This month's quiz asks readers to determine appropriate management for hyperglycemia in a 66-year-old woman admitted to the hospital with community-acquired pneumonia.
This month's quiz asks readers to evaluate a 47-year-old man who is obese and has hypertension, type 2 diabetes mellitus, and obstructive sleep apnea.
This month's quiz asks readers to evaluate a 60-year-old man who is unable to detect hypoglycemia but is concerned about hyperglycemia and desires to reach an HbA1c level of less than 7%.
Which of the following is the most appropriate diagnostic test to perform next? ... A fasting plasma glucose measurement is the most appropriate diagnostic test for this patient.
B. Exercise perfusion study. C. Exercise stress test. D. No additional testing. ... If a screening test were to be performed prior to exercise, an exercise stress test would be the most appropriate test; exercise perfusion imaging provides no additional
This month's quiz asks readers to advise a 49-year-old man with a strong family history of type 2 diabetes on ways to prevent development of the disease.
This month's quiz asks readers to evaluate a 43-year-old man with multiple chronic complications from his diabetes, including end-stage kidney disease requiring hemodialysis, gastroparesis, frequent hypoglycemia with hypoglycemic unawareness,
This month's quiz asks readers to evaluate a 64-year-old man whose HbA1c is not at goal despite taking metformin and glipizide.
This month's quiz asks readers to evaluate a 52-year-old man with prediabetes who is concerned about his weight.
This month's quiz asks readers to evaluate a 25-year-old woman with type 1 diabetes whose treatment regimen is insulin glargine once daily and insulin lispro three times daily.