Also, high body iron stores have been shown to be associated with an elevated risk of diabetes, the authors wrote. ... Finally, adjustment for BMIs suggests that weight gain and obesity partially explain the diabetes.
Three of the cases she reported involved patients with type 2 diabetes who were postoperative. ... ACP has developed a patient brochure on living with diabetes that can be ordered online.
QD: News Every Day--Teen diabetes rate more than doubles in a decade. ... Prediabetes/diabetes rates in teenagers increased from 9% to 23% in the past decade, researchers reported in a study.
ACP launches new services for quality improvement | Internal Medicine Meeting 2019 News | ACP Internist
The ACP Advance chronic care QI programs and resources span various clinical conditions and focus areas including adult immunization, atrial fibrillation, chronic pain and safe opioid prescribing, and diabetes.
I don't take care of diabetes,” Dr. Lorber said. “I help people take care of it.”. ... Refer to a specialist and follow up. Any patient with prediabetes, diabetes or hypertension should see an ophthalmologist.
QD: News Every Day--Residents aren't learning how to treat diabetes properly. ... Internal medicine residency programs aren't doing enough to teach quality treatment for diabetes, concluded a study, which doesn't bode well for doctors who will eventually
Research indicates that risk for heart failure in patients with diabetes increases with HbA1c level, Dr. ... Mitchell. “Certainly the treatment of diabetes is relevant to all specialties,” she said.
King said. SGLT2 inhibitors, approved to treat diabetes, have shown positive effects on renal and cardiovascular outcomes and thus caused excitement among the relevant subspecialists.
This regulatory update covers dapaglifozin (Farxiga) a sodium-glucose co-transporter 2 inhibitor, to treat diabetes, and umeclidinium and vilanterol inhalation (Anoro Ellipta) for maintenance of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. ... It should not be
Surgery for Diabetes May Be Better Than Standard Treatment (New York Times article). ... Bariatric Surgery versus Conventional Medical Therapy for Type 2 Diabetes (New England Journal of Medicine article).