BARIATRIC SURGERY What new patients need to know about weight reduction surgery at the University of Virginia. Normal anatomy of abdomen Food normally goes from your stomach into the small intestine, then into the large intestine. Laparoscopic surgery
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Present weight – IBW (ideal body wt)
= Excess weight X 50%
= Amount of potential weight loss
230 X 50% = - 115 potential wt.loss
= 245 new weight
How do you keep the weight off?Make a lifestyle change for the rest of your life.Become physically active.Change your eating habits and make healthier food choices.Set goals at each post-op visit.Remember-YOU DETERMINE YOUR SUCCESS
Then you will advance to Stage II, if you have no problems.
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