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From: Weight loss required by the severely obese to achieve clinically important differences in health-related quality of life: two-year prospective cohort study

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Proportion of patients achieving MCIDs. PCS MCID = 5 points; MCS MCID = 5 points, EQ-Index MCID = 0.03 points; EQ-VAS MCID = 10 points; IWQOL-Lite Total Score MCID = 12 points. EQ-index, EQ-5D questionnaire index score; EQ-VAS, EQ-5D visual analog scale; IWQOL-Lite, Impact of Weight on Quality of Life - Lite questionnaire; MCS, Short Form-12 questionnaire mental component summary score; PCS, Short Form-12 questionnaire physical component summary score. *P <0.05 versus wait-listed.

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