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Depression is common in patients receiving chronic hemodialysis but seems to be ineffectively treated.
Researchers observed a reduced risk of all-cause mortality and CVD with dapagliflozin and a lower risk of mortality with dipeptidyl-peptidase-4 inhibitors.
Diabetes without insulin did not appear to increase thromboembolic risk in patients with atrial fibrillation treated with anticoagulation.
The document addresses important new issues in diabetes management, including metabolic surgery and a more specific definition of hypoglycemia.
Prediabetes does not always show clear symptoms; however, it can lead to type 2 diabetes, heart disease, or stroke.
Among all women, PPD risk increased with advanced age and gestational diabetes.
Fasting glucose is specific but not sensitive, and HbA1c is neither sensitive nor specific.
Researchers observed a high efficacy rate for both glyburide and metformin.
Men with diabetes, but not women, had excess mortality risk associated with depression and anxiety.
The most frequent enterovirus types included coxsackievirus A4, coxsackievirus A2, and coxsackievirus A16.
Developing personalized nutrition goals with a registered dietitian can be effective in managing non-insulin-dependent diabetes.
Adequate fiber intake is critical for maintaining good health, but only 5% of Americans consume the recommended daily amount.
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SGLT2 receptor blockers are only approved for type 2 diabetes.
An older male patient started antidepressants for neuropathy pain but developed hyponatremia as a result.
Are more aggressive approaches to cardiac work up warranted in patients with diabetes?
Alpha-lipoic acid, 600mg daily, is an effective treatment option for patients with diabetic peripheral neuropathy.
Patients who forget to take Metformin SR twice daily can be switched to Metformin XR with once daily dosing.
When diagnosing the cause of chronic abdominal pain, a more specific history and a broad consideration of causes can help with diagnosis.