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T2D, Without Other Risks, Not Tied to Excess Mortality

Individuals with type 2 diabetes who were free of other risk factors (elevated glycated hemoglobin level, elevated low-density LDL, albuminuria, smoking, and elevated blood pressure) did not appear to have any excess mortality risk. Note that despite the ...

Source: MedPage Today
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Mayo Clinic, Johns Hopkins named best hospitals for diabetes, endocrinology care

Mayo Clinic and Johns Hopkins Hospital received top honors for diabetes and endocrinology on U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals Survey. Mayo Clinic was also listed first on the U.S. News and World Report’s Best Hospitals Honor Roll for the third ...

Source: Healio
Published: 14 Aug 2018

Risk factor modification can reduce, eliminate excess mortality, CVD risk in type 2 diabetes

Swedish adults with type 2 diabetes with five selected risk factor variables within the target range had only marginally higher risks for death, stroke and myocardial infarction vs. the overall population without diabetes, although excess risk for ...

Source: Healio
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Mixed Data on SGLT-2 Inhibitors' Amputation Risk

Be aware that sodium-glucose cotransporter 2 (SGLT-2) inhibitors may be tied to an increased risk for lower extremity amputations compared with other type 2 diabetes therapies, based on a retrospective cohort study. Note that it remains unclear if the risk ...

Source: MedPage Today
Published: 13 Aug 2018

FAQ: How and Why We Rank and Rate Hospitals

There are 16 specialty areas. In 12, ranking is determined mostly by data: cancer, cardiology & heart surgery, diabetes & endocrinology, ear, nose & throat, gastroenterology & GI surgery, geriatrics, gynecology, nephrology, neurology & neurosurgery ...

Source: U.S. News & World Report - Health
Published: 14 Aug 2018

Ji Hyun Chun Part 2, American Society of Endocrine Physician Assistants

In part 2 of this Exclusive Interview, Ji Hyun Chun talks with Diabetes in Control Publisher Steve Freed during the AACE 2018 convention in Boston, MA about the organization of endocrine PAs and working with diabetes patients. Ji Hyun Chun PA-C ...

Source: Diabetes in Control
Published: 07 Aug 2018

ADA Releases Updated Guidelines for Managing Pediatric Type 1 Diabetes

The American Diabetes Association (ADA) has issued updated guidelines on managing type 1diabetes (T1D) in children and adolescents. The guidelines are available online and will be published in the September 2018 print issue of Diabetes Care. 1 A team of 8 ...

Source: endocrinologyadvisor.com
Published: 13 Aug 2018

Hepatic Markers Linked to Early Predictors of Type 2 Diabetes Risk in Women

The circulating hepatic markers of alanine aminotransferase/aspartate aminotransferase (ALT/AST) ratio and fetuin-A are early risk indicators of type 2 diabetes in women, according to a study published in The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism.

Source: endocrinologyadvisor.com
Published: 03 Aug 2018

Massachusetts General Hospital Rankings & Ratings

A hospital's overall Diabetes & Endocrinology score is based on various data categories, including volume of high-risk patients, nurse staffing and patient survival. The 50 top-scoring hospitals are nationally ranked. See the full U.S. News national ...

Source: US News Health
Published: 01 Aug 2018

Cleveland Clinic Rankings & Ratings

A hospital's overall Diabetes & Endocrinology score is based on various data categories, including outcomes such as patient survival, volume of high-risk patients, key programs, services and staff, and professional recognition of the hospital. The 50 top ...

Source: US News Health
Published: 03 Aug 2018

Endocrine Society experts examine how diabetes harms body's smallest blood vessels

The Endocrine Society issued a new Scientific Statement today examining how diabetes damages the body's smallest blood vessels as well as how the condition affects the body's natural repair processes designed to protect the eyes, kidneys, nerves and other ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 08 Nov 2017

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism Journal Publishes Scientific Paper Authored by Oramed Scientists

JERUSALEM, Oct. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Oramed Pharmaceuticals Inc. (ORMP) (www.oramed.com), a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company focused on the development of oral drug delivery systems, announced today the publication of a new paper co-authored by ...

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 17 Oct 2017

LMC Announces New Diabetes & Endocrinology Specialist Clinic in Ottawa

OTTAWA, Ontario--(BUSINESS WIRE)--LMC, North America’s largest specialist care provider in diabetes and endocrinology, announced today that it will be opening its newest clinic in April 2017 to better serve the Ottawa region. The new LMC Ottawa clinic ...

Source: Business Wire
Published: 20 Mar 2017

LMC Announces New Diabetes & Endocrinology Specialist Clinic near MUHC Glen Site

MONTREAL--(BUSINESS WIRE)--LMC, North America’s largest specialist care provider in diabetes and endocrinology, announced today that it will be opening its newest clinic in March 2017 to better serve the Montreal population. The new LMC Montreal Glen ...

Source: Business Wire
Published: 10 Jan 2017

How a Transplanted Face Transformed a Young Woman’s Life

Taking charge of Katie’s care, Gastman organized a multidisciplinary team of 15 specialists to address all her issues, from endocrinology to psychiatry ... other cancers, and diabetes. In 2016 at a conference in Paris, Coffman heard a member of a ...

Source: National Geographic
Published: 14 Aug 2018

Strongbridge Biopharma, Inc (SBBP) CEO Matthew Pauls on Q2 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Importantly, 38% had a diagnosis of diabetes at baseline. 71% had a diagnosis of hypertension ... We believe MACRILEN fulfills a critical unmet medical need in the diagnosis of ADHD, a rare and endocrine condition that is often overlooked and under diagnosed.

Source: Seeking Alpha
Published: 12 Aug 2018

Senseonics Holdings Inc. (SENS) CEO Tim Goodnow on Q2 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

I never thought I would want to do a procedure and that’s why I got into endocrinology, but with the procedure as simple as Eversense I am in. Finally, a sensor my patients will want. Senior representatives from leading diabetes institutions were eager ...

Source: Seeking Alpha
Published: 09 Aug 2018

Endocrine Society Diabetes, Diversity Programs Win Association Honors

Newswise — Washington, DC—An Endocrine Society-led diabetes initiative’s interactive tools earned top honors and two other Society programs won Silver in the ASAE 2015 Power of A Awards, the Society announced today. The Accurate Insulin Decisions ...

Source: Newswise
Published: 19 Jun 2015

Endocrine Society Recommends Universal Diabetes Testing at First Prenatal Visit

Newswise — Chevy Chase, MD—The Endocrine Society is encouraged by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force’s (USPSTF) efforts to promote gestational diabetes screening and recommends going a step further to identify undiagnosed type 2 diabetes cases ...

Source: Newswise
Published: 14 Jan 2014

Endocrine Society calls for integrative approach to improve diabetes care

To provide integrated care for people who have diabetes and may be at risk of developing related medical complications, the U.S. health care system needs to continue building effective multidisciplinary care team models, according to new recommendations ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 23 Mar 2016