For women, athletes with fT levels in the highest tertile had significantly better performance in the 400-meter sprint, 400-meter hurdles, 800-meter sprint, hammer throw, and pole vault.
To learn more about weight-neutral diabetes care, Endocrinology Advisor checked in with experts in the field to discuss existing research and takeaways for clinicians.
Can a weight-neutral approach improve care for patients with diabetes?
The American Heart Association and Heart Failure Society released a joint scientific statement summarizing the effects of type 2 diabetes management on heart failure outcomes.
An osteoporosis diagnosis may affect a patient’s mental health because of diminished quality of life, fear of falling, embarrassment about posture changes, or general depression about the diagnosis.
Years before the first closed-loop insulin delivery system was approved, patients with diabetes had already been implementing the technology into their own care.
Researchers found data that support many reasons for infertility in both men and women with rheumatoid arthritis. For the best chance for a successful pregnancy outcome, it is suggested that being on well controlled safe, anti-rheumatic drugs for at least 3 to 6 months prior to pregnancy provides the best chance for women patients with rheumatoid arthritis.
In patients with disorders of sex development, early diagnosis and care from a multidisciplinary team yield better outcomes.
Dr Christine Lee discusses her work on how to capture the patient’s voice by using multiple data sources, such as unstructured FDA archival data and social media.
Endocrinology Advisor spoke with Dr Andrew Dauber about the possible benefits of genetic testing for diagnosing short stature.
To shed light on this re-emerging phenomenon of physician house calls, MPR interviewed three experts.
Disorders of thyroid function are common in type 1 and type 2 diabetes, and a growing number of cases of subclinical hypothyroidism are being detected.
Advances in our understanding of how genetic factors influence height have made it clear that many cases labeled idiopathic short stature actually have an underlying genetic etiology.
Physicians must recognize that patients with rare diseases are often the experts on their conditions.
As rates of physician burnout continue to climb, a diverse group of researchers weigh in on enhancing resilience and particularly emphasize enlightening educators about how resilience develops during residency.
With the direct correlation between metformin use and vitamin B12 deficiency established, implementation of guidelines for B12 screening should be considered.
A team of investigators from both Brigham and Women’s Hospital and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology analyzed data on thousands of inactive ingredients in approved medications to further characterize them and enhance our knowledge of their safety.
When politicians attempt to make changes to health policy based on sentiments rather than on evidence-based conclusions, physicians often find themselves trying to meet unrealistic expectations.
The Grey’s Anatomy effect is a term that describes the disconnect between real-life and television medicine.
Kognito, a health simulation company, is applying its simulation technology to patient education, to address a gap in patient knowledge.