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Treating diabetes with bariatric surgery

BMJ 2013; 346 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.f3710 (Published 12 June 2013) Cite this as: BMJ 2013;346:f3710

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A randomised trial has confirmed that bariatric surgery can improve glycaemic control for adults with type 2 diabetes and moderate obesity, at least in the short term. Among 120 participants on an intensive and widely accepted weight loss programme, the 60 people who …

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