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Pediatric diabetes

Metabolic surgery

04-13-2018 | Obesity | Review | Article

Treatment of adolescent obesity

Steinbeck KS et al. Nature Reviews Endocrinology 2018. doi: 10.1038/s41574-018-0002-8

03-13-2018 | Adolescents | News

Data support bariatric surgery for severely obese teens with type 2 diabetes

Surgical treatment of severely obese adolescents with type 2 diabetes is associated with better glycemic control and a greater reduction in BMI than medical management, US researchers report.

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JAMA Pediatr 2018; Advance online publication

02-19-2018 | Obesity | Review | Article

Prevention and management of childhood obesity

Dabas A, Seth A. Indian J Pediatr 2018; Advance online publication. doi: 10.1007/s12098-018-2636-x

08-02-2017 | Children | Book chapter | Article

Islet cell transplantation

Bruni A, McCall M, Shapiro AMJ. In: Endocrine Surgery in Children. Edited by Ledbetter D, Johnson P. Springer-Verlag GmbH Germany, 2018. doi: 10.1007/978-3-662-54256-9_14

08-02-2017 | Children | Book chapter | Article

Bariatric surgery in children

Khan MA, Ackroyd R. In: Endocrine Surgery in Children. Edited by Ledbetter D, Johnson P. Springer-Verlag GmbH Germany, 2018. doi: 10.1007/978-3-662-54256-9_17

08-02-2017 | Adolescents | Book chapter | Article

Assessing and selecting patients for bariatric surgery

Inge TH. In: Endocrine Surgery in Children. Edited by Ledbetter D, Johnson P. Springer-Verlag GmbH Germany, 2018. doi: 10.1007/978-3-662-54256-9_16

01-06-2017 | Obesity | News

Promising long-term outcomes after bariatric surgery in adolescence

Two studies of patients who underwent bariatric surgery during adolescence reveal sustained weight loss and improved cardiovascular risk factors 5 years or more after the procedure.

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Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol 2017; Advance online publication

05-24-2016 | Metabolic surgery | Article

Bariatric surgery: A potential treatment for type 2 diabetes in youth

Shah AS et al. Diabetes Care 2016; 39: 934–940. doi: 10.2337/dc16-0067

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