Search for dissertations about: "Anders Sylvan"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Anders Sylvan.

  1. 1. Jejunoileal bypass for morbid obesity studies of the long-term effects

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå Universitet

    Author : Anders Sylvan; Umeå universitet.; [1995]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Jejunoileal bypass; Obesity; Surgery; Liver biopsy; Fibrinolytic system; Colonoscopy; Flow cytometry; Cancer risk;

    Abstract : This study was aimed at investigating adverse and beneficial long-term effects of jejunoileal bypass (JIB) sugery in obese patients. The JIB was the first widly used surgical procedure for treatment of morbid obesity. The weight loss was remarkable, but the procedure was declared not appropiate for obesity surgery in the late 1970's. READ MORE