Long-term mortality after gastric bypass surgery Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Gastric Bypass
  • Neoplasms
  • Obesity

abstract

  • Long-term total mortality after gastric bypass surgery was significantly reduced, particularly deaths from diabetes, heart disease, and cancer. However, the rate of death from causes other than disease was higher in the surgery group than in the control group.

publication date

  • August 23, 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1056/NEJMoa066603

PubMed ID

  • 17715409

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 753

end page

  • 61

volume

  • 357

number

  • 8