Effects of intragastric balloon placement in metabolic dysfunction-associated fatty liver disease: A systematic review and meta-analysis
João Remí de Freitas Júnior, Igor Braga Ribeiro, Diogo Turiani Hourneaux de Moura, Vitor Massaro Takamatsu Sagae, Gabriel Mayo Vieira de Souza, Guilherme Henrique Peixoto de Oliveira, Thiago Ferreira de Souza, Eduardo Turiani Hourneaux de Moura, Wanderley Marques Bernardo, Eduardo Guimarães Hourneaux de Moura, Serviço de Endoscopia Gastrointestinal do Hospital das Clínicas HCFMUSP, Departamento de Gastroenterologia, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, BR
Sergio A Sánchez-Luna, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Basil I. Hirschowitz Endoscopic Center of Excellence, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, United States
Cláudia Pinto Marques Souza de Oliveira, Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital das Clínicas da Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo, São Paulo 05403-010, Brazil
Author contributions: de Freitas Júnior JR and Ribeiro IB conducted data collection; de Moura DTH, Sagae VMT, de Souza GMV and de Oliveira GHP conducted data analysis and interpretation, revised the article and finally approved; Sánchez-Luna SA and de Moura ETH conducted data analysis and interpretation and revision of the article; Freitas Junior JR, Ribeiro IB, de Souza TF and de Moura EGH were responsible for analyzing and interpreting the data, drafting the article, revising the article and finally approving; de Oliveira CPMS and Bernardo WM conducted data analysis and interpretation and drafted the article .
Conflict-of-interest statement: Dr. Moura reports personal fees from Boston Scientific, personal fees from Olympus, outside the submitted work.
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Corresponding author: Igor Braga Ribeiro, MD, Doctor, Research Fellow, Surgeon, Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Unit, Hospital das Clínicas da Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo, Av. Dr Enéas de Carvalho Aguiar, 225, 6o andar, bloco 3, São Paulo 05403-010, Brazil. firstname.lastname@example.org
Received: February 14, 2021
Peer-review started: February 14, 2021
First decision: April 6, 2021
Revised: April 12, 2021
Accepted: July 2, 2021
Article in press: July 2, 2021
Published online: July 27, 2021