Study Study DO YOU HAVE DIABETES AND ARE CONSIDERING WEIGHT LOSS by linzhengnd

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DO YOU HAVE DIABETES AND ARE CONSIDERING WEIGHT LOSS SURGERY?
Study Type       Diabetes Remission after Weight Loss Surgery
                 (IRB#: 10-060, approved August 3, 2010)
Study Purpose    Learn about the benefits of surgery on your body composition, the hormones
                 that control insulin secretion, appetite and diabetes remission
Study Design             3 half day research visits
                         Day 1: Glucose Drink Test and D-xylose Test
                         Day 2: Intravenous Glucose Test and Lactulose Test
                         Day 3: Intravenous test for insulin Sensitivity and Body Composition


Study                    Anyone between 21 and 60 years old
Qualifications           With Type 2 Diabetes
                         All ethnic groups welcome
                         Willing to be randomized to Gastric Bypass or Vertical Sleeve
                          Gastrectomy surgery.


Study Duration   3 half day visits before surgery and at 1, 3, 12 months after surgery (12 visits
                 total to the hospital)
Study Benefits   Learn more about your insulin secretion and how your body composition
                 changes after bariatric surgery and help understand why bariatric surgery may
                 prevent and often “cure” diabetes.

                 You will receive up to $990 in compensations for your time.
Study Contact    Interested? Please call Toni Colarusso (TColarrus@chpnet.org)
                 at 212-523-3581

								
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