menu ☰
menu ˟

[Comment] Bariatric surgery—which procedure is the optimal choice?

06 Mar 2019

Bariatric surgery was originally designed to promote weight loss.1 Nowadays, bariatric surgery is often called metabolic surgery because the procedures, beyond weight loss, improve glycaemia, metabolic syndrome, and non-alcoholic liver disease, and decrease risk of cardiovascular disease more effectively than any pharmacological or lifestyle approach.2,3

Click here to view the full article which appeared in The Lancet