TITLE

Diabetes improvement after bariatric surgery is dependent on weight loss

AUTHOR(S)
KAPLAN, LEE M.; SEELEY, RANDY J.; HARRIS, JASON L.
PUB. DATE
April 2014
SOURCE
Bariatric Times;Apr2014, Vol. 11 Issue 4, pc14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the role of bariatric surgery for the treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM). Topics discussed include the gastrointestinal weight loss surgical procedures for improvement of T2DM, mechanism of action of postoperative improvement in diabetes and the effects of Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, vertical sleeve gastrectomy and biliopancreatic diversion for the improvement of T2DM.
ACCESSION #
97089761

 

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