Roman Turro from Centro Medico Teknon: Studying Incisionless Surgical Platform for Obesity

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As obesity becomes a growing problem, doctors are turning to weight loss surgeries to help their patients return to a healthy quality of life. Work is being done to make these procedures as non-invasive as possible to help with the recovery and postoperative times.

As obesity becomes a growing problem, doctors are turning to weight loss surgeries to help their patients return to a healthy quality of life. Work is being done to make these procedures as non-invasive as possible to help with the recovery and postoperative times.

Roman Turro, MD, from the Centro Medico Teknon in Barcelona, Spain discussed the results of a study using this new platform compared to diet and exercise alone. Turro discussed the study during the annual Digestive Disease Week (DDW) 2016 in San Diego, California.

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