Vit D supplementation failed to demonstrate a benefit in prostate cancer patients

Hypovitaminosis D seems to be associated with a worse prognosis in some cancers, but vitD supplementation failed to demonstrate a benefit Oncologist. 2011;16(9):1215-27. Epub 2011 Aug 11. Prognostic role of vitamin d status and efficacy of vitamin D supplementation in cancer patients: a systematic review. Buttigliero C, Monagheddu C, Petroni P, Saini A, Dogliotti L, … Continue reading Vit D supplementation failed to demonstrate a benefit in prostate cancer patients

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Monitoring the Post-op Bariatric Surgery Patient David A. Johnson, MD

Monitoring the Post-op Bariatric Surgery Patient David A. Johnson, MD Authors and Disclosures Posted: 02/13/2012 Print This Email this Share Also Available As: Slides/Video | Transcript The Obesity Dilemma Hello. I’m Dr. David Johnson, Professor of Medicine and Chief of Gastroenterology at Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, Virginia. On this edition of GI Common … Continue reading Monitoring the Post-op Bariatric Surgery Patient David A. Johnson, MD

RNY, Sleeve & Band only Mediocre at Rx Diabetes

RNY, Sleeve & Band only Mediocre at Rx Diabetes Faculty and Disclosures CME Information Earn CME Credit » Clinical Context Bariatric surgery has offered patients hope of a cure for their type 2 diabetes mellitus, but what constitutes remission from diabetes? In the November 2009 issue of Diabetes Care, Buse and colleagues provide a consensus definition of remission … Continue reading RNY, Sleeve & Band only Mediocre at Rx Diabetes