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Women have smaller improvement in HbA1c and more hypoglycemia and nocturnal hypoglycemia.
Age a strong influencer; almost 50% of people 60 and older have the condition.
No benefit for personalized education, diabetes risk assessment performed during ophthalmologic visits.
Study suggests caffeine may help maintain healthy blood flow and sexual function.
Increased odds of erectile dysfunction and/or lower urinary tract symptoms in men with T1DM.
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.
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)