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Sleeve gastrectomy with liver transplantation improves outcomes for obesity

February 22, 2018
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Bariatric surgery outperforms abdominoplasty for glycemic control in type 2 diabetes

February 15, 2018
Adults with type 2 diabetes who underwent abdominoplasty to reduce subcutaneous adipose tissue experienced small improvements in glycemic control, but those who…
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Bariatric surgery yields greater metabolic benefits than intensive medical therapy

February 12, 2018
Adults with type 2 diabetes and obesity assigned to Roux-en-Y gastric bypass were more likely to experience improvements in HbA1c and fasting plasma glucose as well as…

Society adds intragastric balloon to approved devices

February 10, 2018
The American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery has added the intragastric balloon to its list of approved devices and procedures, following an extensive review…
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