Bariatric surgery and T2DM improvement mechanisms: a mathematical model

Abstract

Consensus exists that several bariatric surgery procedures produce a rapid improvement of glucose homeostasis in obese diabetic patients, improvement apparently uncorrelated with the degree of eventual weight loss after surgery. Several hypotheses have been suggested to account for these results: among these, the anti-incretin, the ghrelin and the lower… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1742-4682-9-16

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