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Antidiabetic effects of gastric banding surgery in morbidly obese patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus

Yu-Jeng Kim et al.
Used Parameters : FFM, BFM, PBF, WHR, VFA, Obesity degree

Publication Year : 2017

Country : Korea

Journal : Clinical Nutrition Research

This study was performed to investigate the effect of gastric banding surgery on the improvement of glycated hemoglobin (HbA 1c) of morbidly obese (MO) patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) with the consideration that obesity was associated with insulin resistance and T2DM. We retrospectively reviewed the medical records of 38 MO with T2DM patients and 50 MO patients. Pre-surgery and post-surgery data were analyzed a year later. The medical data from these patients, including sex, age, height, weight, body composition …
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