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 ...
Bariatric surgery biochemical abnormalities need closer monitoring
By Mardi Chapman
18 Jun 2020