Serum vitamin D status in type 2 diabetic patients from Gaza Strip
Publication date: Available online 17 April 2019Source: Diabetes & Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research & ReviewsAuthor(s): Maged M. Yassin, Abed El-Raoof D. Masoud, Mohammed M. YasinAbstractObjectiveTo assess serum vitamin D status and its relations to other biochemical parameters in type 2 diabetic patients from Gaza Strip.Materials and methodsThis case-control study included 58 type 2 diabetic patients as well as 58 non-diabetic controls. Patients and controls were matched for age and gender. Data were obtained from questionnaire interview, and biochemical analysis of blood samples.ResultsSerum vitamin D was si...
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - April 18, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

The effects of glycemic control on salivary lipid peroxidation in type II diabetic patients
Conclusionevaluation of salivary MDA levels could be useful in prediction of glycemic control. (Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews)
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - April 18, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

A study to identify bacteriological profile and other risk factors among diabetic and non-diabetic foot ulcer patients in a guyanese hospital setting
Publication date: Available online 17 April 2019Source: Diabetes & Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research & ReviewsAuthor(s): Rajini Kurup, Abdullah Adil AnsariAbstractDiabetic foot infection is a global epidemic and a major public health concern. Development of microbial resistance to many antimicrobial agents in foot ulcer leads to serious complications. Therefore, the study aims to identify the microbiological profile and the potential risk factors among diabetic and non-diabetic foot ulcer patients.A prospective cross sectional study was carried out among 183 ulcer patients from diabetic foot clinic and wound dr...
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - April 18, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

Intensive monitoring for post-transplant diabetes mellitus and treatment with dipeptidyl peptidase-4 inhibitor therapy
Publication date: Available online 17 April 2019Source: Diabetes & Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research & ReviewsAuthor(s): Srivathsan Thiruvengadam, Brian Hutchison, Wai Lim, Kirsten Bennett, Gloria Daniels, Narelle Cusack, Angela Jacques, Brett Cawley, Shreyas Thiruvengadam, Aron ChakeraAbstractAimCurrent monitoring practices fail to diagnose patients with post-transplant hyperglycaemia and tend to delay initiation of treatment, which potentially results in adverse graft and morbidity outcomes. This real-world study set out to assess the impact on insulin resistance indices of a new clinical pathway for diagnosi...
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - April 18, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

Effect of Patient Education on Metabolic Syndrome Components among Females in Zagazig University Outpatient Clinics, Egypt: An Intervention Study.
ConclusionPatient education improved all MS components and considered significantly more effective than traditionally adopted management. So, we recommend its application on all MS patients. (Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews)
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - April 18, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

Study of Angiopoietin-2 and vascular endothelial growth factor as markers of diabetic nephropathy onset in egyptians diabetic patients with non-albuminuric state
ConclusionVEGF and Ang-2 were significantly elevated in diabetic nephropathy patients without albuminuria, their levels steadily increase with the progress of albuminuria, So can use them as markers for diagnosis of diabetic nephropathy onset and progression specially in patients without an increase in albumin excretion . (Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews)
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - April 18, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

Frequency of type I and II diabetes in newly diagnosed diabetic patients: Measuring C-Peptide level
ConclusionAnti-GAD test can be used as a predictive test for early diagnosis of disease and screening of people with a diagnosis of diabetes based on the type of diabetes. (Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews)
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - April 18, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

Kisspeptin and body weight homeostasis in relation to phenotypic features of polycystic ovary syndrome; metabolic regulation of reproduction
Conclusion: circulating KISS is an important regulator of body weight and reproduction especially in PCOS women. (Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews)
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - April 18, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

