Health benefits of gastric bypass surgery after 6 years Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Gastric Bypass
  • Health Status
  • Obesity

abstract

  • Among severely obese patients, compared with nonsurgical control patients, the use of RYGB surgery was associated with higher rates of diabetes remission and lower risk of cardiovascular and other health outcomes over 6 years.

publication date

  • September 12, 2012

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3744888

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1001/2012.jama.11164

PubMed ID

  • 22990271

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1122

end page

  • 31

volume

  • 308

number

  • 11