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Journal of Obesity
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 108507, 4 pages
Endoscopic Revision (StomaphyX) versus Formal Surgical Revision (Gastric Bypass) for Failed Vertical Band Gastroplasty
1Department of Surgery, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada T6G 2B7
2Department of Surgery, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
3Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada T6G 2B7
4Center for the Advancement of Minimally Invasive Surgery (CAMIS), Community Services Center, Royal Alexandra Hospital, Room 405, 10240 Kingsway, Edmonton, AB, Canada T5H 3V9
Received 30 September 2012; Revised 4 December 2012; Accepted 18 December 2012
Academic Editor: Francesco Saverio Papadia
Copyright © 2013 Johan Bolton et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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