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10-23-2018 | Psychological support | News

Adults with newly diagnosed type 1 diabetes need early psychosocial support

It is just as important to help adults with newly diagnosed type 1 diabetes learn how to live with the condition as it is to teach them about it, show results of a narrative study among patients from the UK and Denmark.

10-12-2018 | Prognosis | EASD 2018 | News

Simple clinical measures may be better prognosticators than proposed diabetes subgroups

The recently proposed five diabetes subgroups are reproducible, but are more complicated and no better than simple clinical variables for predicting disease progression and treatment response, researchers have reported.

10-11-2018 | Diagnosis | EASD 2018 | News

OGTT, HbA1c identify different diabetes populations

The oral glucose tolerance test and glycated hemoglobin measurements may identify different subpopulations of patients with type 2 diabetes, findings from the Whitehall II study suggest.

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Opinion

12-14-2018 | Sleep apnea | Editorial | Article

Diabetes and obstructive sleep apnea syndrome: Double trouble

Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome is a common and potentially serious comorbidity in people with diabetes and obesity. John Wilding highlights what you need to know about the condition.

08-15-2018 | Neuropathy | Editorial | Article

Are we using the right tests to diagnose diabetic neuropathy?

Uazman Alam and colleagues interrogate current evidence and real-world clinical scenarios to address whether enough is being done with the tools available to screen and diagnose diabetic neuropathy.

12-14-2017 | Guidelines | Editorial | Article

What is new in the 2018 American Diabetes Association Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes?

Jay Shubrook, Chair of the American Diabetes Association’s Primary Care Advisory Group, outlines what's new in 2018's ADA Standards of Care update. 

Journal articles and book chapters

08-15-2018 | Diabetic foot | Review | Article

Updates on diabetic foot and Charcot osteopathic arthropathy

Schmidt BM, Holmes CM. Curr Diab Rep 2018; 18: 74. doi: 10.1007/s11892-018-1047-8

07-04-2018 | Type 2 diabetes | Review | Article

Diabetes among non-overweight individuals: An emerging public health challenge

Gujral UP et al. Curr Diab Rep 2018; 18: 60. doi: 10.1007/s11892-018-1017-1

06-30-2018 | Metformin | Review | Article

Actions of metformin and statins on lipid and glucose metabolism and possible benefit of combination therapy

van Stee MF, de Graaf AA, Groen AK. Cardiovasc Diabetol 2018; 17: 94. doi: 10.1186/s12933-018-0738-4

Case reports

06-06-2018 | Type 1 diabetes | Case report | Article

Sudden onset of immune-mediated type 1 diabetes mellitus in a 93-year-old woman: A case report

Oriot P et al. Acta Diabetol 2018. doi: 10.1007/s00592-018-1170-7

03-29-2018 | Diagnosis | Case report | Article

Prediabetes directly deteriorates into diabetic ketoacidosis and hyperosmolar hyperglycemic syndrome triggered by acute pancreatitis: A case report illustrating a “chicken and egg” paradigm in ketosis-prone diabetes

Song R, Cao S. Diabetes Ther 2018; 9: 1377. doi: 10.1007/s13300-018-0417-1

12-08-2017 | Diagnosis | Case report | Article

A case of maturity onset diabetes of the young (MODY3) in a family with a novel HNF1A gene mutation in five generations

Ovsyannikova AK et al. Diabetes Ther 2018; 9: 413. doi: 10.1007/s13300-017-0350-8

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