Published in Obesity and Diabetes Week, April 13th, 2009
"We studied changes in lipid parameters glucose, insulin, and insulin resistance (IR) before biliopancreatic diversion and 3, 6, 12, 18, and 24 months after surgery, in 115 obese patients divided in two groups: diabetics (DM) and nondiabetics (non-DM). In both groups, all parameters significantly decreased at 3 months; however, high-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels (HDL-c) and total cholesterol (TC) to HDL-c...
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