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14/08/18 - Research
Fracture risk after gastric bypass
The risk of bone fractures increases after a gastric bypass operation, according to researchers from the Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Sweden. The study is based on the records of 38...
13/08/18 - Research
OXYBAR study
Australian researchers have commenced a pilot study that will assess whether post-operative high flow nasal oxygen therapy (HFNO2) improves respiratory function and reduces the incidence of post-...
13/08/18 - Research
SADI conversion after LSG
Patients who underwent single anastomosis duodenoileal (SADI) bypass surgery after failed laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy reported significantly more weight loss, compared to patients who underwent...
13/08/18 - Industry
EndoBarrier US Trial
GI Dynamics has announced it has received approval of an investigational device exemption (IDE) from the FDA to begin enrolment in a pivotal trial evaluating the safety and efficacy of EndoBarrier in...
10/08/18 - Research
Obesity and peripheral artery disease
Obesity may increase the chance of developing peripheral artery disease, according to a study by researchers at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore, MD. Previous studies have...
15/08/18 - Research
Post-bariatric hypoglycaemia study
Eiger BioPharmaceuticals has completed enrolment of the Phase 2 PREVENT study - a multi-centre, placebo-controlled study investigating the safety and durability of effect of subcutaneous (SC)...
15/08/18 - Research
Obesity and diabetes
Researchers at Baylor College of Medicine are exploring alternative ways to control obesity and type 2 diabetes that may involve the use of therapies that would complement the current efforts to...
15/08/18 - Research
Bariatric surgery and cancer
An analysis examining the impact of bariatric surgery on cancer has indicated that bariatric surgery may affect an individual's risk of developing cancer, although the researchers note that...

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