More complications are seen with second weight-loss surgery

02/16/2010 | HealthDay News

A small study showed one-third of patients undergoing repeat bariatric procedures reported serious complications. The Greek researchers said the findings indicate that follow-up surgeries for weight loss carry a higher risk for conditions such as internal leakage, acute kidney failure, pneumonia and hernia.

View Full Article in:

HealthDay News

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Senior Attorney
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
Baton Rouge, LA
Senior or Principal Consultant
PAREXEL International
Nationwide, SL_Nationwide
Chief Financial Officer
Health Alliance Plan of Michigan
Southfield, MI
Senior Vice-President Managed Care Mid-Atlantic Region
Mercy Health System
Conshohocken, PA
Associate Chief Financial Officer
Commonwealth Care Alliance
Boston, MA