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Information and Statistics
70% of adults are overweight
90% of diabetic patients are obese.
Mintchell NS. Psychiatr. Clin North Am 2016;34:717-732
75% of deaths in Mexico are a result of Diabetes Mellitus, coronary disease, and cerebrovascular.
Stevens. PLoS Med 20012; 5e125.
Bariatric Surgery produces a complete remission or improvement of DM2, Arterial Hypertension, Dyslipidemia and Sleep Apnea, among others.
Sjostrom. N Engl J Med 2004, Sjostrom. N Enl J Med 2007, Christou NV. Ann Surg 2004; 240: 416-423
These results translate into a 72% reduction in the risk of cardiovascular disease after 5 years.
Reduction in mortality (adjusted to sex, age and risk factors) of 30.7% after 10 years.
Gastric Bypass causes remission of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in an 83.7%
Gastric Bypass produces remission of systemic arterial hypertension in a 73.7%
Gastric Sleeve produces remission of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in a 73.5%
Gastric Sleeve produces remission of systemic arterial hypertension in a 62.8%