Serum uric acid to creatinine ratio is a useful predictor of renal dysfunction among diabetic persons
This study aims to test whether renal function-normalized SUA {i.e, SUA/creatinine (Cr) ratio} is a predictor of decreased renal function among diabetic patients.MethodsThe subjects comprised 185 men aged 72 ± 11 (mean ± standard deviation) years and 175 women aged 77 ± 10 years from a rural hospital. We examined the relationship between SUA/creatinine (Cr) ratio and renal function evaluated by estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR) using the Modification of Diet in Renal Disease Study Group equation.ResultsAnnual eGFR decline rate was significantly increased with increased tertile of ...
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - April 18, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

Diabetic retinopathy in Ethiopia: A systematic review and meta-analysis
Publication date: Available online 17 April 2019Source: Diabetes & Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research & ReviewsAuthor(s): Robera Olana Fite, Eyasu Alem Lake, Lolemo Kelbiso HanforeAbstractAimsthis systemic review and meta-analysis was aimed at determining the level of diabetic retinopathy among diabetes mellitus patients in Ethiopia.Materials and methodsPubMed, Science Direct, Google Scholar and Excerpta Medica Database (EMBASE) were searched. The data were extracted using Microsoft Excel and analyzed by using STATA version 11. Publication bias was checked by funnel plot and more objectively through Egger's regr...
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - April 18, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

Are dietary amino acids prospectively predicts changes in serum lipid profile?
ConclusionOur findings showed that some dietary amino acids have the potential to increase or decrease serum lipid profile. (Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews)
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - April 18, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

The role of collagen homeostasis in the pathogenesis of vascular disease associated to insulin resistance
Publication date: Available online 17 April 2019Source: Diabetes & Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research & ReviewsAuthor(s): María M. Adeva-Andany, Elvira Castro-Quintela, Carlos Fernández-Fernández, Natalia Carneiro-Freire, Matilde Vila-Altesor (Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews)
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - April 18, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

High prevalence of insulin resistance and occurrence prior to hyperinsulinemia threshold among people living with HIV in Pune, India
Publication date: Available online 13 April 2019Source: Diabetes & Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research & ReviewsAuthor(s): Ivan Marbaniang, Shashikala Sangle, Sonali Salvi, Vandana Kulkarni, Dhananjay Shere, Prasad Deshpande, Smita Nimkar, Amita Gupta, Vidya Mave (Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews)
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - April 14, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

Risk stratification among metabolically unhealthy obese in independent physically inactive aged women
ConclusionCurrent findings supported the possibility of risk stratification among MUHO individuals based on IR, squared adiponectin level, lean and fat percentages. (Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews)
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - April 14, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

Leptin: Adiponectin ratio discriminated the risk of metabolic syndrome better than adiponectin and leptin in southwest Nigeria
Publication date: Available online 13 April 2019Source: Diabetes & Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research & ReviewsAuthor(s): Esther Ngozi Adejumo, Adedeji Olusola Adejumo, Seyi Samson Enitan, Ayodele Oloruntoba Ekun, Alfred Azenabor, Olayimika Kehinde Adebola, Omobolanle Abioye OgundahunsiAbstractAimTo assess the ability of leptin, adiponectin and leptin: adiponectin ratio (LAR) to discriminate apparently healthy subjects with metabolic syndrome in Southwest Nigeria.MethodsOne hundred and twenty three subjects with metabolic syndrome (cases) were age matched with 123 subjects without metabolic syndrome. The serum a...
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - April 14, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

HSP27 expression in the human peripheral blood mononuclear cells as an early prognostic biomarker in coronary artery disease patients
Publication date: Available online 14 April 2019Source: Diabetes & Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research & ReviewsAuthor(s): Ali Reza Abaspour, Mohammad Taghikhani, Seyed Mohamad Reza Parizade, Seyed Mohammad Reza Seyedi, Hamideh Ghazizadeh, Elham Kazemi, Mohsen Moohebati, Fahime Ghafoori, Maryam Mardannik, Amir Avan, Gordon A. Ferns, Majid Ghayour MobarhanAbstractBackgroundCoronary artery disease (CAD), is one of the leading causes of death globally. CAD risk factors, such as smoking, dyslipidemia, and obesity, are mainly associated with increased oxidative stress. Heat Shock Protein-27 (HSP27) has a protective ro...
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - April 14, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

