Hongtao Yuan
SurgeryClinical endpointHazard ratioAtrial fibrillationGastric bypass surgeryBody mass indexMaceMyocardial infarctionStrokeMedicine
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#2Jose R. Medina-Inojosa (Mayo Clinic)H-Index: 15
Last. Yong-Mei Cha (Mayo Clinic)H-Index: 13
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Abstract Objective: To determine whether early Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery (RYGB) reduces the risk of MACE in patients with obesity. Patients and Methods: We conducted a study of patients with class II and III obesity (body mass index [BMI] >35 kg/m2) from Olmsted County, Minnesota, that underwent obesity clinic consultation between the years 1993-2012, and had either RYGB surgery within one year (RYGB-1Y group), or medically managed (No-RYGB group). The composite endpoint of MACE (all-caus...