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News

04-27-2018 | Cystic fibrosis | News

HbA1c reflects blood glucose level in cystic fibrosis patients

Researchers have found that, contrary to received wisdom, glycated hemoglobin is an accurate guide to blood glucose levels in patients with cystic fibrosis.

02-07-2018 | Risk factors | News

‘Subtle’ metabolic derangement seen decades before diabetes diagnosis

Research shows that changes in markers of the metabolic syndrome and fatty liver disease are present more than 20 years before people receive a diagnosis of type 2 diabetes.

12-04-2017 | Type 1 diabetes | News

Genetic risk score highlights problem of adult-onset type 1 diabetes

Around two in five cases of type 1 diabetes are diagnosed in patients older than 30 years but may be hard to spot against the background of high type 2 diabetes prevalence, show findings from the UK Biobank.

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Opinion

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. 

12-15-2016 | Guidelines | Editorial | Article

What is new in the 2017 American Diabetes Association Standards of Care?

Jay Shubrook, Chair of the American Diabetes Association’s Primary Care Advisory Group, outlines what's new in 2017's ADA Standards of Care update. 

Journal articles and book chapters

04-18-2018 | Ethnic groups | Review | Article

Diabetes in south Asians: Phenotype, clinical presentation, and natural history

Unnikrishnan R, Gupta PK, Mohan V. Curr Diab Rep 2018; 18: 30. doi: 10.1007/s11892-018-1002-8

04-18-2018 | Type 2 diabetes | Review | Article

Pediatric type 2 diabetes in Japan: Similarities and differences from type 2 diabetes in other pediatric populations

Urakami T. Curr Diab Rep 2018; 18: 29. doi: 10.1007/s11892-018-0999-z

02-19-2018 | Nephropathy | Review | Article

The landscape of diabetic kidney disease in the United States

Duru OK et al. Curr Diab Rep 2018; 18: 14. doi: 10.1007/s11892-018-0980-x

In practice

05-08-2017 | Type 1 diabetes | Review | Article

A practical review of C-Peptide testing in diabetes

Leighton E, Sainsbury CA, Jones GC. Diabetes Ther 2017; 8: 475–487. doi: 10.1007/s13300-017-0265-4

Case reports

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

The authors report the case of a 45-year-old woman with a past medical history of prediabetes who presents with postprandial left upper quadrant abdominal pain, nausea, and vomiting.

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

The authors describe a clinical case in a family with maturity onset diabetes of the young associated with a novel mutation in the HNF1A gene.

11-28-2017 | Latent autoimmune diabetes of adulthood | Case report | Article

Latent autoimmune diabetes of adulthood: Case report

The authors report the case of a 49-year-old Caucasian female with history of pituitary adenoma and Graves’ disease who presented in the outpatient setting with tingling in her right middle finger.

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