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Journal of Obesity
Volume 2012, Article ID 878371, 6 pages
Review Article

Candidates for Bariatric Surgery: Morbidly Obese Patients with Pulmonary Dysfunction

1Department of Internal Medicine, E-Da Hospital, I-Shou University, Kaohsiung 824, Taiwan
2Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei 100, Taiwan

Received 29 November 2011; Accepted 26 March 2012

Academic Editor: Natan Zundel

Copyright © 2012 Yu-Feng Wei and Huey-Dong Wu. 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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