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05-02-2019 | Cardiovascular disorders | News

Metformin may be cardioprotective in patients with coronary artery disease

Findings from the MET-REMODEL trial suggest that metformin treatment may aid regression of left ventricular hypertrophy among nondiabetic patients with coronary artery disease.

01-04-2019 | Sleep disorders | News

Insomnia confers considerable type 2 diabetes risk

Insomnia bestows a degree of risk for type 2 diabetes on patients who already have prediabetes that “is similar to that conferred by traditional risk factors,” according to researchers.

11-28-2018 | Diabetic cardiomyopathy | Article

Cardiovascular risk reduction over time in patients with diabetes or pre-diabetes undergoing bariatric surgery: data from a single-center retrospective observational study

Rubio-Almanza M, Cámara-Gómez R, Hervás-Marín D et al. BMC Endocr Disord 2018; 18: 90. doi: 10.1186/s12902-018-0317-4

09-18-2018 | Diagnosis | News

Type 2 diabetes undiagnosed in a third of people with known hyperglycemia

A large proportion of people with documented hyperglycemia are still not clinically diagnosed with type 2 diabetes for up to 1 year later, US study data show.

06-22-2018 | Monogenic diabetes | Review | Article

Advances in the genetics of youth-onset type 2 diabetes

Todd JN, Srinivasan S, Pollin TI. Curr Diab Rep 2018; 18: 57. doi: 10.1007/s11892-018-1025-1

06-16-2018 | Risk factors | Review | Article

Methods for measuring risk for type 2 diabetes in youth: The oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT)

Chen ME, Aguirre RS, Hannon TS. Curr Diab Rep 2018; 18: 51. doi: 10.1007/s11892-018-1023-3

06-06-2018 | Mental health | Article

The relationship between sleep and cognitive function in patients with prediabetes and type 2 diabetes

Saetung S et al. Acta Diabetol 2018. doi: 10.1007/s00592-018-1166-3

06-04-2018 | Pediatrics | Review | Article

Identifying prediabetes and type 2 diabetes in asymptomatic youth: Should HbA1c be used as a diagnostic approach?

Vajravelu ME, Lee JM. Curr Diab Rep 2018; 18: 43. doi: 10.1007/s11892-018-1012-6

05-28-2018 | Risk factors | Article

Diabetes risk scores for Hispanics living in the United States: A systematic review

Juarez LD et al. Diabetes Res Clin Prac 2018. doi: 10.1016/j.diabres.2018.05.009

05-22-2018 | Nutritional management | Editorial | Article

UK nutrition guidelines for the prevention and management of diabetes: An update for primary care

Advisory Board member Pamela Dyson underlines the key features for healthcare professionals working in diabetes education, diabetes management, type 2 diabetes prevention, and cardiovascular risk reduction.

05-18-2018 | Gestational diabetes | Review | Article

Not quite type 1 or type 2, what now? Review of monogenic, mitochondrial, and syndromic diabetes

Yeung RO et al. Rev Endocr Metab Disord 2018. doi: 10.1007/s11154-018-9446-3

05-09-2018 | Diagnosis | Case study | Article

Atypical diabetes: Case study 4

Can you diagnose the atypical form of diabetes presented in our fourth patient case study? Test your knowledge with Editorial Board member, Jay Shubrook.

05-04-2018 | GLP-1 agonists | Review | Article

Glucagon-like peptide 1 in health and disease

Andersen A et al. Nat Rev Endocrinol 2018; Advance online publication. doi: 10.1038/s41574-018-0016-2

04-18-2018 | Epidemiology | Review | Article

Sex differences in the burden and complications of diabetes

Peters SAE, Woodward M. Curr Diab Rep 2018; 18: 33. doi: 10.1007/s11892-018-1005-5

03-02-2018 | Prediabetes | Highlight | News

Prediabetes goes hand in hand with cardiovascular and renal risk factors

Data from the US NHANES show that a high proportion of adults with prediabetes also have cardiovascular and renal risk factors.

02-27-2018 | Prediabetes | News

Use of prediabetes status for CVD risk stratification challenged

The risk for cardiovascular disease and death is higher among individuals with prediabetes defined by glycated hemoglobin level compared with fasting plasma glucose or 2-hour plasma glucose, study data show.

02-07-2018 | Risk factors | Highlight | 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.

02-05-2018 | Cardiovascular disorders | Review | Article

Type 2 diabetes and thiazide diuretics

Scheen AJ. Curr Diab Rep 2018; 18: 6. doi: 10.1007/s11892-018-0976-6

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