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Shifting standards for hypertension

The patients who I think are most stuck in the middle now are the patients with diabetes,” he said. ... For now, Dr. Townsend plans to continue to use 140 mm Hg as a target for his patients with diabetes.
March 2016

New meningitis vaccine, hepatitis C drug approved

Liraglutide (Victoza) carries a potential risk of medullary thyroid carcinoma and acute pancreatitis and so is not recommended as first-line therapy for diabetes, a recent safety notice from the manufacturer
January 2015

Taking the leap forward to precision medicine

While the emphasis of precision medicine is now on cancer research and treatment because cancer is inherently genetic, future research will look at diabetes and heart disease as well. ... Instead of treating type 2 diabetes as a single disease, eventual
September 2015

Unmask malnutrition with careful questions

Given a new focus on chronic inflammation as a cause of malnutrition, internists should consider at risk any patient with a chronic disease like heart disease or diabetes who may secondarily ... Granieri said risks for undernutrition include the following
April 2015

Recalls expanded on defibrillators, infusion pumps

Standard text messaging rates will apply. A review by the FDA suggests an increase in the risk of diabetes and certain cardiovascular diseases in men treated with GnRH agonists for prostate ... In addition, patients receiving GnRH agonists should be
July 2010

ICD-10 is still on the way, and readiness remains key

For example, where ICD-9-CM has 59 codes for diabetes, ICD-10-CM will have more than 200 codes. ... 11 designates “type 1 diabetes mellitus with ketoacidosis with coma”).
September 2012

New insulin questioned; carbon emission price proposed

They are like diet and exercise for severe uncontrolled diabetes, necessary but inadequate when what we need is a strong dose of insulin to drive down the glucose quickly.
September 2016

HIV comes of age as disease of mid-to-late life

Kilby said. An HIV diagnosis these days triggers some of the same emotional and lifestyle challenges as, for example, a diagnosis of type 1 diabetes, he said. ... An HIV diagnosis doesn't necessarily complicate treatment for common conditions like
November 2011

Feeding nutrition into your practice

1 risk factor for premature death, according to the report. And in primary care, the consequences of poor nutrition chronically manifest as cardiovascular disease, diabetes, and hyperlipidemia. ... The Diabetes Prevention Program study documents,
January 2017

What economic theory can teach us about retail clinics

For example, patients who are newly diagnosed with chronic conditions such as diabetes or heart failure invariably require long-term follow-up with multidisciplinary teams that comprise physicians, nurses, pharmacists, and
June 2016

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