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The LAP-BAND Solution: A Partnership for Weight Loss

The LAP-BAND Solution: A Partnership for Weight Loss (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 2nd edition)

By O'Brien, Paul

We need a solution to obesity. Diets, exercise programs, tablets and behavioural changes have not stopped the rise in weight in spite of huge spending, Older surgical treatments, such as stomach stapling or bypass, are not acceptable to most obese people because of their risks an...d complexities. The LAP-BAND is a potential solution for the community. The LAP-BAND is an adjustable band that is placed around the very top of the stomach by keyhole surgery. It is very safe, requires minimal change to the body, and can be done as day surgery.
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ISBN 9780522858853
Published AU 1 May 2011
Publisher Melbourne University Press
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, 2nd edition
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ISBN-13 9780522858853
Stock Out of stock
Status Availability and pricing is uncertain (no recent updates from publisher)
Publisher Melbourne University Press
Imprint Melbourne University Press
Published 1 May 2011
Publication Country Australia Australia
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, 2nd edition
Edition 2nd edition
Author(s) By O'Brien, Paul
Category Specific Disorders & Therapies
Fitness & Diet
Australian
Number of Pages 288
Dimensions Width: 153mm
Height: 234mm
Spine: 15mm
Dewey Code 616.8526
Weight 454g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Fitness & Diet
ONIX Text General/trade

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