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ISRN Obesity
Volume 2013, Article ID 796454, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/796454
Clinical Study

Pulmonary Function after Weight Loss in Obese Women Undergoing Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass: One-Year Followup

1Post Graduation Program of Physiotherapy of Federal University of São Carlos (UFSCar), Rod. Washington Luís, km 235, São Carlos, SP, Brazil
2Meridional Hospital, Av. São Joao Batista, n 200, Cariacica, ES, Brazil
3Post Graduation Program of Physiotherapy of Methodist University of Piracicaba (UNIMEP), Rod. do Açúcar, km 156, Piracicaba, SP, Brazil
4Post Graduation Program of Physiotherapy of Nove de Julho University (UNINOVE), Av. Dr. Adolpho Pinto, n 109, Barra Funda, São Paulo, SP, Brazil

Received 27 December 2012; Accepted 14 January 2013

Academic Editors: P. Chase, J. J. Gleysteen, and M. Hannon-Fletcher

Copyright © 2013 Marcela Cangussu Barbalho-Moulim 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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