Effects of Gastric Bypass Surgery and Calcium Metabolism and the Skeleton
This study is currently recruiting participants. (see Contacts and Locations)
Verified March 2015 by Department of Veterans Affairs
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Department of Veterans Affairs
First received: April 5, 2011
Last updated: March 17, 2015
Last verified: March 2015
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Study Status:||This study is currently recruiting participants.|
|Estimated Study Completion Date:||June 2016|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date:||June 2015 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Schafer AL, Weaver CM, Black DM, Wheeler AL, Chang H, Szefc GV, Stewart L, Rogers SJ, Carter JT, Posselt AM, Shoback DM, Sellmeyer DE. Intestinal Calcium Absorption Decreases Dramatically After Gastric Bypass Surgery Despite Optimization of Vitamin D Status. J Bone Miner Res. 2015 Aug;30(8):1377-85. doi: 10.1002/jbmr.2467. Epub 2015 May 21.
Schafer AL, Li X, Schwartz AV, Tufts LS, Wheeler AL, Grunfeld C, Stewart L, Rogers SJ, Carter JT, Posselt AM, Black DM, Shoback DM. Changes in vertebral bone marrow fat and bone mass after gastric bypass surgery: A pilot study. Bone. 2015 May;74:140-5. doi: 10.1016/j.bone.2015.01.010. Epub 2015 Jan 17.