The psychological profile of bariatric patients with and without type 2 diabetes: baseline results of the longitudinal GASMITO-PSYC study.

@article{Wimmelmann2015ThePP,
  title={The psychological profile of bariatric patients with and without type 2 diabetes: baseline results of the longitudinal GASMITO-PSYC study.},
  author={Cathrine Lawaetz Wimmelmann and Evelyn Smith and Michael Taulo Lund and Merethe S Hansen and Flemming Dela and Erik Lykke Mortensen},
  journal={Surgery for obesity and related diseases : official journal of the American Society for Bariatric Surgery},
  year={2015},
  volume={11 2},
  pages={412-8}
}
BACKGROUND Some bariatric patients are referred for surgery with a diagnosis of type 2 diabetes while others are referred without co-morbid diabetes, but psychological differences between patients with and without type 2 diabetes undergoing bariatric surgery have not yet been investigated. The objective of this study was to present the baseline results of the longitudinal GASMITO-PSYC study, and to evaluate the psychological differences between bariatric patients with and without type 2… CONTINUE READING