Search for dissertations about: "b ariatric surgery"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words b ariatric surgery.

  1. 1. Endocrine aspects of obesity and weight reduction by bariatric surgery : With special emphasis on beta cell function

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Medicine

    Author : Marie Guldstrand; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2003]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Obesity; weight reduction; b ariatric surgery; insulin; glucagon; type 2 diabetes; insulin sensitivity; HPA axis; autonomic nervous system ANS ; cognitive functions; proinsulin; GIP; GLP-1; IGFBP- 1; diazoxide;

    Abstract : Severe obesity is the most predictive acquired risk factor for the development of type 2 diabetes. Bariatric surgery induces marked weight loss and reverses the diabetic state significantly. READ MORE