Journal of Minimally Invasive Surgical Sciences

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Mass Surgical Treatment of Obesity and Type-2 Diabetes: Now is the Right Time

Michel Gagner 1 , *
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1 Sacre Coeur Hospital, Herbert Wertheim School of Medicine, Montreal, Canada
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  • Journal of Minimally Invasive Surgical Sciences: November 01, 2015, 4 (4); e32633
  • Published Online: October 28, 2015
  • Article Type: Editorial
  • Received: August 15, 2015
  • Accepted: August 17, 2015
  • DOI: 10.17795/minsurgery-32633

To Cite: Gagner M. Mass Surgical Treatment of Obesity and Type-2 Diabetes: Now is the Right Time, J Minim Invasive Surg Sci. 2015 ;4(4):e32633. doi: 10.17795/minsurgery-32633.

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