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
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.
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.
QD: News Every Day--Residents aren't learning how to treat diabetes properly. ... Internal medicine residency programs aren't doing enough to teach quality treatment for diabetes, concluded a study, which doesn't bode well for doctors who will eventually
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 talk at Tuesday's “Diabetes for the Internist” precourse reviewed some of the most significant recent advances in insulin, including new concentrations and combinations with other medications, new delivery mechanisms,
But the latest in diabetes self-management education requires none of these accoutrements. ... This one included an endocrinologist, a certified diabetes educator and a nurse practitioner.
Today is World Diabetes Day, and to recognize that, a famous Belgian statue of a small boy is peeing blue. ... Racing. All in support of a good cause though--raising awareness of diabetes in children.
There were 13,284 incident cases of type 2 diabetes among 352,384 participants with follow-up periods ranging from four to 22 years. ... All participants were diabetes free at baseline. Asian (Chinese and Japanese) populations averaged three to four
Learn 10 guiding principles for the care of people with or at risk for diabetes. ... They got several major organizations to agree on 10 principles of diabetes care.