Comment on: Cohen et al. Effects of Gastric Bypass Surgery in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes and Only Mild Obesity. Diabetes Care 2012;35: 1420-1428

April 2013
Diabetes Care;Apr20123, Vol. 36 Issue 4, pe58
Academic Journal
The author presents a commentary on an observational study of patients with type 2 diabetes and only mild obesity who were followed for six years after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (LRYGB) surgery. The author clarifies several items about the study, including the difference between the standard LRYGB and the LRYGB procedure used by the authors. The author highlights the inclusion of patients with very short observation times.


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