This guy's real focus, though, seems to be peripheral neuropathy, an often-painful condition seen in diabetes and other disorders. ... Much of the treatment of neuropathy is the treatment of the underlying disorder, such as diabetes.
For example, look for risk factors associated with coronary artery disease, such as smoking, diabetes, or hypertension, because these can be precursors of sexual dysfunction.
CMS officials believe that the adopted CPT transitional care management codes are defined broadly enough to incorporate treatment of chronic conditions, such as Alzheimer's disease, diabetes and HIV, and the
Efficacy is based on a trial of patients without diabetes showing an average weight loss of 4.5% from baseline, with 62% of treated patients losing at least 5% of their
Athletes play with a surprising range of chronic conditions, including type 1 diabetes, osteoporosis and sickle cell trait.
Drawing lines. Envision a scenario: Milt is 87. Over the years he's developed diabetes, high blood pressure, arthritis, lumbago (back pain), hearing loss, too many moles to count, and high
A large part of her work is follow-up for chronic conditions like diabetes or hypertension, but she also does general primary care.
If it were I pointing the finger I would include cancer, heart disease, diabetes, and pretty much all of medicine. ... Type II diabetes is a complicated disorder affected by both genetics and behavior whose treatment can in part be treated with proper
For example, the chance that a patient is being seen just for diabetes is low. ... Many people with diabetes also have hypertension or hypercholesterolemia. “Having a guideline recommendation that addresses a single disease condition may not be enough
That's not necessarily the case. One example is, we want to get HbA1c under 8% for patients with diabetes. ... We can discuss what number is best for patients. We can say that most people with diabetes should be at 7%.