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Atypical diabetes

Latent autoimmune diabetes of adulthood

04-29-2020 | Latent autoimmune diabetes of adulthood | News

LADA beta-cell function shows ‘biphasic’ decline

Reductions in the function of islet beta cells within the pancreas occur in two distinct phases among individuals with latent autoimmune diabetes of adulthood (LADA), Chinese researchers report.

02-10-2020 | Latent autoimmune diabetes of adulthood | Highlight | News

‘Early therapeutic window’ highlighted for LADA

Optimal glycemic control during the first years after a latent autoimmune diabetes of adulthood diagnosis could prevent people’s microvascular complication risk from equaling that seen in those with type 2 diabetes, shows an analysis of the UKPDS.

09-30-2018 | UKPDS | At a glance | Article

What we learned from the UKPDS

The UKPDS has so far generated an astonishing 93 original research papers. medwireNews​​​​​​​ rounds them up.

04-11-2018 | Latent autoimmune diabetes of adulthood | News

Excessive weight linked to increased LADA risk

Being overweight or obese is associated with a significantly increased risk for the development of latent autoimmune diabetes in adults, especially when combined with a familial history of diabetes, population-based study data show.

03-27-2018 | Latent autoimmune diabetes of adulthood | Article

Overweight, obesity, and the risk of LADA: Results from a Swedish case–control study and the Norwegian HUNT Study

Hjort R et al. Diabetologia 2018; 61: 1333–1343. doi: 10.1007/s00125-018-4596-0

03-02-2018 | Pathogenesis | Highlight | News

Five diabetes classifications could help focus treatment

Researchers have identified five clusters of adult diabetes patients that have distinctly different disease progression and risk for complications.

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.

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

Latent autoimmune diabetes of adulthood: Case report

Page C et al. Clin Diabetes Endocrinol 2017; 3: 11. doi: 10.1186/s40842-017-0049-9

10-04-2017 | Diagnosis | Case study | Article

Atypical diabetes: Case study 1

Editorial Board member Jay Shubrook highlights an easy-to-miss form of the disease and challenges you to make the correct diagnosis.

09-08-2017 | Latent autoimmune diabetes of adulthood | Review | Article

Adult-onset autoimmune diabetes: Current knowledge and implications for management

Nat Rev Endocrinol 2017; 13: 674–686. doi: 10.1038/nrendo.2017.99

12-02-2006 | Latent autoimmune diabetes of adulthood | Article

An association analysis of the HLA gene region in latent autoimmune diabetes in adults

Desai M et al. Diabetologia 2007; 50: 68–73. doi: 10.1007/s00125-006-0513-z

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