Metabolic syndrome after bariatric surgery. Results depending on the technique performed.

@article{GraciaSolanas2011MetabolicSA,
  title={Metabolic syndrome after bariatric surgery. Results depending on the technique performed.},
  author={Jose Antonio Gracia-Solanas and Manuela El{\'i}a and Vicente M Aguilella and Jos{\'e} Manuel Ram{\'i}rez and Jorge Trabal Martinez and M A Bielsa and M. Galindo Mart{\'i}nez},
  journal={Obesity surgery},
  year={2011},
  volume={21 2},
  pages={179-85}
}
BACKGROUND There is a lack of long-term studies for metabolic syndrome after bariatric surgery. Our aim is to show the evolution of the parameters that define the metabolic syndrome after bariatric surgery, up to 10 years of follow-up, in order to clarify what technique gets better results with fewer complications. METHODS The IDF definition of the metabolic syndrome was used for this study. One hundred twenty-five morbid obese and superobese patients underwent vertical banded gastroplasty… CONTINUE READING