Increased compliance with continuous positive airway pressure therapy may reduce the risk for the development of diabetic retinopathy in patients with type 2 diabetes who have obstructive sleep apnea.
The initiation of metformin therapy was associated with a lower risk for asthma exacerbations.
Assessment and management of comorbidities of gout can reduce future stroke risk in female patients.
Cortical bidirectional axial transmission measurements may be useful for fracture risk assessment in postmenopausal women.
Patients with plaque psoriasis have a reduced health-related quality of life, mainly in terms of emotional aspects.
Hypertension and diabetes are especially prevalent comorbidities in obese patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
The presence of primary hypertension does not appear to have an effect on the prognosis of postmenopausal osteoporosis.
A study was conducted to assess the safety, tolerability, and efficacy of methyl estradiolpropanoate, a topical soft estrogen cosmeceutical for the treatment of estrogen-deficient skin.
The odds of developing COPD were considerably higher in both men and women with class III obesity compared with normal weight individuals.