Morbid obesity in South Africa: considerations and solutions

  • J A Dave University of Cape Town

Abstract

The global obesity epidemic has not spared South Africa, making it relevant to report results of metabolic surgery performed in South Africa. In this issue the outcomes of a single surgeon experience in the private sector with laparoscopic gastric banding is presented.1

Author Biography

J A Dave, University of Cape Town

Division of Endocrinology, Groote Schuur Hospital, University of Cape Town, South Africa

Published
2020-10-19
How to Cite
Dave, J. (2020). Morbid obesity in South Africa: considerations and solutions. South African Journal of Surgery, 58(3), 110-112. Retrieved from http://sajs.redbricklibrary.com/index.php/sajs/article/view/3397
Section
Editorial