The researchers found that, compared with women without gestational diabetes or subsequent diabetes, women with a history of gestational diabetes had significantly higher estimated glomerular filtration rate.
Findings do not support noninferiority of glyburide for prevention of perinatal complications of gestational diabetes.
Researchers investigated whether patients with SLE receive lipid testing and statin prescriptions comparably with patients with diabetes.
Results showed there was a significant crude risk linked to continuing vs discontinuing certain antipsychotics and developing gestational diabetes; for quetiapine the risk was 7.1% vs 4.1% (adjusted relative risk [ARR] 1.28), respectively; among olanzapine users it was 12% vs 4.7% (ARR 1.61), respectively.
Upon review of the proposed supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA), the FDA has determined that the communication plan is no longer needed as an element of the REMS to ensure the benefits of Afrezza outweigh its risks.
Perioperative major adverse cardiovascular and cerebrovascular events are more common among patients with diabetes.
There is a high risk of postoperative mortality among patients undergoing lower-limb amputation.
In this randomized controlled trial, glyburide was not noninferior in terms of the composite rate of macrosomia, neonatal hypoglycemia, and hyperbilirubinemia compared with subcutaneous insulin.
In patients with asymptomatic left ventricular systolic dysfunction, diabetes is associated with an increased risk of developing heart failure.
Targeted diabetes screening based only on age and weight criteria will identify approximately half of US adults with dysglycemia.
The CDC conducted a study to estimate the prevalence of diagnosed diabetes among adults in 2016 by primary type.
Compared to standard insulin treatment, noninsulin antidiabetic agents did not present an increased risk for fetal losses or major malformations when used in the first trimester of pregnancy.
Researchers assessed the associations of pre-pregnancy fitness, moderate-to-vigorous-intensity physical activity, and time spent watching television on subsequent development of gestational diabetes.
Using both public and private health insurance claims data, investigators conducted a retrospective cohort study to assess cardiovascular risk in the setting of diabetes and rheumatoid arthritis.
Parents and healthcare workers should carefully consider the risk for obesity in infants born to women with diabetes, especially infants born large for gestational age, and should initiate preventive measures where possible.
Link between oral health and diabetes makes dental visits important to diabetes management.
The study results suggest that hidradenitis suppurativa is both a cutaneous disease and a chronic systemic inflammatory condition.
The American Diabetes Association has updated its Clinical Standards of Medical Care guidelines for identifying and managing cardiovascular risk factors in diabetes.
The findings from a national sample underscore the importance of developing policies and programs that reduce the prevalence of obesity.
IPITA and EPITA held a workshop to develop consensus for a joint statement on the definition of function and failure of current and future forms of β-cell replacement therapy.
Changes in depressive symptoms can predict improvement in self-efficacy and adherence to diabetes management.
The composite significant kidney event end point was defined as the first occurrence of ≥30% decline in eGFR to an eGFR <60mL/min/1.73m2, initiation of dialysis or kidney transplant.
The growth in diabetes prevalence and medical costs is primarily among the population aged 65 years and older, contributing to a growing economic cost to the Medicare program.
The FDA reviewed data for the device through the de novo premarket review pathway, a regulatory pathway for novel, low-to-moderate-risk devices that are not substantially equivalent to an already legally marketed device.
For patients with diabetic macular edema, repeated ranibizumab treatment does not appear to be associated with impaired macular perfusion.
For adults aged 18 to 64 years with diabetes, there was an increase in health insurance coverage after implementation of the Affordable Care Act.
Abnormal glucose metabolism was detected in 1 out of 3 patients with nondiabetic percutaneous coronary intervention and was independently associated with a significantly higher event risk.
Oral vitamin E supplementation consisting of 400 mg/day mixed tocotrienols for 1 year may not result in improved neuropathic pain symptoms in patients with diabetic peripheral neuropathy.
High-quality studies are needed to determine whether tight intrapartum glycemic control is superior to more relaxed glycemic targets intrapartum for women with diabetes in pregnancy.
The acute-to-chronic glycemic ratio provided better prognostic insight with regard to in-hospital mortality and morbidity outcomes compared with glycemia levels at hospital admission in patients with diabetes who had an acute myocardial infarction.
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