Micronutrient deficiencies after bariatric procedures are nuanced – differing with the type of procedure and fluctuating over time – and clinically significant, according to new research. A five-year follow-up study of 688 patients who underwent bariatric surgery at the Singapore General Hospital has confirmed previous evidence that anaemia is the most prevalent nutritional complication. The ...
Post-bariatric biochemical abnormalities show need for closer monitoring
By Mardi Chapman
11 Jun 2020