Does Bariatric Surgery Help Diabetic Retinopathy?

Does Bariatric Surgery Help Diabetic Retinopathy

Results from the STAMPEDE trial indicate that two years after bariatric surgery for patients with type 2 diabetes, there has been no change in diabetic retinopathy. Therefore, regular eye exams are still important. So say investigators presenting at last month’s American Diabetes Association Scientific Sessions. “I wasn’t sure what gastric bypass would do to diabetic … Read more