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STATE-OF-THE-ART REVIEW
Year : 2015  |  Volume : 8  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 53-61

Metabolic surgery – indications, procedures and outcome


Department of Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria

Correspondence Address:
Gerhard Prager
Department of Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18–20, 1080 Vienna
Austria
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.7707/hmj.432

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Bariatric and metabolic surgery has become the most effective treatment for achieving stable weight loss and metabolic improvements in morbidly obese patients. This reviews summarizes the most commonly performed bariatric procedures used today, their indications and contraindications and provides recently published data on the metabolic outcome in type 2 diabetes mellitus patients.


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