Clinical Trials for Obesity
Clinical trials are research studies that evaluate a new medical approach, device, drug, or other treatment. As a Stanford Health Care patient, you may have access to the latest, advanced clinical trials.
Open trials refer to studies currently accepting participants. Closed trials are not currently enrolling, but may open in the future.
Bariatric Surgery & Medical Weight LossLearn about Stanford Bariatric Surgery Clinic, its bariatric surgery or weight loss surgery, the only option that effectively treats severe obesity in people for whom more conservative measures have failed.
Obesity: Having excess body fat that is considered unhealthy for a person’s stature is called obesity and increases the risk of diabetes, heart disease, stroke, arthritis, and..
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