Bariatric surgery, lifestyle interventions and orlistat for severe obesity: the REBALANCE mixed-methods systematic review and economic evaluation

Source:
NIHR Journals Library - Health Technology Assessment
Publisher:
NIHR Journals Library – Health Technology Assessment
Publication date:
04 December 2018

Abstract

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.