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Obesity Surgery - Who Should Get Priority?

2015 25 Sep

According to new research published in The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology, obese patients with type 2 diabetes, especially those with recent disease onset, should be prioritised for obesity surgery over those without type 2 diabetes.  Most healthcare systems typically prioritise obesity surgery on the basis of a person's BMI. Those with the highest... Read more