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This study is a prospective single-arm, multicenter study to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of the TOGA® Procedure for the treatment of morbid obesity.
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment
ULB (Universite Libre de Bruxelles) - Erasme Hospital
Enrolling by invitation
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:15:56-0400
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