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International Diabetes Federation (IDF) Position Statement Bariatric Surgical and Procedural Interventions in the Treatment of Obese Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Taskforce on Epidemiology and Prevention Bariatric Surgical and Procedural Interventions in the Treatment of Obese Patients with Type 2 Diabetes
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Duality of Interest Declaration The International Diabetes Federation makes every effort to avoid any actual or potential conflicts of interest that may arise as a result of an outside relationship or a personal, professional, or business interest of a member of the writing panel. Specifically, all members of the writing group are required to declare all such relationships that might be perceived as real or potential conflicts of interest. Bariatric Surgical and Procedural Interventions in the Treatment of Obese Patients with Type 2 Diabetes
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The global perspective: The need for this statement Professor Sir George Alberti Bariatric Surgical and Procedural Interventions in the Treatment of Obese Patients with Type 2 Diabetes
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Why ? We are in the middle of a Type 2 diabetes epidemic and the numbers are continuing to escalate. The epidemic is strongly correlated with increases in obesity and physical inactivity. The need for strategies to prioritise severely obese persons with type 2 diabetes to ensure that bariatric interventions are available to those most likely to benefit. The International Diabetes Federation has not previously considered this rapidly developing area of care for world-wide use. Bariatric Surgical and Procedural Interventions in the Treatment of Obese Patients with Type 2 Diabetes
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Obesity: a chronic and complex disorder Obesity and type 2 diabetes are serious chronic diseases associated with complex metabolic dysfunctions that increase the risk for ill health and death Societal prejudices about severe obesity, which also exist within the health care system, should not act as a barrier to the provision of clinically effective and cost-effective treatment options Respiratory disease Coronary heart disease Gallbladder disease Hormonal abnormalities and pregnancy complications Hyperuricemia and gout Ischemic stroke Type 2 Diabetes Osteoarthritis Cancer (breast, endometria colon, prostate) Dyslipidemia D epression Sleep apnoa Bariatric Surgical and Procedural Interventions in the Treatment of Obese Patients with Type 2 Diabetes
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37.4 53.2 42% 18.0 29.6 65% 55.2 66.2 20% 26.6 51.7 94% 12.1 23.9 98% 58.7 101.0 72% 76.7 112.8 47% World 2010 = 285 million 2030 = 438 million Increase 54% World 2010 = 285 million 2030 = 438 million Increase 54% Global projections for the diabetes epidemic: 2010-2030 (millions) Bariatric Surgical and Procedural Interventions in the Treatment of Obese Patients with Type 2 Diabetes
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global obesity stakes? Bariatric Surgical and Procedural Interventions in
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This note was uploaded on 03/08/2012 for the course PHARM 300 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '11 term at Rutgers.

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