Batya Swift Yasgur, MA, LSW

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Incorporating Guidelines Into Clinical Practice: An Interview With Gary L. LeRoy, MD

Incorporating Guidelines Into Clinical Practice: An Interview With Gary L. LeRoy, MD

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Despite their advantages, many clinicians do not necessarily agree with the centrality or content of CPGs. Others — especially primary care physicians (PCPs) — are overwhelmed by the vast and ever-increasing numbers of guidelines issued by multiple societies.

The Obesity Paradox in Diabetes: Conceptual and Clinical Approaches

The Obesity Paradox in Diabetes: Conceptual and Clinical Approaches

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Overweight and obesity are established risk factors for the development of metabolic diseases, including diabetes, hypertension, dyslipidemia, and cardiovascular disease.

Should Physicians Treat Family and Friends? Three Experts Weigh In

Should Physicians Treat Family and Friends? Three Experts Weigh In

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Although all of the guidelines acknowledge that there are emergent situations in which providing care for a family member or friend is not only permissible but also essential, other situations are frowned upon.

Assessing the Link Between Chronic Migraine and Insulin Resistance

Assessing the Link Between Chronic Migraine and Insulin Resistance

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Study assessed the relationship of fasting neuropeptide Y with insulin resistance, β-cell function, and glucagon-like peptide-1 secretion in nonobese female patients with chronic migraine.

Efficacy of Antimicrobial Treatments In Diabetic Foot Ulcers Examined

Efficacy of Antimicrobial Treatments In Diabetic Foot Ulcers Examined

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Researchers examined 22 randomized controlled trials to evaluate effects of various treatments on diabetic foot ulcers.

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