The guidelines for body contouring reconstructive surgery present an evidence-based guide for management of redundant tissue after massive weight loss. A standardised referral pathway to ensure safe and equitable patient care on the National Health Service (NHS) throughout England is recommended. A database of all patients for research purposes is suggested.
Keywords: Body contouring surgery; National guidance; National guidelines; Post bariatric surgery; Surgery after massive weight loss.
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