Two quotes from the article:. "It has been fun to create a system where there is a real strong interdisciplinary approach to managing diabetes," said the executive director of one practice.
A diabetes“ huddle sheet” was developed for MAs to track the diabetes core metrics needed before the patient visit. ... The Practice Transformation site focuses on the following steps:. 1. Understand current state and future of diabetes care.
Endo 08: Diabetes gender gap. As soul icon James Brown told us, "This is a man's world.". ... have poorer control of, their diabetes and heart disease than comorbid men.
QD: News Every Day--Prevent diabetes to bend the health care cost curve. ... Health spending associated with diabetes and prediabetes is about $194 billion this year, or 7% of U.S.
Authors noted that, while results of the study are encouraging, diabetes prevalence is likely to rise in the future if diabetes incidence is not curtailed. ... than previous reports and consistent with improvements in several risk factors, complications,
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.
Also, high body iron stores have been shown to be associated with an elevated risk of diabetes, the authors wrote. ... Finally, adjustment for BMIs suggests that weight gain and obesity partially explain the diabetes.
A Saturday-morning session will look at glucose control and HbA1c goals in type 2 diabetes.
Booklet for pregnant patients with diabetes. On the heels of a study that found pre-pregnancy diabetes increases the risk for birth defects, the NIDDK is giving away a patient guide: ... It's a 44-page booklet with info about checking and controlling
An ever-changing knowledge base without clear consensus makes diabetes management especially challenging. ... 50 with diabetes, especially those taking TZDs, are potential candidates for a screening bone density test,” he said.