An overview of novel endoscopic weight loss strategies that can bridge an important treatment gap between less invasive, less effective therapies and more invasive, more effective approaches. Treating obesity is NOT straightforward, but these techniques can help kickstart the process. There are options for both patients who have never had any bariatric surgery in the past and those who have regained weight after gastric bypass.
01:11 Point 1: Treating obesity requires a multidisciplinary approach
01:54 Point 2: The role for endoscopic weight loss
03:06 Point 3: The treatment options
05:05 Point 4: Weight regain after gastric bypass
05:44 Point 5: Future therapies
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*No device brands were mentioned in this video.
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