Study finds insulin, beta-cell benefits in LAGB, RYGB surgeries

12/4/2012 | Healio

Insulin-resistant patients who had laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding or Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgeries attained significant improvements in body weight, insulin sensitivity and beta-cell function, according to researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. The findings were published in the Journal of Clinical Investigation.

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