Study: Gastric bypass surgery okay for patients over 60

02/23/2005 | WebMD

New research on gastric bypass surgery indicates while younger patients lost more weight and had a greater decline in body mass index, older patients were better able to reduce the number of medications they normally took. The researchers concluded patients 60 years and older could be considered good candidates for obesity surgery.

View Full Article in:

WebMD

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Director, Corporate Counsel - Regulatory Law
Regeneron
Tarrytown, NY
Program Coordinator/Lecturer for the Regulatory Science program
Johns Hopkins University
Washington, DC
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