Aortic distensibility independently linked to concentric left ventricular remodeling
Breakfast time mediates the association between morning-evening preference and BMI
Overall, 21, 29, and 13% meet goals for fruit, vegetable, and dairy intake, respectively
Increased risk of CVD for achieved systolic blood pressure of 120 versus 130 or 140 mm Hg
In a study of patients with type 2 diabetes, researchers observed a significantly lower annual decline in estimated glomerular filtration rate among those treated with fenofibrates vs placebo.
In a survey, nearly one-third of hemodialysis patients said they disliked fluid restriction.
Among adults with heart disease, risk increased with DPP-4I vs thiazolidinedione not sulfonylureas
Antidiabetic agents for the treatment of diabetes including maintenance and max doses chart.
DM tied to 6-month mortality, major complications, ICU admission, mechanical ventilation, LOS
10-year lifestyle, weight loss changes increased disability-free years in women, those without CVD
Higher risk of inflammatory bowel disease with longer use of dipeptidyl peptidase-4 inhibitor
AKI hospitalizations were 4 times more likely among patients with diabetes.
Using open flames or high temps to cook red meat, chicken both linked to higher risk of T2DM
However, more data is needed on the long-term safety of chronic intranasal insulin administration
Clinicians should personalize glycemic control goals; aim for HbA1c of 7 to 8% for most adults.
These clusters show differing disease progression and risk of diabetic complications
Treatment effect is greater in patients with dyslipidemia; absolute risk reduction of 2.15%
Earlier diagnosis of T2DM tied to increased mortality, mainly driven by cardiovascular disease mortality
The percentage decline in estimated glomerular filtration rate over an 8-year period was greater among those with vs without diabetes across all quintiles of protein intake.
Prediabetes measured by FPG, 2-hour plasma glucose not linked to increased risk of major event.
A1C is not associated with increased 30-day mortality after controlling for glucose
Improvement in glycemic control, reduction in body weight, SBP; increase in genital mycotic infections.
Working more night shifts per month linked to increased odds of type 2 diabetes
Subtle elevations in fasting glucose and triglycerides associated with developing type 2 diabetes
Mortality rates increasing among those with albumin-to-creatinine ratio 30 mg/g and low eGFR
Risk scores summarizing 8 diseases, markers tied to cancer risk in dose-response manner
Also linked to increased rate of hospitalization; very few receive help with housing through their clinic
Findings demonstrate an important population burden, including hospitalization and death.
AKI associated with 27% increased risk of hypoglycemia among patients with diabetes.
Diabetes and prediabetes duration also tied to worse subclinical systolic function, diastolic relaxation.
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