Barriers for detection and management of gestational diabetes mellitus in southern Ethiopia: A qualitative study
ConclusionsPolicy makers and health care leadership need to address challenges by availing standard guidelines and protocols, providing on job training for health care providers, fulfilling supplies and consumables and working on early antenatal visits of pregnant mothers. (Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews)
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - April 14, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

The effects of mobile health interventions on lipid profiles among patients with metabolic syndrome and related disorders: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
ConclusionOverall, the current meta-analysis demonstrated that m-health interventions resulted in an improvement in total- and LDL-cholesterol, but did not affect triglycerides and HDL-cholesterol levels. (Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews)
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - April 14, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

Evaluation of statins impacts on cognitive function among diabetic patients
ConclusionsStatins therapy has a higher association with cognitive impairment risk than statins-free treatment; however, there is no association between statin use and dementia incidence among diabetic patients. (Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews)
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - April 14, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

Relationship between insulin resistance, metabolic syndrome components and serum uric acid
ConclusionInsulin resistance is related to the incidence of BC and in both of these circumstances an independent tendency is found to increase uric acid levels. The role of insulin resistance in the relationship between metabolic syndrome and uric acid levels was not proven in this study. (Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews)
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - April 12, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

Socio-economics status and metabolic syndrome: A meta-analysis
ConclusionsTargeted interventions must be implemented in a specific way as prevention campaigns aimed at the general population are generally not adapted to this particular vulnerable population. (Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews)
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - April 12, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

Study of relationship between total vitamin D level and NAFLD in a sample of Egyptian patients with and without T2DM
ConclusionThere is a decrease in total vitamin D in T2DM patients with NAFLD. (Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews)
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - April 4, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

Prolactin effect on blood glucose and insülin in breastfeeding women
Publication date: Available online 30 March 2019Source: Diabetes & Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research & ReviewsAuthor(s): Hatice Ozisik, Aslı Suner, Sevki Cetinkalp (Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews)
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - March 31, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

Closing the gap - Is type 2 diabetes awareness enough to prevent the growing epidemic?
ConclusionDiabetes awareness solely does not appear to engage individuals in preventive initiatives. Behavioural changes are required but these are only established after the motivational action gap has been overcome. Empowering community diabetes mellitus screening programs targeting the environment, social gradients and cultural norms while engaging in preventive interventions are recommended. (Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews)
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - March 31, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

Attitudes towards, facilitators and barriers to the provision of diabetes self-care support: A qualitative study among healthcare providers in Ghana
ConclusionHCPs attitudes were generally favourable towards supporting self-care, albeit with a focus on information provision rather than behaviour change. Training in effective strategies for providing self-care support are needed, and better use of the resources that are available. (Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews)
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - March 31, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

Some biochemical studies on trans fatty acid-containing diet
Publication date: Available online 29 March 2019Source: Diabetes & Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research & ReviewsAuthor(s): Yasmin Ali Abd El-Aal, Doaa Mohamed Abdel-Fattah, Khalifa El-Dawy AhmedAbstracttrans fatty acids (TFA's) are unsaturated fatty acid which have one or more double bond, they are present naturally and most of it is artificial, fried, baked food and margarine are major sources of TFA, there are several biological effects of TFAs on body health, various study showed that dietary TFA associated with various health disorders such as Diabetes, cardiovascular disease (CVD), Obesity, breast cancer, pr...
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - March 31, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

Targeted screening for prediabetes and undiagnosed diabetes in a community setting in India
ConclusionThis targeted screening program had a high uptake and high yield for prediabetes and undiagnosed diabetes in a community setting in India. Alternative strategies are likely required to enhance the uptake of screening in certain groups. (Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews)
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - March 31, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

Comparison of primary versus secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease in patients with type2 diabetes: Focus on achievement of ABC goals
Publication date: Available online 29 March 2019Source: Diabetes & Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research & ReviewsAuthor(s): Soghra Rabizadeh, Mohammad Ali Mansournia, Salome Sadat Salehi, Pegah Khaloo, Hamid Alemi, Hassan Mirbolouk, Micheal Joseph Blaha, Alireza Esteghamati, Manouchehr NakhjavaniAbstractBackgroundPrimary and secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease is of utmost importance in the management of patients with diabetes.ObjectivesWe studied a group of Iranian patients with type2 diabetes to provide an overview of the current status of secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease in the Middle E...
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - March 29, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

The prevalence and the clinical profile of metabolic syndrome in children and adolescents with Type 1 diabetes
Publication date: Available online 26 March 2019Source: Diabetes & Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research & ReviewsAuthor(s): Hend M. Soliman, Yasser O. Mosaad, Amany Ibrahim (Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews)
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - March 27, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

Integrative studies to design and validate wearable footwear among neuropathic patients
Publication date: Available online 24 March 2019Source: Diabetes & Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research & ReviewsAuthor(s): Ravish Huchegowda, Antony Shruti, Subeeksha Amarendra, Tharika S, Chetan Huchegowda (Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews)
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - March 25, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

Demographic and clinical characteristics of dominican adults admitted to a diabetic foot clinic in the Dominican Republic, 2015
Publication date: Available online 23 March 2019Source: Diabetes & Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research & ReviewsAuthor(s): Gloribel A. Bonilla, Paige P. Hornsby, Aaron F. Pannone, Samuel K. Case, Emerson S. Aviles, Magdeline E. Carrasco Apolinario, Desideria Mercedes, Aura Mota, Ammar IbrahimAbstractAimTo identify the demographic and clinical characteristics of Dominican adults admitted to a diabetic foot clinic and compare these characteristics by sex to better characterize and understand the severity of diabetes in the Dominican Republic.MethodsWe conducted a retrospective medical chart review of Dominican adul...
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - March 24, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

Association between the DASH diet and metabolic syndrome components in Iranian adults
ConclusionWe found that adherence to DASH was inversely associated with odds of MetS and some of its components including elevated blood pressure, low serum HDL-C and high serum triglyceride. (Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews)
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - March 23, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

Association between vitamin D status and glycemic profile in postmenopausal women with type 2 diabetes
In conclusion, our results suggest that only TG level shows a negative correlation with vitamin D status in postmenopausal women with type 2 diabetes. (Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews)
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - March 23, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

Epidemiologic study of type 2 diabetes mellitus and metabolic syndrome in rural population of kurdistan province, Iran, in 2011–2017
Publication date: Available online 23 March 2019Source: Diabetes & Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research & ReviewsAuthor(s): Shahnaz Ghafuri, Ebrahim Ghaderi, Yaser Fahami, Mohsen Rajabnia, Seyyed Nima NaleiniAbstractBackgroundMetabolic syndrome is a serious health problem and is associated with an increased risk of type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease. The aim of this study was to determine the status of these two diseases in the rural population of Kurdistan province, west of Iran.MethodsIn this cross sectional study, 10,496 villagers of Kurdistan province during the period from March 2011 to February 2017 ...
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - March 23, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

Association between high blood pressure with risk of type 2 diabetes, metabolic syndrome and its predictors: A cross-sectional study
Publication date: March–April 2019Source: Diabetes & Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research & Reviews, Volume 13, Issue 2Author(s): Monday Nw.wo, Jude Chikezie Okamkpa, Barnabas Danborno (Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews)
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - March 22, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

