Search results for "Diabetes"

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Practice achieves NCQA's highest recognition without an EMR

Seven internists already certified through the NCQA's Diabetes Recognition Program were selected to pilot the transformation to the PCMH model. ... For example, the practice chose to document Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set guidelines
January 2011

Asking right questions key to detecting abuse

The partner of a different patient, who had diabetes, would regularly “punish” her by taking her insulin away, and thus the diabetes was poorly controlled, Dr. ... help you, for example, manage their diabetes.
March 2009

Managing medications in patients with heart failure

Dipeptidyl peptidase-4 (DPP-4) inhibitors: These are prescribed for type 2 diabetes. ... FDA Drug Safety Communication. FDA adds warnings about heart failure risk to labels of type 2 diabetes medicines containing saxagliptin and alogliptin.
February 2017

Seeking clarity for opioid prescribing

Doctors already handle challenging drugs, such as prescribing warfarin or starting a patient with diabetes on insulin therapy, Dr. ... with diabetes management, Dr.
April 2015

A silent syndrome with serious side effects Polycystic ovary syndrome can cause infertility, diabetes and/or metabolic syndrome, and distressing physical symptoms like hirsutism and alopecia. ... It's no different than diabetes. You need to
February 2009

Cardiac risks of testosterone, saxagliptin under investigation

A recall of specific lots of insulin cartridges that are used with the t:slim Insulin Pump by Tandem Diabetes Care, because the cartridges may be at risk for leaking, which ... A new indication for the Dexcom G4 Platinum Continuous Monitoring System for
April 2014

Prediabetes: What can doctors call it?

American Diabetes Association. 2. Classification and diagnosis of diabetes. Diabetes Care. ... Reduction in the incidence of type 2 diabetes with lifestyle intervention or metformin.
July 2017

Cardiac care critical for diabetic patients

As cardiologists, we all felt that we were missing things in patients with diabetes. ... Young said. “There's been a lot of doom and gloom about heart disease in diabetes.
July 2009

Hepatitis C drugs offer new options

Dr. Fox. “Educate the patient about other things that would contribute to liver damage, for example, obesity, diabetes, hyperlipidemia.”. ... Fox. Dr. Masur added a few more categories to the referral list, including patients with renal disease or
January 2015

Keep up with vaccine recommendations

of diabetes or heart disease, citing the larger antigen dose. ... The vaccine also should be considered in older patients with diabetes based on their risk factors, such as assisted blood glucose monitoring in group care settings.
September 2013

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