Diabetes Mellitus Type 1 Journal Articles

 
 
  • Association Between Atopic Dermatitis and Autoimmune Diseases This large population-based study explored the association between atopic dermatitis and a wide spectrum of autoimmune diseases. Which autoimmune disorders had the strongest association?
  • Procalcitonin in Diagnosing Diabetic Foot Osteomyelitis Could measurements of serum procalcitonin levels help determine the presence of diabetic foot osteomyelitis?
  • Factors Associated With Performance in Diabetes Care What factors differentiate top-performing clinics from lower-performing clinics when it comes to diabetes care?
  • Painful and Non-painful Diabetic Neuropathy Review the best approach for diagnosing distal symmetric polyneuropathy, the most common form of diabetic neuropathy. What are the diagnostic challenges and implications for treatment?
  • Management of Thyrotoxicosis Induced by PD1 or PDL1 Blockade Thyrotoxicosis is an immune-related adverse event associated with PD1 and PD-L1 blockade therapy. How is this condition best managed?
  • Initiating and Utilizing Flash CGM in Clinical Practice Learn more about successfully initiating and using the newest flash CGM technology in the management of patients with diabetes.
  • Safety, Pharmacokinetics of Trazpiroben for Gastroparesis This trial evaluated the safety, pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of trazpiroben, a dopamine D2/D3 receptor antagonist, under development for treatment of moderate-to-severe gastroparesis.
  • Screening Diabetic Patients for Malnutrition Before TJA Preoperative malnutrition screening among patients undergoing total joint arthroplasty may lead to better postoperative outcomes.
  • Postvaccination SARS-CoV-2 Infections in SNFs This report of breakthrough COVID-19 infections in vaccinated residents and staff of skilled nursing facilities revealed most were asymptomatic, and no secondary transmission occurred.
  • Cutaneous Manifestations of Nutritional Excess This article describes several common cutaneous conditions which may present as manifestations of chronic hyperglycemia and hyperinsulinemia, including acanthosis nigricans and diabetic dermopathy.
  • The Frontier of Very Low (<30 Mg/dl) LDL Cholesterol When it comes to LDL-C, is there such a thing as too low? This review summarizes the benefits and potential adverse effects associated with achieving very low LDL-C.
  • Effectiveness of Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine in SNFs This study showed that even a single dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine cut incidence by 63% in skilled nursing facilities.
  • Fasting Glucose Variation Predicts Microvascular Risk Is there an association between glycemic variations and the development or progression of microvascular complications in type 2 diabetes?
  • Flash CGM Is Associated With Reduced Diabetes Events in T2D The use of flash CGM results in improved glycemic control and reductions in diabetes-related events and hospitalizations, a new study reports.
  • HbA1c Performance in African Descent Populations in the U.S. This review reveals that HbA1c cutoffs vary in different African descent groups, overestimating glycemic status in African Americans and underestimating it in Afro-Caribbean and African people.
  • COVID-19 and Emergencies in Patients With Diabetes Diabetic emergencies like diabetic ketoacidosis and hyperosmolar hyperglycemic state can be precipitated in patients with COVID-19, highlighting the need for close monitoring of these patients.
  • Acute Ischemic Stroke and COVID-19 How common is acute ischemic stroke in patients with COVID-19? This study identified risk factors, comorbidities, and outcomes in patients with COVID-19 with or without acute ischemic stroke.
  • Nicotinamide: Safety & Differences From Niacin Nicotinamide, a form of vitamin B3, is an oral treatment option for actinic keratosis, squamous and basal cell carcinomas, and bullous pemphigoid. How does it relate to niacin--and how is it used?
  • Pediatric Psoriasis Comorbidities This case presentation highlights the many comorbidities that can manifest in children with psoriasis, including juvenile psoriatic arthritis, uveitis, and metabolic disorders.
  • CKD is a Key Risk Factor for Severe COVID-19 Emerging evidence that CKD is a strong risk factor for severe COVID-19 is a call to action to improve outcomes for these patients.