TITLE

Bariatric surgery challenges the perception of type 2 diabetes as a chronic condition

PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
Cardiology Today;Jul2009, Vol. 12 Issue 7, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Francesco A. Rubino, chief of gastrointestinal metabolic surgery at Weill Cornell Medical College and head of the Diabetes Surgery Center at New York Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical College, has argued for a change in the criteria for bariatric surgery which would allow more overweight people to undergo the procedure.
ACCESSION #
42515401

 

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