A fixed-dose combination pill of sitagliptin and simvastatin (Juvisync). The first product to combine a type 2 diabetes drug and a statin, it is currently available in dosage strengths for ... Prescribing information for the drug informs doctors of the
A large part of her work is follow-up for chronic conditions like diabetes or hypertension, but she also does general primary care.
More attention is paid to those with chronic conditions like heart failure, diabetes, or emphysema.
A label change on multi-dose diabetes pen devices warning against sharing the devices, which are intended for single patient use only.
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
Assessing the Net Value of Health Care for Patients with Type 2 Diabetes, 1997-2005. ... ACP Summer Session was a two-day CME event that covered key topics and management strategies in the areas of cardiology, diabetes, pulmonary diseases, and
ACP announces new, updated Practice Advisor modules. “Diagnosis and Initial Management of Hypertension,” “Management of Uncontrolled Hypertension,” “Managing Diabetes Mellitus,” and other ACP Practice Advisor modules are available for
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,
CMS officials believe that the adopted CPT transitional care management codes are defined broadly enough to incorporate treatment of chronic conditions, such as Alzheimer's disease, diabetes and HIV, and the
Dr. Close, who normally cares for patients with diabetes and other chronic diseases, said the influx also caused “collateral damage” by pushing aside patients who weren't injured in the disaster.