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Assessment of Obesity-Related Comorbidities Scale (AORC) of Ali for a Patient with Morbid Obesity

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Ali et al developed the Assessment of Obesity-Related Comorbidities Scale (AORC) to evaluate a morbidly obese patient undergoing bariatric surgery. This can be used to evaluate the patient before and after surgery. The authors are from the University of California at Davis in Sacramento, California.

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