David Cummings


VA Puget Sound Health Care System


Email: davidec@uw.edu

Research Interest: Central Regulation of Body Weight and Glucose Metabolism, Clinical Trials and Large-Scale Epidemiologic Studies

DRC Publications

Purnell, JQ; Selzer, F; Wahed, AS; Pender, J; Pories, W; Pomp, A; Dakin, G; Mitchell, J; Garcia, L; ... Wolfe, BM Type 2 Diabetes Remission Rates After Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass and Gastric Banding: Results of the Longitudinal Assessment of Bariatric Surgery Study Diabetes Care 39 7: 1101-7; 2016 PMC4915561

Rubino, F; Nathan, DM; Eckel, RH; Schauer, PR; Alberti, KG; Zimmet, PZ; Del Prato, S; Ji, L; Sadikot, SM; ... Delegates of the 2nd Diabetes Surgery, S Metabolic Surgery in the Treatment Algorithm for Type 2 Diabetes: A Joint Statement by International Diabetes Organizations Diabetes Care 39 6: 861-77; 2016

Cefalu, WT; Rubino, F; Cummings, DE ; Metabolic Surgery for Type 2 Diabetes: Changing the Landscape of Diabetes Care Diabetes Care 39 6: 857-60; 2016 PMC4878217

Batterham, RL; Cummings, DE ; Mechanisms of Diabetes Improvement Following Bariatric/Metabolic Surgery Diabetes Care 39 6: 893-901; 2016

Kratz, M; Hagman, DK; Kuzma, JN; Foster-Schubert, KE; Chan, CP; Stewart, S; van Yserloo, B; Westbrook, EO; Arterburn, DE; ... Cummings, DE Improvements in glycemic control after gastric bypass occur despite persistent adipose tissue inflammation Obesity (Silver Spring) 24 7: 1438-45; 2016 PMC4925247

Borgogna, TR; Borgogna, JL; Mielke, JA; Brown, CJ; Top, EM; Botts, RT; Cummings, DE ; High Diversity of CTX-M Extended-Spectrum beta-Lactamases in Municipal Wastewater and Urban Wetlands Microb Drug Resist 22 4: 312-20; 2016 PMC4913485

Cummings, DE; Arterburn, DE; Westbrook, EO; Kuzma, JN; Stewart, SD; Chan, CP; Bock, SN; Landers, JT; Kratz, M; ... Flum, DR Gastric bypass surgery vs intensive lifestyle and medical intervention for type 2 diabetes: the CROSSROADS randomised controlled trial Diabetologia 59 5: 945-53; 2016 PMC4826815

Cummings, DE ; Diabetes remission off medications is not a suitable endpoint for comparing bariatric/metabolic surgery with pharmacotherapy. Reply to Halpern B, Cercato C, Mancini MC [letter] Diabetologia 59 9: 2042-4; 2016

Cummings, DE; Cohen, RV ; Bariatric/Metabolic Surgery to Treat Type 2 Diabetes in Patients With a BMI <35 kg/m2 Diabetes Care 39 6: 924-33; 2016 PMC4878219

Cummings, DE ; Taste and the regulation of food intake: it's not just about flavor Am J Clin Nutr 102 4: 717-8; 2015 PMC4588746

Simianu, VV; Sham, JG; Wright, AS; Stewart, SD; Alloosh, M; Sturek, M; Cummings, DE; Flum, DR ; A Large Animal Survival Model to Evaluate Bariatric Surgery Mechanisms Surg Sci 6 8: 337-345; 2015 PMC4871691

Muller, TD; Nogueiras, R; Andermann, ML; Andrews, ZB; Anker, SD; Argente, J; Batterham, RL; Benoit, SC; Bowers, CY; ... Tschop, MH Ghrelin Mol Metab 4 6: 437-60; 2015 PMC4443295

Sham, JG; Simianu, VV; Wright, AS; Stewart, SD; Alloosh, M; Sturek, M; Cummings, DE; Flum, DR ; Evaluating the mechanisms of improved glucose homeostasis after bariatric surgery in Ossabaw miniature swine J Diabetes Res 2014 526972; 2014 PMC4158302

Morton, GJ; Kaiyala, KJ; Foster-Schubert, KE; Cummings, DE; Schwartz, MW ; Carbohydrate feeding dissociates the postprandial FGF19 response from circulating bile acid levels in humans J Clin Endocrinol Metab 99 2: E241-5; 2014 PMC3913810

Cummings, DE; Cohen, RV ; Beyond BMI: the need for new guidelines governing the use of bariatric and metabolic surgery Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol 2 2: 175-81; 2014 PMC4160116

Cummings, DE ; Metabolic surgery for type 2 diabetes Nat Med 18 5: 656-8; 2012

Overduin, J; Figlewicz, DP; Bennett-Jay, J; Kittleson, S; Cummings, DE ; Ghrelin increases the motivation to eat, but does not alter food palatability Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 303 3: R259-69; 2012 PMC3423988

Cummings, DE; Bloom, SR; Rubino, F ; At the heart of the benefits of bariatric surgery Nat Med 18 3: 358-9; 2012