The findings were published in Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases (2017;13:632-6), the journal of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
Doctors should consider bariatric surgery
as the treatment of choice for NAFLD in severely obese patients,' said Michel Murr, a professor of surgery at University of South Florida-Tampa.
USA], Jan 8 ( ANI ): Bariatric surgery
, when performed in adolescence, significant improves cardiovascular disease risk factors later in life, according to a study.
Many clinicians are hesitant to consider bariatric surgery
in the mentally-ill population due to the assumption that they will not fare well.
The important thing is to stay in communication with and report any side effects or concerns to someone familiar with you and the challenges of bariatric surgery
Primary care providers (PCPs) play a critical role both before and after surgery in the care of their patients who choose bariatric surgery
Tuesday's guidelines examined 11 studies that tracked diabetes patients randomly assigned to bariatric surgery
or regular care.
reduces the size of the stomach with a gastric band or through removal of a portion of the stomach.
Add this to the concern that bariatric surgery
has been associated with an increase in suicides (2.
Although the natural history of psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis is typically chronic, the majority of patients experience improvement after bariatric surgery
Mental health problems are common among both morbidly obese adults and patients undergoing bariatric surgery
and a recent meta-analysis of 30 studies found that suicide risk was four times higher among patients undergoing bariatric surgery
than in the general population.
Nearly 200,000 Americans had weight-loss surgery in 2014, according to the American Society % for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery