CDC Assesses Burden of Eye Disorders in Adults With Diabetes
THURSDAY, July 18, 2019 -- Eye disorders frequently affect adults aged 45 years and older with diagnosed diabetes, and disorders are more common for those with diagnosed diabetes for 10 years or more, according to a July data brief published by the...
Authors: Rosenberg CR, Abazari A, Chou TY, Weissbart SB Abstract A retrospective chart review examined adult patients with herpes simplex (HSV) and zoster (HZO) keratitis at a single institution. Patients who suffered a poor outcome (defined as visually significant corneal scarring, neurotrophic keratitis, secondary glaucoma, or requiring corneal surgery) were identified and each outcome type was analyzed in relation to age, sex, diabetes mellitus, immunosuppression, and a prior history of ≥2 ocular procedures. Advanced age, diabetes mellitus, and a prior history of ≥2 ocular procedures may be risk factors fo...
CONCLUSIONS: In the first 10 years of life, from prospectively collected serial growth measurements, we found no evidence of impaired childhood growth before CD and CDA development as identified through early and periodic screening. PMID: 32941083 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Publication date: Available online 18 September 2020Source: Progress in Retinal and Eye ResearchAuthor(s): Sayon Roy, Dongjoon Kim
CONCLUSIONS: The present study firstly provided quantitative information for metformin effects on weight in different disease states, including patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus, patients with antipsychotic induced weight gain, patients with obesity. PMID: 32940086 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Publication date: Available online 17 September 2020Source: Nutrition, Metabolism and Cardiovascular DiseasesAuthor(s): Andrea Demarchi, Stefano Cornara, Alberto Somaschini, Federico Fortuni, Alessandro Mandurino-Mirizzi, Gabriele Crimi, Marco Ferlini, Massimiliano Gnecchi, Stefano De Servi, Luigi Oltrona Visconti, Gaetano Maria De Ferrari
Conclusion The high risk of falls was found in more than half of the older adults, which varied according to the reason for hospitalization and comorbidities, being more frequent in those hospitalized for lung disease and in those who had Diabetes.
CONCLUSIONS: In this population-based cross-sectional analysis, we found an association between selected PFAAs and self-reported gout. We also confirmed previous reports of an association between several PFAAs and hyperuricemia. Our study suggests that exposure to PFAAs may be a risk factor for hyperuricemia and gout. PMID: 32590180 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Publication date: Available online 17 September 2020Source: Canadian Journal of DiabetesAuthor(s): Allie S. Carew, Rania A. Mekary, Susan Kirkland, Olga Theou, Ferhan Siddiqi, Robin Urquhart, Chris Blanchard, Ratika Parkash, Mark Bennett, Kerry L. Ivey, Kenneth Mukamal, Frank Hu, Eric B. Rimm, Leah E. Cahill
Publication date: Available online 17 September 2020Source: Diabetes &Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research &ReviewsAuthor(s): Dr Syed Arman Rabbani, Dr Sathvik Belagodu Sridhar, Dr Padma Gm Rao, Dr Nadeem Javed, Dr Martin Thomas Kurian, Dr Asiya Mahtab, Dr Shrestha Sharma
Publication date: Available online 18 September 2020Source: Saudi Pharmaceutical JournalAuthor(s): Ahmad Yasser Hamdi Nor Azlan, Haliza Katas, Nur Hamizah Habideen, Mohd Fauzi Mh Busra