Published in Cardiovascular Week, October 1st, 2007
"Severely obese patients (n = 42, BMI = 45.7 +/- 5.3 kg/m(2)) underwent clinical examination and blood sampling for measurement of PYY, plasma lipids, oral glucose tolerance testing and assessment of insulin secretion (HOMA-%B) and action (HOMA-R, QUICKI) before and during 12 months following gastric banding. Comparisons were made at each time point of the study as well as...
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