Effectiveness of surgical weight loss on the remission of type 2 diabetes mellitus: A systematic review.

@article{Merrill2011EffectivenessOS,
  title={Effectiveness of surgical weight loss on the remission of type 2 diabetes mellitus: A systematic review.},
  author={April Merrill and Susie Jones},
  journal={JBI library of systematic reviews},
  year={2011},
  volume={9 16 Suppl},
  pages={
          1-10
        }
}
BACKGROUND: Purposeful weight loss resulting in loss of excess body fat contributes to enhanced health outcomes such as lower blood pressure, lower cholesterol, reduced blood glucose levels, and reduced mortality. REVIEW OBJECTIVE: To synthesize the best available evidence regarding the effectiveness of surgical weight loss procedures on the remission of… CONTINUE READING