Research Article

Obesity Surgery in Spain

Aniceto Baltasar*

Published: 04/28/2020 | Volume 4 - Issue 1 | Pages: 013-021

Overview

Obesity or bariatric surgery, from the Greek bari = weight and iatrein = cure) treats obesity and began in Spain in 1972. Its greatest development occurs after the foundation of SECO (Spanish Society of Obesity Surgery) in 1997. The purpose of this work is to reflect the changes that have occurred in these 47 years.

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