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09-19-2018 | SGLT2 inhibitors | News

No increased AKI risk for SGLT2 inhibitors in real-world setting

Real-world study data confirm that sodium glucose cotransporter 2 inhibitors do not significantly increase the risk for acute kidney injury compared with dipeptidyl peptidase-4 inhibitors among patients with type 2 diabetes.

08-15-2018 | Nephropathy | News

High-normal ACR predicts renal damage in adolescents with diabetes

Having an albumin-to-creatinine ratio at the upper end of the normal range predicts microalbuminuria and cardiovascular risk in adolescents with type 1 diabetes, say the AdDIT investigators.

08-06-2018 | Metabolic surgery | Highlight | News

Real-world bariatric surgery data show microvascular protection

Obese patients with type 2 diabetes who undergo bariatric surgery achieve large reductions in their risk for microvascular complications, shows a real-world study.

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Opinion

05-08-2017 | Metformin | Editorial | Article

Metformin: What is new with this old medication?

With the arrival of slow-release formulations of metformin and the relaxation of guidelines concerning its use in patients with kidney disease, Carol Wysham explains how the population of patients who might benefit from this medication has expanded.

11-04-2016 | Clinical trial | Editorial | Article

My EASD 2016 Highlights: From Paleolithic diets to the artificial pancreas

Editorial board member John Wilding outlines key moments from the 52nd annual meeting of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes in Munich, Germany.

Journal articles and book chapters

08-15-2018 | Nephropathy | Review | Article

Inpatient glycemic management in the setting of renal insufficiency/failure/dialysis

Iyengar R, Franzese J, Gianchandani R. Curr Diab Rep 2018; 18: 75. doi: 10.1007/s11892-018-1044-y

06-13-2018 | Neonatal diabetes | Review | Article

Congenital diabetes: Comprehensive genetic testing allows for improved diagnosis and treatment of diabetes and other associated features

Letourneau LR, Greeley SAW. Curr Diab Rep 2018; 18: 46. doi: 10.1007/s11892-018-1016-2

06-08-2018 | Insulin resistance | Review | Article

Chronic kidney disease-induced insulin resistance: Current state of the field

Dave N, Wu J, Thomas S. Curr Diab Rep 2018; 18: 44. doi: 10.1007/s11892-018-1010-8

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