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Resting metabolic rate and weight loss after bariatric surgery

R. de Cleva et al.
Used Parameters : FFM

Publication Year : 2018

Country : Brazil

Journal : Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases

Background There is an increased interest in understanding how variation in body composition (BC) and energy expenditure is related to successful weight loss after surgery. It has been suggested that low resting metabolic rate (RMR) could be associated with poor weight loss. Objectives To determine the relation among changes in BC, RMR, and weight loss after bariatric surgery. Setting University tertiary care hospital, Brazil. Methods A cohort of 45 patients submitted to bariatric surgery was prospectively studied. BC was evaluated by …
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