Review

 
 

Review

  • Hypoalbuminemia in Acute Illness The normal serum concentration of albumin in healthy adults is approximately 35 to 50 g/L.
  • Potential of Surgery for Curing Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Morbid obesity, in which patients exceed their ideal weight by at least 100 lb or are more than 200% of ideal body weight, is a condition with high mortality and morbidity because of its association with severe comorbid diseases such as hypertension, diabetes, hyperlipidemia, and cardiopulmonary failure.
  • Male Gender, Age and Gastric Bypass Surgery The incidence of obesity is increasing in epidemic proportions in the United States.