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Patients with obesity show riskier decision making

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May 15, 2017

AUTHORS:

Rotge JY, Poitou C, Fossati P, Aron-Wisnewsky J, Oppert JM.

BACKGROUND:

There is evidence that obesity is associated with impairments in executive functions, such as deficits in decision-making, planning or problem solving, which might interfere with weight loss in obese individuals. We performed a systematic review and meta-analysis of decision-making abilities, as measured with the Iowa gambling task (IGT), in obesity without eating disorders.

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