Commonwealth of Massachusetts Betsy Lehman Center for Patient Safety andMedical Error Reduction Expert Panel on Weight Loss Surgery: Executive Report

Obes Res. 2005 Feb;13(2):205-26. doi: 10.1038/oby.2005.30.

Publication types

  • Guideline
  • Practice Guideline

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Anesthesia / methods
  • Biliopancreatic Diversion / adverse effects
  • Biliopancreatic Diversion / methods
  • Child
  • Clinical Competence
  • Credentialing
  • Digestive System Surgical Procedures / adverse effects*
  • Digestive System Surgical Procedures / economics
  • Digestive System Surgical Procedures / mortality
  • Evidence-Based Medicine
  • Female
  • Forms and Records Control
  • Gastric Bypass / adverse effects
  • Gastroplasty / adverse effects
  • Humans
  • Informed Consent
  • Laparoscopy
  • MEDLINE
  • Massachusetts
  • Medical Errors / prevention & control
  • Nursing Care
  • Obesity / surgery*
  • Patient Education as Topic
  • Patient Selection
  • Postoperative Care
  • Postoperative Complications
  • Preoperative Care
  • Reimbursement Mechanisms
  • Risk Factors
  • Safety
  • Weight Loss*