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Type 1 Diabetes Adjunctive Metformin for Insulin Resistance in T1D: A Clinical Perspective

Adjunctive Metformin for Insulin Resistance in T1D: A Clinical Perspective

Although metformin has been studied in randomized trials as adjunctive therapy to insulin in individuals with type 1 diabetes, further investigation in the form of outcomes trials is necessary to assess risks vs benefits.

Practice Management A Few Bad Apples: Managing Malpractice Claims

A Few Bad Apples: Managing Malpractice Claims

Ranking or otherwise gauging physician quality isn't just a way to assign bragging rights — performance metrics can be used to set reimbursement levels, tailor insurance, and identify physicians who are falling behind.

Type 2 Diabetes Advisor SGLT2 Inhibitor, GLP-1 Receptor Agonist Combination Treatment for Type 2 Diabetes: Expert Insights

SGLT2 Inhibitor, GLP-1 Receptor Agonist Combination Treatment for Type 2 Diabetes: Expert Insights

Dr Bush discusses the combination of SGLT2 inhibitors and GLP-1 receptor agonist for the treatment of type 2 diabetes.

Type 2 Diabetes Clinician Perspective: Examining the Link Between Antipsychotics and Diabetes

Clinician Perspective: Examining the Link Between Antipsychotics and Diabetes

Endocrinologist Kevin M. Pantalone, DO, and psychiatrist Christian Kohler, MD, discuss the risk associated with the use of antipsychotic medications in individuals with type 2 diabetes.

Type 2 Diabetes Advisor Medication Adherence in Youth With Type 2 Diabetes: Latest Insights

Medication Adherence in Youth With Type 2 Diabetes: Latest Insights

Barriers and strategies for medication adherence in youth with type 2 diabetes were found to be similar to those observed in youth with other chronic pediatric conditions.

Practice Management What a Building Contractor Taught Me About Informed Consent

What a Building Contractor Taught Me About Informed Consent

Identifying a patient's preferences and goals leads to a care plan that can reflect those goals, and this may improve patient satisfaction.

Type 1 Diabetes Challenges of Long-Distance Air Travel With Type 1 Diabetes

Challenges of Long-Distance Air Travel With Type 1 Diabetes

Long-distance air travel presents numerous unique challenges for insulin-treated patients with diabetes. More accessible and adequate sources of guidance are needed to facilitate travel planning among this patient population.

Cardiovascular and Metabolic Disorders Metabolic Syndrome and Skin Disorders: Association Is More Than Skin Deep

Metabolic Syndrome and Skin Disorders: Association Is More Than Skin Deep

Knowing that certain characteristics increase the risk for dermatology patients who may have metabolic syndrome will enable clinicians to identify patients who may have specific cardiovascular risks.

Type 2 Diabetes Advisor Comorbid and Pharmacologic Factors Increase Risk for Gastrointestinal Disorders in Diabetes

Comorbid and Pharmacologic Factors Increase Risk for Gastrointestinal Disorders in Diabetes

Kevin Pantalone, DO, from the Cleveland Clinic, provides insight into the management of gastrointestinal symptoms in patients with diabetes.

Type 2 Diabetes Advisor Blood Pressure Targets in Type 2 Diabetes: Latest Research

Blood Pressure Targets in Type 2 Diabetes: Latest Research

Experts call on healthcare providers to diligently focus on hypertension as an important comorbid condition that is strongly associated with adverse cardiovascular outcomes, including death.

Obesity Strategies to Prevent Obesity in Children

Strategies to Prevent Obesity in Children

Of various interventions used in nonclinical settings for the prevention of childhood overweight and obesity, school-based programs that combine nutrition and exercise and include a home-based component appear to be the most effective approaches.

Type 2 Diabetes Advisor Antidiabetic Drugs and Cardiovascular Risk: Expert Perspectives

Antidiabetic Drugs and Cardiovascular Risk: Expert Perspectives

Although many of the newer antidiabetic drugs have demonstrated favorable outcomes in clinical trials, some have also been associated with increased risk of adverse CV outcomes.

Androgen and Reproductive Disorders Updated Clinical Practice Guidelines on Testosterone Therapy in Men With Hypogonadism

Updated Clinical Practice Guidelines on Testosterone Therapy in Men With Hypogonadism

Testosterone therapy is recommended in men with hypogonadism to correct symptoms of testosterone deficiency. Men who are otherwise healthy do not need to be screened for hypogonadism.

Obesity Semaglutide May Be Useful for Treating Obesity in People Without Diabetes

Semaglutide May Be Useful for Treating Obesity in People Without Diabetes

In combination with dietary and physical activity counseling, all semaglutide doses from 0.05-0.4 mg daily were tolerated and resulted in dose-related reductions in body weight among people with obesity without diabetes.

Type 2 Diabetes Case for Continuous Glucose Monitoring in Youth-Onset Type 2 Diabetes

Case for Continuous Glucose Monitoring in Youth-Onset Type 2 Diabetes

An increasing number of studies support the use of continuous glucose monitoring in adult patients with T2D, and the observed benefits are likely to extend to youth with T2D.

Type 2 Diabetes Advisor Behavior Change Technique in Type 2 Diabetes: An Expert Perspective

Behavior Change Technique in Type 2 Diabetes: An Expert Perspective

Although research on the role of behavior change technique for implementing dietary changes in patients with type 2 diabetes has yielded conflicting results, individualizing techniques and goals may help encourage long-term sustainability of positive eating habits.

Pediatric Endocrinology Growth and Development Differences During Puberty in Children With T1D

Growth and Development Differences During Puberty in Children With T1D

Study showed gender-discordant metabolic impairment during puberty that was correlated with peak growth velocity in boys, but not in girls.

Practice Management Expert Reflects on the Crisis of Physician Suicides

Expert Reflects on the Crisis of Physician Suicides

Every year, suicide takes the lives of close to 400 physicians and takes medical care from as many as 1 million patients.

Bone Metabolism Osteoporosis Management: Tailoring a Sequenced Treatment Approach

Osteoporosis Management: Tailoring a Sequenced Treatment Approach

Considering the effective osteoporosis treatments now available, there is an opportunity to individualize therapy for patients at various levels of risk.

General Endocrinology Metabolic Syndrome and Gout: What's the Link?

Metabolic Syndrome and Gout: What's the Link?

Michael Pillinger, MD, professor of medicine at New York University School of Medicine, spoke with Rheumatology Advisor about his team's recent review of gout and metabolic syndrome.

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