Prevalence of metabolic syndrome among Iranian women with polycystic ovary syndrome: A systematic review and meta-analysis
Publication date: Available online 21 March 2019Source: Diabetes & Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research & ReviewsAuthor(s): Seyed Hassan Niksima, Naji M. Odel, Reza Ghanei Gheshlagh, Arezoo Fallahi, Amanj KurdiAbstractPolycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a common endocrine disorder that is associated with an increased the risk of metabolic syndrome (MetS) and hence increased cardiovascular diseases in women. This systematic review and meta-analysis aimed at examining the prevalence of MetS in Iranian women with PCOS. This was a systematic review and meta-analysis of English and Persian studies, using the following ...
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - March 22, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

New anthropometric indices in the definition of metabolic syndrome in pediatrics
Publication date: Available online 19 March 2019Source: Diabetes & Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research & ReviewsAuthor(s): Mostafa Fazeli, Mohammad Mohammadzadeh, Susan Darudi, Zahra Meshkat, Alireza Moslem, Hamideh Ghazizadeh, Saeeid Kargozar, Gordon Ferns, Hamidreza Bahrami-Taghanaki, Majid Ghayour-MobarhanAbstractPediatrics metabolic syndrome (MetS) may be associated with the risk of development of chronic diseases in adulthood; however, the definition of pediatric MetS is unclear, and may vary with ethnicity. The primary goal of this study was to determine the best anthropometric predictors for pediatric MetS...
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - March 20, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

Prevalence of overweight and obesity in the adult indigenous population in Brazil: A systematic review with meta-analysis
Publication date: Available online 19 March 2019Source: Diabetes & Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research & ReviewsAuthor(s): Nayara Ragi Baldoni, Jéssica Azevedo Aquino, Geisa Cristina Silva Alves, Daniela Saes Sartoreli, Laercio Joel Franco, Sofia Pereira Madeira, Amaury Lelis Dal FabbroAbstractTo carry out a systematic review to identify the prevalence of overweight and obesity in the adult indigenous population in Brazil. The databases used were PubMed, Scopus, Virtual Health Library (VHL), and Science Direct, with the following search strategy: “overweight” OR “obesity” AND &ldquo...
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - March 20, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

Serum sTWEAK levels in chronic periodontitis and type 2 diabetes mellitus
ConclusionThe literature reports lower concentrations of systemic sTWEAK in T2DM which may be comparable to our observations in CP + T2DM when compared to health and its negative correlation with all the parameters suggesting an association with both clinical periodontal parameters and glycemic levels. However, serum sTWEAK levels may not be necessarily elevated in periodontitis as previously reported, and hence has the potential to be studied extensively for clarification with its association with T2DM. (Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews)
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - March 19, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

Development and validation of a comprehensive diabetes self-management scale
Publication date: Available online 18 March 2019Source: Diabetes & Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research & ReviewsAuthor(s): Ehab Mudher Mikhael, Mohamed Azmi Hassali, Saad Abdulrahman Hussain, Nizar Shawky (Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews)
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - March 19, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

Association between dietary habit and diabetic risk profiles among diagnosed Type-2 diabetic patients in a selected area of Bangladesh
ConclusionA large number of people's dietary habit has strong association with diabetic risk profile among type-2 diabetic patients. (Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews)
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - March 19, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

Assessment of inpatient diabetes knowledge among healthcare professionals in a district general hospital
ConclusionKnowledge about managing inpatient diabetes problems amongst healthcare professional at a district general hospital appears mediocre. Significant gaps have been identified which would be targeted for future educational events. (Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews)
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - March 19, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

Mechanistic effects of SGLT2 inhibition on blood pressure in diabetes
Publication date: Available online 17 March 2019Source: Diabetes & Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research & ReviewsAuthor(s): Habib Yaribeygi, Stephen L. Atkin, Amirhossein SahebkarAbstractDiabetes mellitus prevalence is increasing worldwide leading to increased morbidity and mortality through diabetes related microvascular and macrovascular disease. The treatment of hypertension has been shown to be a major therapeutic intervention for the prevention of cardiovascular events and other diabetes related complications in diabetes. Sodium-glucose co-transporter inhibitors (SGLT2i) are newly introduced anti-diabetes dru...
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - March 19, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

