Article Correctness Is Author's Responsibility: Comparing future risks associated with gastric bypass and gastric sleeve surgery

(Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute) Research from the Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute finds that gastric bypass is associated with a higher risk of additional operations or other invasive procedures, compared to a gastric sleeve procedure. The study, 'Risk of Operative and Nonoperative Interventions Up to 4 Years After Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass vs Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy in a National US Commercial Insurance Claims Database,' appears online December 18 in JAMA Network Open.