Mr Maharwal review - diabetes remission

This review has been written by angelaj - a WLSInfo moderator - and is a brief interpretation of the research paper for your interest. Mr Kamal Maharwal reviews an article published in the NEJM in April 2012. The article her reviews discusses the comparison of conventional diabet...

Rachael Noble Leeds Thesis report

Exploring individual experiences of preparedness for bariatric surgery Introduction: Obesity is associated with an increase in morbidity and mortality.  Over the past 30 years the rate of obesity has been rising in almost all countries.  The number of weight loss surgery procedur...

Swedish Trial of RNY-V-DS

This review has been written by angelaj - a WLSInfo moderator - and is a brief interpretation of the research paper for your interest.  Swedish Trial comparing RNY-V-DS This paper looks at a study in Sweden of a controlled trial of 47 patients sorted into 2 groups - 23 to RNY and...

Attitudes Towards Obesity

This study was prepared by psychology undergraduate students at the University of Liverpool.  Some of our members helped to fill out the questionnaires for the study.  The full study is available if anybody would like to read it by contacting us at enquiries@wlsinfo.org.uk  Attit...