Effects of Weight Loss with Bariatric Surgery on Platelet Count and Volume

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Ilhan M., KARAMAN Ö., Yasin A. I., TURGUT S., TAŞAN E.

BEZMIALEM SCIENCE, vol.6, no.3, pp.168-171, 2018 (ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 6 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.14235/bs.2017.1781
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.168-171
  • Bezmialem Vakıf University Affiliated: Yes


Objective: Obesity is a chronic metabolic disorder that leads to the increased risk of cardiovascular diseases. This study aims to investigate the effect of weight loss on the platelet count and volume, which is associated with cardiovascular diseases.