This regulatory update covers warnings to lower zolpidem doses in women and approvals for a new drug to improve blood glucose control in adults with type 2 diabetes. ... control in adults with type 2 diabetes, along with diet and exercise.
This issue covers topics including management of diabetes in the elderly, the public release of Medicare payments to physicians, and new approaches to antivirals as flu season begins. ... As part of managing diabetes therapy in their practice, internists
An ever-changing knowledge base without clear consensus makes diabetes management especially challenging. ... The typical strategy for reducing diabetes complications—good glucose control—seems not to apply in bone health.
The Closing the Gap project began by collecting data on the practices' diabetes-related procedures and patients. ... The overwhelming response led to its reprinting for phase II of the Diabetes Initiative.
Aizenberg. According to the American Diabetes Association (ADA), high-risk patients include those with:. ... Diabetes Metab Res Rev. 2012;28 Suppl 1:225-31. [PMID: 22271742]. Embil JM, Trepman E.
well as lost more weight and experienced larger reductions in diabetes medication use. ... How do we define cure of diabetes? Diabetes Care. 2009;32:2133-5. [PMID: 19875608] doi:10.2337/dc09-9036.
The question is whether and when the process is worthwhile for patients with relatively uncomplicated type 2 diabetes. ... Another issue that crosses socioeconomic boundaries, particularly among patients with diabetes, is depression.
Including expanded online diabetes management offerings and MKSAP updates. ACP's Diabetes Portal. ... The ACP Diabetes Portal, a site that was developed to assist the entire clinical care team in ensuring high-quality care of patients with diabetes, has
If you define diabetes as a fasting glucose of 126 or more, what is 124? ... Preventive Services Task Force found little direct evidence for targeted or mass diabetes screening.
Add to this the latest CDC estimate that 86 million patients have prediabetes, and the number of diabetes cases will conceivably multiply in coming years. ... Photo by iStock. During her session at the “Diabetes for the Internist” pre-course at