OBESITY SURGERY, vol.27, no.6, pp.1524-1528, 2017 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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Obesity, Pulmonary function test, Saturation, Perioperative, Complication, GASTRIC BYPASS, BARIATRIC SURGERY, MORBID-OBESITY, SMOKING
The increasing prevalence of obesity in worldwide is one of the most serious chronic public health problems and is considered to be a global epidemic. Bariatric surgical procedures have also been applied more often with increased prevalence of obesity. As a result, the incidence of surgical complications has increased. Preoperative evaluation is quite important for these patients.