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Demystifying the diagnosis of PCOS

The new guidelines outline the myriad health concerns in women with PCOS, such as a fourfold increased risk of type 2 diabetes in the U.S. ... Indeed, PCOS is a leading risk factor for prediabetes and type 2 diabetes in adolescent and young adult
November 2018

Weighing the options for bariatric surgery

In patients with suboptimal diabetes control, he said he looks for evidence of adherence to medications and blood glucose testing. ... Stanford said. For example, patients with type 2 diabetes might no longer require insulin or the issue could resolve
January 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

It's not too late to start quality reporting and get paid for it

For example, one measure can be related to diabetes, one to falls prevention and the third to urinary continence. ... Diabetes mellitus Intent to report code: G8485 Included reporting codes: 1-Hgb A.
July 2008

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

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

Internists healing tsunami's aftereffects

and diabetes, among others, that had been exacerbated by a lack of medicine since the earthquake.
September 2011

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

Clearing the air about climate change

As temperatures edge upward, doctors should watch out for vulnerable patients, whether it's those with respiratory conditions and other chronic diseases such as cardiovascular disease or diabetes, those who have
September 2016

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

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