Laparoscopic Versus Open Gastric Bypass

Ninh T. Nguyen, Bruce M. Wolfe

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Laparoscopic bypass has become a common approach for the treatment of morbid obesity. This article compares the results of laparoscopic gastric bypass with that of open gastric bypass based on published data from prospective series, comparative studies, and randomized clinical trials.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)86-93
Number of pages8
JournalSurgical Innovation
Issue number2
StatePublished - Jun 2002


  • Gastric bypass
  • Laparoscopy
  • Morbid obesity

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery


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