The Institute for Clinical and Economic Review (ICER) has posted the final report Controversies in Obesity Management and an accompanying action guide to the California Technology Assessment Forum (CTAF) website. The report evaluates the evidence on the comparative clinical effectiveness and value of multiple surgical, device, and pharmacological treatment approaches for people who are overweight or obese.
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