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Bariatric surgery keeps weight off in long term

– Weight loss persisted for 10 years with Roux-en-Y gastric bypass in Dr. Arterburn’s large multisite study of veterans.

Weight loss persisted for 10 years with Roux-en-Y gastric bypass in Dr. Arterburn’s large multisite study of veterans by David Arterburn, MD, MPH, senior investigator at Group He…
https://www.kpwashingtonresearch.org/news-and-events/blog/2016/aug/bariatric-surgery-keeps-weight-long-term/

Gastric bypass surgery beats intensive lifestyle and medical intervention for diabetes

– Dr. David Arterburn reflects on CROSSROADS randomized controlled trial of Group Health patients with obesity and type 2 diabetes.

Dr. David Arterburn reflects on CROSSROADS randomized controlled trial of Group Health patients with obesity and type 2 diabetes by David Arterburn, MD, MPH, a senior investigato…
https://www.kpwashingtonresearch.org/news-and-events/blog/2016/april/gastric-bypass-surgery-beats-intensive-lifestyle-and-medical-intervention-diabetes/

Learning the benefits and costs of surgery for obesity

– Dr. David Arterburn has new studies on the costs, care variation, and effect on life expectancy of bariatric surgery. The results could guide obesity care.

Dr. David Arterburn has new studies on the costs, care variation, and effect on life expectancy of bariatric surgery. The results could guide obesity care. Bariatric surgery such…
https://www.kpwashingtonresearch.org/news-and-events/blog/2015/06/learning-benefits-and-costs-surgery-obesity/