Predicting Diabetes Remission Post-Bariatric Surgery

January 28, 2019

Is DiaRem or Advanced DiaRem better for predicting diabetes remission post-bariatric surgery? Authors of a recent study sought to find out. 

Dror Dicker, MD, and fellow researchers in Israel and France have found that the Advanced DiaRem tool is superior to the conventional DiaRem scoring system and provides fair predictive value for 5-year postoperative diabetes remission following weight reduction surgery. Click through the slides below for details on their study and take home points for clinical practice.