Researchers used data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey to determine the body mass index and age thresholds for diabetes screening in major racial/ethnic minority populations.
13 May 2022
ACP has partnered with the American College of Cardiology to participate in the Diabetes Collaborative Registry, a national clinical diabetes registry and interdisciplinary collaboration designed to assess and improve the quality of a practice's diabetes care for free.
14 Aug 2015
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force now recommends screening for abnormal blood glucose as part of cardiovascular risk assessment in overweight and obese adults ages 40 to 70 years.
13 Nov 2015
A large meta-analysis recently compared the effectiveness of pharmacological treatments for painful diabetic neuropathy.
14 Nov 2014
The American Diabetes Association (ADA) 2020 Scientific Sessions were held virtually in June and covered in the August ACP Hospitalist and September ACP Internist.
11 Sep 2020
The right outpatient care, dressings, and tests for diabetic foot ulcers were reviewed by a certified wound specialist physician in June ACP Internist coverage.
12 Jun 2020
The April ACP Internist looked at two issues related to diabetes— the high prevalence of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and how some internists have succeeded in getting their patients to exercise more.
9 Apr 2021
Conference coverage from the Heart Failure Society of America's annual meeting focuses on patients with both diabetes and heart failure.
8 Nov 2019
A study of National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey data from 2011 to 2018 found that 46.7% of respondents ages 60 years and older used aspirin for primary or secondary cardiovascular disease prevention and suggested potential overuse in certain groups.
9 Jul 2021
In an analysis of the Nurses' Health and Health Professionals studies, regular users of proton-pump inhibitors (PPIs) had a 24% higher risk of diabetes than nonusers, with longer duration of use associated with greater risk.
9 Oct 2020