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Nutrition Care in Bariatric Surgery

NCBS: Diet Progression (2008)

Diet Progression in Bariatric Surgery

  • Assessment
    Is there a specific diet progression which includes the amount, type, consistency, and frequency of food and fluid intake post-weight loss surgery that is associated with weight loss outcomes and/or complications?
    • Conclusion

      No adequately powered studies were found to answer this question. Research is needed to address this question.

    • Grade: V
      • Grade I means there is Good/Strong evidence supporting the statement;
      • Grade II is Fair;
      • Grade III is Limited/Weak;
      • Grade IV is Expert Opinion Only;
      • Grade V is Not Assignable.
    • Search Plan and Results: Diet Progression after surgery