Anna Kitabjian

MSN, RN

Most Recent Articles by Anna Kitabjian

Serum Chemerin May Predict Risk for Spontaneous Abortion in Women With PCOS

Serum Chemerin May Predict Risk for Spontaneous Abortion in Women With PCOS

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Serum chemerin may serve as a biomarker to identify pregnant women with polycystic ovary syndrome who are at particular risk for later abortion, and who may benefit from prevention strategies.

Inverse Association Between Serum 25(OH)D Levels and Risk for Diabetes

Inverse Association Between Serum 25(OH)D Levels and Risk for Diabetes

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Further research is needed on whether high 25(OH)D might prevent type 2 diabetes or transition of prediabetes to diabetes.

Achieving Glycemic Control in T2D After Basal Insulin Initiation

Achieving Glycemic Control in T2D After Basal Insulin Initiation

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Maintaining a basal insulin regimen over 12 or 24 months in a patient who has not yet reached the HbA1c <7% target provides little additional benefit toward reaching this goal.

Effect of Maternal Caffeine Intake on Childhood Growth

Effect of Maternal Caffeine Intake on Childhood Growth

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Maternal caffeine intake >200 mg/day during pregnancy was associated with high weight gain velocity beginning from the first months of life and higher BMI throughout childhood.

No Link Between HbA1c Levels and Wound Healing in Patients With Diabetic Foot Ulcers

No Link Between HbA1c Levels and Wound Healing in Patients With Diabetic Foot Ulcers

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The paradoxical finding of accelerated wound healing and increase in HbA1c in participants with better baseline glycemic control requires confirmation in further studies.

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