic gastroplasty Apollo type, one of the most promising techniques in the last years.This work has the aim of assesing the performance of the endoscopic gastroplasty accompanied of a yearly multidisciplinar folow-up of the subjects that undergoes the technique and endoscopic gastroplasty is developed as a safe and effcient technique for the treatment of obesity.

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