Although the surgery of the obesity reports numerous benefits with minimum percentage of risk, all the people are not apt to be realised it. The doctor will have to put under the patient to numerous controls before indicating the operation and determining if is physical preparation and psychologically. These are only some of the more important criteria of diagnosis. Those patients are candidates to surgery all who duplicate their ideal weight or have an overweight of at least 45 kilos. The IMC must at least be of 40kg/m2 or of 35kg/m2 if associate diseases exist that make still more be in danger the life of the obese one and the operation has an urgent character of .
Some of these complications are the arterial hypertension, diabetes type II, apneas of the dream, problems in joints because of the great corporal weight, among others. The doctor will have to analyze if the benefits surpass widely to the risks before making the decision to operate, since all the patients are not in optimal conditions like facing surgical procedure. The rate of mortality in patients with obesity does not surpass 1% and in the cases of extreme morbid obesity, they can arrive at 2%. He is not advisable to practice these surgeries to minors of 18 years or majors of 65, although sometimes this concept can vary, in agreement with the prescription of the tratante doctor. The person must less than have realised previously conventional treatments (nutritional plan and exercise, pharmacological treatment, etc.) and to have returned to the initial weight in a year.
The rate of failures with this type of treatments surpasses to 95%, the total of the patients with obesity has been put under several types of diets and treatments to become thin and almost has failed throughout their lives. That small percentage of successes would not have to be put under surgery if they can maintain the disease under control, for that reason is important that it is trying it to the patient previously. It is important to know if the patient is preparation psychologically to operate. Any operation of this type requires of will force and a change of habits to obtain better results, the patient must understand these points before being put under surgery. If You think that you can be candidate to surgery, but not yet knows which of the surgeries baritrica is the best one for you, Our multidisciplinary equipment has developed a tool that can help it so that it makes the best decision. You can use our electronic consultation is gratuitous and confidential.