Article Correctness Is Author's Responsibility: Weight Loss Surgery Rates Are Rising Among U.S. Adults with Kidney Failure

* The number of U.S. patients with kidney failure undergoing weight loss surgery increased 9-fold between 2006 and 2016. * The proportional use of sleeve gastrectomy in patients with kidney failure increased from less than 1% of weight loss surgeries in 2006 to 84% in 2016. * Complication rates for sleeve gastrectomy were similar between patients with and without kidney failure; however, patients with kidney failure had more hospital readmissions and slightly longer hospitals stays.