Published in Obesity and Diabetes Week, January 30th, 2006
According to recent research from the United States, "Type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) has a very strong association with obesity. The aim of our study was to analyze the effects of Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) surgery on the glucose metabolism in morbidly obese patients with T2DM."
A. Torquati and colleagues at Vanderbilt University explained, "Morbidly obese patients (n=117) with T2DM underwent measurements of fasting serum glucose and glycosylated hemoglobin (HbA1C ) at baseline, 6 months, and 12 months after...
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