Les línies d'investigació del grup de Cirurgia Endocrina estan centrades en: (1) estudiar els efectes de la cirurgia bariàtrica sobre la composició lipídica de diferents compartiments orgànics, (2) estudiar la possibilitat de reversió de lesions ateromatoses mitjançant la cirurgia bariàtrica i (3) valoració de l'eficàcia de la detecció del gangli sentinella mitjançant la tecnologia magnètica. [Més informació].

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  • Hepatic and Visceral Adipose Tissue 11bHSD1 Expressions are Markers of Body Weight Loss After Bariatric Surgery 

    Pardina, Eva; Baena-Fustegueras, Juan A; Fort, José Manuel; Ferrer, Roser; Rossell, Joana; Esteve, Montserrat; Peinado Onsurbe, Julia; Grasa, Mar (Wiley online library, 2015)
    Cortisolemia and 11βHSD1 in liver and adipose tissue are altered in obesity. However, their participation in the development of obesity remains unclear. This study analyzed these parameters in the transition from morbid ...
  • The role of morbid obesity in the promotion of metabolic disruptions and non-alcoholic steatohepatitis by Helicobacter Pylori 

    Lecube Torelló, Albert; Valladares, Silvia; López Cano, Carolina; Gutiérrez Carrasquilla, Liliana; Ciudin, Andreea; Fort, José Manuel; Reñé Espinet, Josep M.; Matias-Guiu, Xavier; Torres, Inés de; Bueno Díez, Marta; Pallarés, Judit; Baena-Fustegueras, Juan A (Public Library of Science, 2016)
    Helicobacter pylory (HP) infection has been associated to an increased rate of type 2 diabetes (T2D) and liver disease through its effect on insulin resistance and systemic inflammation. However, results are inconstant ...
  • Surgically induced weight loss by gastric bypass improves non alcoholic fatty liver disease in morbid obese patients 

    Vargas, Víctor; Allende, Helena; Lecube Torelló, Albert; Salcedo, Maria Teresa; Baena-Fustegueras, Juan A; Fort, José M; Rivero, Joaquín; Ferrer, Roser; Catalán, Roberto; Pardina, Eva; Ramón y Cajal, Santiago; Guardia, Jaime; Peinado-Onsurbe, Julia (Baishideng Publishing Group, 2012)
    AIM: To evaluate the effects of surgical weight loss (Roux-en-Y gastric bypass with a modified Fobi-Capella technique) on non alcoholic fatty liver disease in obese patients. METHODS: A group of 26 morbidly obese ...