Patient decision aids are tools that help patients, care-givers and families become involved in decision making around difficult health care issues. They are designed to complement, rather than replace, the advice given by a health care practitioner.Got It, Hide this
This patient decision aid helps obese adults whom lifestyle changes have not helped lose enough weight decide on whether or not to have weight-loss surgery by comparing the benefits, risks, and side effects of both options.
Obesity, restrictive surgery, malabsorptive surgery, BMI, healthy eating, exercise, prescription drugs
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Rated on: 7/11/2017 3:31:57 PM
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