Professor Bu Yeap

Institute: University of Western Australia
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Current Project

Muscle mass, physical activity and cardiovascular health following bariatric surgery

Improvements in metabolic outcomes vary, and the impact of bariatric surgery on the health of arteries and ultimately the risk of heart disease and stroke are not well understood. 

It is hypothesised that men and women undergoing a weight reduction procedure (sleeve gastrectomy) who preserve lean (muscle) mass and have higher levels of…

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