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Ontario Bariatric Network (OBN)

Official Title

Ontario Bariatric Network Referral Portal and Registry

Status

Ongoing

Overview

To assist in developing evidence-based information regarding the risks and benefits of surgical and non-surgical treatments of obesity. The Bariatric Registry Project is comprised of 2 distinct and separate components: 1) the Referral Portal/System and 2) Registry Database. The Bariatric Registry is funded by the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC).

Study Design

Registry

Number of Patients

33000

Number of Sites

12

Number of Countries

1

Study Period

2010–2018

Principal Investigator

Mehran Anvari

Program Manager

Tara McCready

Research Coordinator

Wanna Fong

Collaborators

Centre for Surgical Invention and Innovation (Csii)

For more information, please visit http://www.ontariobariatricnetwork.ca/