Weight loss Surgery could enhance Result of Replacements

March 29, 2015 10:44 AM

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Investigator Dr. Emily Dodwell of Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) at New York said that the team seen progress pattern of obese patients with BMI above 40, who also required hip or knee Replacement Procedures. Weight loss surgery Just before knee hip replacing procedures yields better results for obese patients, according to two studies presented at the 2015 Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons in Las Vegas. Severely overweight patients are recommended to undergo bariatric or weight-loss surgery. A new study has found lower risk of serious asthma flare-ups among patients who underwent weight-loss surgery.

Investigator Dr. Emily Dodwell of Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) at New York said that the team seen progress pattern of obese patients with BMI above 40, who also required hip or knee Replacement Procedures.

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