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Urine haptoglobin, is a novel biomarker and complement to urine albumin for predicting kidney damage in patients with type 2 diabetes.
A lower BP was associated with a substantially lower risk of adverse renal outcomes, regardless of the prior assigned glycemic control strategy.
Blood glucose profile at discharge using CGM seems useful to predict HbA1c level after discharge in patients with type 2 diabetes.
The researchers found that 4.6% of participants developed ESRD and 20.6% died during 30 years of follow-up.
Conditions such as chronic illness, mental illness, or substance abuse commonly overlap with each other and with poverty, which contributes to poor health.
In patients with diabetes, deferred revascularization is associated with poor medium-term outcomes
In cross-sectional analyses there was a 13% reduction in prevalent diabetes with reduction of chemical exposures.
Diabetes patients are urged to physically move at least every 30 minutes throughout the day to improve blood glucose management.
Insulin-sparing and insulin-sensitizing drugs should be the preferred treatment choices for patients with type 2 diabetes.
Use of the glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor agonist lowered 24-hour urinary albumin excretion rate by 32% over 12 weeks versus placebo.
Those who exercised at least 150 minutes a week had a 26% lower risk of developing type 2 diabetes, and exercising more than the recommended 150 minutes has even greater benefits in reducing the risk of diabetes.
Treatment with saxagliptin was associated with improvement in ACR categories for individuals with normoalbuminuria, microalbuminuria, and macroalbuminuria.
Overweight women without diabetes who ate a high-protein diet did not show improvement in insulin sensitivity.
The prevalence of childhood and adolescent overweight and obesity leads to a substantially increased future diagnosis of diabetes.
Genetic increase of SBP levels are linked to greater risk of type 2 diabetes.
NEPHROLOGY & UROLOGY NEWS
- Acute Kidney Injury (AKI)
- Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)
- Contrast Nephropathy
- Cardiovascular Disease (CVD)
- Diabetic Nephropathy
- End-stage Renal Disease (ESRD)
- Lupus Nephritis
- Peritoneal Dialysis
- Secondary Hyperparathyroidism (SHPT)