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Disease or Condition
Bariatrics Outcomes Database (BOLD) (Weight Loss)
This is a data collection and outcomes study of patients who undergo weight loss surgery.
Patients who have signed an approved informed consent document.
Patients which undergo bariatric surgery performed by a surgeon who has received Full Approval or Provisional Status designation in the American Society for Bariatric Surgery (ASBS) Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence program, or by a surgeon who is a Fellow of the American Society for Bariatric Surgery.
Patients who have not provided informed consent will be excluded.
Patients who do not undergo bariatric surgery will be excluded.