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26-09-2019 | Gestational diabetes | News

Selective early hyperglycemia pregnancy screening proposed

Women should only be screened for hyperglycemia in early pregnancy if they carry risk factors for gestational diabetes, French researchers propose.

30-08-2019 | Diagnosis | News

Repeat testing necessary for accurate hyperglycemia screening

Testing both glycated hemoglobin and fasting plasma glucose gives a more reliable hyperglycemia diagnosis than either on its own, but a follow-up screening test remains essential, say researchers.

10-05-2019 | Diagnosis | News

Late-onset type 1 diabetes frequently misdiagnosed

Research shows that being diagnosed with type 1 diabetes after the age of 30 years is relatively common, yet people are often misdiagnosed with type 2 diabetes, despite rapid progression to insulin dependence.

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Opinion

14-12-2018 | 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.

15-08-2018 | 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.

14-12-2017 | 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

15-08-2018 | 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

04-07-2018 | 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

30-06-2018 | 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

29-03-2018 | 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

08-12-2017 | 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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