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23/05/17 - Research
Weight loss post-RYGB
Certain patient factors can determine whether weight loss after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) surgery is successful, according to the authors from the Department of Surgery and Department of...
17/05/17 - Research
Medicare beneficiaries and LAGB
Among Medicare beneficiaries undergoing laparoscopic adjustable gastric band (LAGB) surgery, re-operation was common, costly, and varied widely across hospital referral regions, according to a study...
17/05/17 - Research
‘Healthy' obese
Research presented at this year's European Congress on Obesity (ECO) in Porto, Portugal, has revealed that so called 'metabolically healthy' obese people are still at higher risk of cardiovascular...
17/05/17 - Research
Bariatric surgery and alcohol
One in five patients who undergo Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) is likely to develop problems with alcohol, with symptoms sometimes not appearing until years after their surgery, according to one of...
17/05/17 - Research
Tamoxifen
Tamoxifen, a selective oestrogen receptor modulator, prevents obesity, fatty liver, and insulin resistance in female mice who were fed a high-fat diet and whose ovaries had been removed, according to...
23/05/17 - Research
Surgery and heart failure risk
Bariatric surgery reduces the long-term risk of heart failure by more than half in obese patients without a history of heart disease or stroke, according to a study published by researchers from...
23/05/17 - Research
Revita-2 study
Fractyl Laboratories has announced that the first patient in Europe has been treated as part of a clinical trial called Revita-2. The trial is designed to evaluate the safety and efficacy of the...
23/05/17 - Research
Bariatric surgery and colorectal cancer
A study led by researchers in Sweden that patients who has bariatric surgery were more likely to die from rectal cancer, compared to colon cancer. The investigators from Karolinska Institutet,...

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