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Benefits for early insulin initiation without increasing risk of hypoglycemia, health care costs.
But nearly half take a prescription cardiovascular drug, almost a fifth have diabetes.
Drinking water, unsweetened tea or coffee instead lowered risk by 25%.
Patients discharged with home health or to a skilled nursing facility also were more likely to be readmitted.
Recipients of diabetic donor kidneys—especially diabetic recipients—are at increased risk of graft loss and death.
CABG patients with type 1 diabetes had twice the mortality risk, while type 2 patients had a smaller but significant increased risk.
Type 2 diabetes and its associated comorbidities often require polypharmacotherapy, which may result in poor adherence to treatment.
Among geriatric patients with new-onset diabetes, mortality risk is up with a hyperglycemic crisis episode.
Over 12 months, the exercise intervention increased participants' activity level by 2 or more metabolic equivalents.
Concomitant use of these medications may result in B12 deficiency-induced neuropathy.
Underlying diabetes affected 1 in 10 heart attack patients, yet was recognized by the care team only a third of the time.
Daily capsules trigger protective immune response in high-risk children.
Prolonged androgen deprivation treatment ups risk in older men with prostate cancer, especially those with comorbidities.
High blood glucose might interfere with normal brain development, researcher says.
Treatment of impaired fasting glucose, impaired glucose tolerance can delay progression to 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)