Bariatric surgery, lifestyle interventions and orlistat for severe obesity: the REBALANCE mixed-methods systematic review and economic evaluation
- NIHR Journals Library - Health Technology Assessment
- NIHR Journals Library – Health Technology Assessment
- Publication date:
- 04 December 2018
Weight management programmes generally cost less than £20,000/QALY and bariatric surgery, though costly, was the most effective and cost-effective strategy over a 30-year time horizon.