A Digital-First Model of Diabetes Care

Diabetes Technology&Therapeutics,Volume 21, Issue S2, Page S2-52-S2-58, June 2019.
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To evaluate the risk of postoperative complications among diabetic and nondiabetic patients stratified by hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c).
Source: The Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology - Category: OBGYN Authors: Tags: Virtual Poster Session 2: Basic Science/Research/Education (1:20 PM – 1:30 PM) 1:20 PM: STATION R Source Type: research
Alzheimer ’s disease (AD) is the most common neurodegenerative disease affecting the elderly worldwide. Mitochondrial dysfunction has been proposed as a key event in the etiology of AD. We have previously modeled amyloid-beta (Aβ)-induced mitochondrial dysfunction in a transgenicCaenorhabditis elegans strain by expressing human A β peptide specifically in neurons (GRU102). Here, we focus on the deeper metabolic changes associated with this Aβ-induced mitochondrial dysfunction. Integrating metabolomics, transcriptomics and computational modeling, we identify alterations in Tricarboxylic Acid (TCA) cycle...
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A new study from the University of Geneva, in Switzerland, found having a fatty liver might be another cause of type 2 diabetes because it can produce glucose on its own.
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For years, scientists assumed that mitochondria — the energy-generating centers of living cells — worked much like household batteries, generating energy from a chemical reaction inside a single chamber or cell. Now, UCLA researchers have shown that mitochondria are instead made up of many individual bioelectric units that generate energy in an array, similar to a Tesla electric car battery that packs thousands of battery cells to manage energy safely and provide fast access to very high current.“Nobody had looked at this before because we were so locked into this way of thinking; the assumption was that ...
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This study sought to evaluate the effectiveness of PAP therapy for SDB on AF recurrence.Methods:This was a single-center, retrospective study conducted at a tertiary referral center. All adult patients who had SDB on polysomnography and underwent AF intervention (ablation or cardioversion) following polysomnography from January 1992-December 2014 were analyzed. Primary outcome was time to first-documented recurrence of AF after AF intervention by Kaplan–Meier estimates.Results:Among 30,188 patients with obstructive and central SDB, 429 had this diagnosis before AF intervention; 269 were“PAP-adherent users,&rdqu...
Source: Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine : JCSM - Category: Sleep Medicine Source Type: research
In conclusion, on the basis of the current scientific research, it may be possible to formulate new therapies and achieve the appropriate selection of patients who can benefit from these therapies.
Source: International Urology and Nephrology - Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: research
This study examined the association between neighbourhood socioeconomic disadvantage and serious mental illness (SMI)–type 2 diabetes (T2D) comorbidity in an Australian population using routinely collected clinical data. We hypothesised that neighbourhood socioeconomic disadvantage is positively associated with T2D comorbidity in SMI. The analysis considered 3816 individuals with an SMI living in the Illawarra and Shoalhaven regions of NSW, Australia, between 2010 and 2017. Multilevel logistic regression models accounting for suburb (neighbourhood) level clustering were used to assess the association between neig...
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First study of its kind to show that although low doses of statins appear protective of bone health, high doses may increase risk for osteoporosis.Medscape Medical News
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Treatment with mifepristone resulted in increased levothyroxine requirements among patients with Cushing disease and central hypothyroidism.Journal of the Endocrine Society
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- Collaboration combines Abbott ′s world-leading glucose sensing technology with Omada Health's best-in-class, proprietary digital coaching platform to provide personalized, on-the-go care
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