An assessment of the risk factors for vitamin D deficiency using a decision tree model
ConclusionsThe results suggest that the serum levels of Zn is an important associated risk factor for identifying subjects with vitamin D deficiency among Iranian adolescent girls. (Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews)
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - March 19, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

The relationship of diabetes, periodontitis and cardiovascular disease
Publication date: Available online 16 March 2019Source: Diabetes & Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research & ReviewsAuthor(s): Anandhara Indriani Khumaedi, Dyah Purnamasari, Ika Prasetya Wijaya, Yuniarti SoerosoAbstractCardiovascular complications in diabetic patients comprise of interaction between traditional and non-traditional risk factors. This interaction is thought to play role in four-times increment of cardiovascular mortality risk in diabetic patients, compared to non-diabetics. Chronic inflammation is known to be one of atherosclerosis non-traditional risk factor and has a role on every phase of atherogene...
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - March 17, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

DKA cases over the last three years: has anything changed?
ConclusionsMost patients with DKA presented with mild and moderate DKA and only a minority presented with the severe form of the disease. The etiology of DKA was mainly T1DM and less frequent uncontrolled T2DM, usually due to the co-existence of severe infections, while only in a tiny minority, the causes remained unidentifiable. (Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews)
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - March 17, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

Trans fatty acids and lipid profile: A serious risk factor to cardiovascular disease, cancer and diabetes
The objective of the review to demonstrate the causal association between trans fatty acid intake and increase the risk of coronary heart disease through their influence on lipoprotein, association with atherosclerosis, stroke, diabetes and cancer. (Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews)
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - March 17, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

Assessment of clinical and biochemical profile of prediabetic subject in Bangladesh, attending in BIRDEM and results of intervention by lifestyle modification, metformin, and DPP4 inhibitor
This study was carried out at BIRDEM. The subjects were IGT, IFG or combined. In Group A 50 subjects were advised with lifestyle, 42 were follow up with the results showed that highly significant change in BMI, Fasting & 2 h plasma glucose, serum triglyceride, and reduced HbA1c level, reduction rate of DM is 43%. In Group B 50 subjects were advised with lifestyle plus metformin, 44 were follow up with the results showed that significant change in BMI, Fasting, 2 h plasma glucose, triglyceride, and reduced HbA1c, reduction rate of DM is 58%. In Group C 50 subjects were advised with lifestyle plus DPP4i, 37 were foll...
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - March 17, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

The effects of green tea on lipid metabolism and its potential applications for obesity and related metabolic disorders - An existing update
Publication date: Available online 15 March 2019Source: Diabetes & Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research & ReviewsAuthor(s): Thien Chu Dinh, Thuy Nguyen Thi Phuong, Le Bui Minh, Vu Thi Minh Thuc, Nguyen Duy Bac, Nguyen Van Tien, Van Huy Pham, Pau Loke Show, Yang Tao, Vo Truong Nhu Ngoc, Nguyen Thi Bich Ngoc, Adam Jurgoński, Deepak B. Thimiri Govinda Raj, Pham Van Tu, Vu Ngoc Ha, Joanna Czarzasta, Dinh-Toi ChuAbstractObesity is one of the top global issues, which induces several serious health consequences both physically and mentally, such as type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular diseases, dyslipidemia, eating disorders...
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - March 17, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research

Effect of omega-3 fatty acid plus vitamin E Co-Supplementation on lipid profile: A systematic review and meta-analysis
ConclusionsBased on the available evidence, omega-3 fatty acid and vitamin E co-supplementation can reduce VLDL, although its effect on other lipid profile parameters requires more well-designed studies.Graphical abstract (Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews)
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - March 17, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research