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Obesity Surgery

, Volume 26, Issue 9, pp 2221–2222 | Cite as

Effect of Vagal Nerve Blockade on Moderate Obesity with an Obesity-Related Comorbid Condition: the ReCharge Study

  • Radwan KassirEmail author
  • Jean-Claude Barthelemy
  • Frederic Roche
  • Jean Luc Perrot
  • Olivier Tiffet
Letter to the Editor

Keywords

Obesity Autonomic Nervous System Motor System Moderate Obesity Vagus Nerve Stimulation 
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Notes

Compliance with Ethical Standards

Conflict of Interest

The authors declare that they have no conflicts of interests.

Statement of Informed Consent

Informed consent was obtained from all individual participants included in the study.

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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2016

Authors and Affiliations

  • Radwan Kassir
    • 1
    • 2
    Email author
  • Jean-Claude Barthelemy
    • 2
  • Frederic Roche
    • 2
  • Jean Luc Perrot
    • 2
  • Olivier Tiffet
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of General Surgery, CHU Nord HospitalJean Monnet UniversitySaint EtienneFrance
  2. 2.Laboratory of Autonomic Nervous System Activity, EA407, CHU HospitalJean Monnet UniversitySaint EtienneFrance

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