Drs. Neely Williams and David Arterburn talk about how important patient involvement is to the PCORnet Bariatric Study.
Kaiser Permanente Share profiles KPWHRI senior investigator, who also researches shared decision making
Largest long-term national study of bariatric surgery, comparing 3 most common operations, is among first PCORnet® results
Obese people with diabetes had fewer deaths in 5 years after bariatric surgery vs. usual care, in large, long-term study
Severe obesity affects 4 to 6 million U.S. adolescents. Kaiser Permanente researchers are exploring solutions to this major problem.
Large, long-term study finds half as much nerve, kidney, and eye disease after bariatric surgery than with usual care.
But longer follow-up is needed to compare sleeve vs. bypass, says Dr. Arterburn, who wrote a JAMA editorial with Dr. Gupta