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Addition of CCTA-detected obstructive coronary artery disease to risk factors ups prediction of MACE.
The rates of overall symptomatic hypoglycemia for insulin degludec vs insulin glargine were 185.6 vs 265.4 episodes per 100 PYEs.
Patients who achieved SVR had a greater drop in HbA1c associated with antiviral treatment than those who sustained treatment failure.
Between 2002 and 2013, heart failure hospitalizations declined by 30.8% nationwide, and continue to drop.
Therapeutic inertia was seen in 18.1% of the 12,730 patients with HbA1c of ≥8% at baseline or during follow-up.
The researchers found that 57% of participants expressed interest in learning their secondary germline findings, while 29% and 14%, respectively, were equivocal or disinterested.
The researchers found that new-onset AF correlated with increased risk of heart failure in multivariable models.
Earlier treatment remained significantly correlated with lower in-hospital mortality in multivariate analysis.
In a real-world population, patients with diabetes with high rates of statin and aspirin treatment had the same risk of cardiovascular events.
What's important is that doctors and other health-care providers, as well as patients, don't just assume these differences are normal and inconsequential.
The researchers found no differences between the groups in how well their blood glucose levels were controlled or in their quality of life.
In 96.2% of the episodes, blood glucose levels returned to normal within 30 minutes.
The researchers found that the primary outcome of first occurrence of an adjudicated major cardiovascular event occurred in 8.5% and 9.3% of patients in the degludec and glargine groups, respectively.
Study findings suggest that the medication may offer renal protection.
The investigators found that patients taking SGLT2 inhibitors were approximately twice as likely to develop diabetic ketoacidosis than those taking DPP4 inhibitors.
NEPHROLOGY & UROLOGY NEWS
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- Lupus Nephritis
- Peritoneal Dialysis
- Secondary Hyperparathyroidism (SHPT)
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