More data show safety, success of bariatric surgery

02/1/2010 | St. Petersburg Times (Fla.)

The medical community increasingly recognizes weight-loss surgery as a safe and effective way to combat obesity as well as improve or cure certain obesity-related conditions, such as diabetes or sleep apnea. The acceptance is likely to fuel a continued rise in the number of bariatric surgeries performed each year, but experts caution the procedure isn't appropriate for all patients.

View Full Article in:

St. Petersburg Times (Fla.)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Director of Behavioral Health Operations
Meridian Health Plan
Detroit, MI
Medical Director
Bend, OR
Clinical Appeals RN
Brooklyn, NY
Director of Clinical Operations
Meridian Health Plan
Detroit, MI
Sr. Director, Regulatory Compliance Intelligence and Outreach
Johnson & Johnson
New Brunswick, NJ