Since the first Roux-en-Y gastric bypass was described by Wittgrove et al. in 1994,55 laparoscopic bariatric surgery has been a rapidly evolving field. LAGB, vertical-banded gastroplasty, biliopancreatic diversion, and Roux-en-Y gastric bypass are technically challenging operations that require advanced laparoscopic surgery skills. Yet, the safety and feasibility of these procedures in the hands of qualified surgeons have been validated.32,56-62 LAGB is a less technically demanding procedure compared with other laparoscopic procedures, and it has gained widespread adoption outside the U.S.63,64 Most centers offer the laparoscopic approach for most uncomplicated candidates.
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Virtual Gastric Band Hypnosis Audio Programm that teaches your mind to use only the right amount of food to keep you slim. The Virtual Gastric Band is applied using mind management techniques, giving you the experience of undergoing surgery to install a virtual gastric band or virtual lap-band, creating a small pouch at the top of the stomach which limits how much food can be eaten. Once installed, the Virtual Gastric Band creates the sensation of having a smaller stomach that is easily filled and satisfied with smaller amounts of food.