Long-standing diabetes linked to higher risk for both all-cause and cardiovascular mortality.
Rates of early-onset CVD higher for offspring of mothers with history of CVD, diabetes complications.
No metformin recalls affect US market at the moment.
Risks increased for all-cause mortality, cardiovascular events, microvascular complications.
Agency says new generic versions could create competition that would drive down prices
Researchers assessed the risk for gout among adults receiving a sodium-glucose cotransporter 2 inhibitor vs a glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor agonist.
Regardless of PSA levels triggering biopsy, no difference in prostate cancer detection at biopsy.
WASHINGTON—Canagliflozin showed a protective effect against kidney function decline in patients with type 2 diabetes and a baseline estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR) below 30 mL/min/1.73 m2, new study findings presented at the American Society of Nephrology’s Kidney Week 2019 meeting suggest. The findings are from a post-hoc subgroup analysis of the phase 3 CREDENCE…
Use of insulin also independently increases risk for ventricular arrhythmia, sudden cardiac arrest.
Case volume was an estimated 81 incident diabetes cases per cardiologist, lower than endocrinologists, nephrologists