Long term follow-up with a bariatric specialist after a gastric bypass can decrease the risk of developing anaemia, new research suggests. The study, published in JAMA Surgery, looked at anaemia rates in 74 patients who underwent Roux-en-Y gastric bypass at a US medical centre. On average, one in five patients were anaemic before the operation, rising to ...
Bariatric specialists play key role in anaemia prevention
By Tessa Hoffman
21 Sep 2017