Bariatric surgery versus intensive medical therapy in obese patients with diabetes.

Schauer, Philip R; Kashyap, Sangeeta R; Wolski, Kathy; Brethauer, Stacy A; Kirwan, John P; Pothier, Claire E; Thomas, Susan; Abood, Beth; Nissen, Steven E; Bhatt, Deepak L
The New England journal of medicine; 2012 Apr 26;366(17):1567-76. PMID: 22449319
Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Cleveland Clinic M61, 9500 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, OH 44195, USA.


Observational studies have shown improvement in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus after bariatric surgery.