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Country of origin and bariatric surgery in Sweden during 2001-2010.

Memarian, Ensieh LU ; Sundquist, Kristina LU ; Calling, Susanna LU ; Sundquist, Jan LU and Li, Xinjun LU (2015) In Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases 11(6). p.1332-1341
Abstract
The prevalence of obesity, as well as use of bariatric surgery, has increased worldwide. The aim of the present study was to investigate the potential differences in the use of bariatric surgery among Swedes and immigrants in Sweden and whether the hypothesized differences remain after adjustment for socioeconomic factors.
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1332 - 1341
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1550-7289
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10.1016/j.soard.2015.03.014
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  abstract     = {The prevalence of obesity, as well as use of bariatric surgery, has increased worldwide. The aim of the present study was to investigate the potential differences in the use of bariatric surgery among Swedes and immigrants in Sweden and whether the hypothesized differences remain after adjustment for socioeconomic factors.},
  author       = {Memarian, Ensieh and Sundquist, Kristina and Calling, Susanna and Sundquist, Jan and Li, Xinjun},
  issn         = {1550-7289},
  language     = {eng},
  number       = {6},
  pages        = {1332--1341},
  publisher    = {Elsevier},
  series       = {Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases},
  title        = {Country of origin and bariatric surgery in Sweden during 2001-2010.},
  url          = {http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.soard.2015.03.014},
  volume       = {11},
  year         = {2015},
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