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04/07/16 - Policy
Children’s digestive health
A report investigating the current state of digestive health in children has revealed alarming trends in disease incidence and inequalities in the provision of digestive healthcare services for...
04/07/16 - Research
Post-op hypoglycaemia
Positive results of a study evaluating subcutaneously administered exendin (9-39) in post-bariatric surgical patients who experience dangerously low, postprandial blood glucose levels (hypoglycaemia...
04/07/16 - Research
US EndoBarrier trial
GI Dynamics has announced the final results of the ENDO Trial, the EndoBarrier US pivotal clinical trial. Principal investigator, Dr Lee Kaplan, presented the results at the American Diabetes...
04/07/16 - Research
Weight loss drugs
In an analysis that included nearly 30,000 overweight or obese adults, comparing with placebo, orlistat, lorcaserin, naltrexone-bupropion, phentermine-topiramate, and liraglutide were each associated...
04/07/16 - Research
Eating habits and surgery
Research from the Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Adelaide, Australia, has revealed that some types of bariatric surgery can have short to medium-term success in changing people's eating...
27/04/17 - Policy
Postprandial hyperinsulinemia hypoglycaemia
American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) has issued a Position statement on postprandial hyperinsulinemia hypoglycaemia after bariatric surgery for the purpose of enhancing...
27/04/17 - Research
Centers of Excellence outcomes
There is widespread variation in post-operative outcomes among bariatric centres of excellence in the US, according to a study published by researchers from the University of Michigan. The...
27/04/17 - Industry
Robotic hernia repair
TransEnterix has expanded the clinical adoption of the Senhance Robotic Surgical System to include a full range of hernia repair surgeries. Hernia repairs represent one of the largest procedural...

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