Search results for "From ACP Internist Weekly"


 
Results 21 - 30 of about 54 for "From ACP Internist Weekly".
Sort by: Relevance | Newest | Oldest

SGLT-2 inhibitors associated with lower risk of gout vs. GLP-1 receptor agonists

In a large, propensity-matched study, adult patients with type 2 diabetes who were newly prescribed a sodium-glucose cotransporter-2 (SGLT-2) inhibitor had a lower rate of incident gout than those newly prescribed a glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) receptor agonist.
https://diabetes.acponline.org/archives/2020/02/14/7.htm
14 Feb 2020

SGLT2 inhibitors associated with rare, life-threatening necrotizing genital infections

In the past six years, nearly three times as many cases of Fournier gangrene were reported in patients taking sodium-glucose cotransporter-2 (SGLT2) inhibitors as in the past 35 years in patients taking other antiglycemic agents.
https://diabetes.acponline.org/archives/2019/05/10/11.htm
10 May 2019

Expert panel recommends SGLT2 inhibitor or GLP-1 receptor agonist for patients with type 2 diabetes and CVD

The American College of Cardiology's new decision pathway also calls for repeated HbA1c screening and detailed clinician-patient risk discussions for patients with cardiovascular disease (CVD) who are diagnosed with type 2 diabetes.
https://diabetes.acponline.org/archives/2018/12/14/9.htm
14 Dec 2018

Antidepressants associated with decreased mortality rates in patients with diabetes and depression

A retrospective cohort study in Taiwan found that antidepressant use was associated with a significantly reduced risk for death, and after adjustment, total mortality decreased as total cumulative antidepressant dose increased.
https://diabetes.acponline.org/archives/2019/07/12/7.htm
12 Jul 2019

Text messages may improve glycemic control in patients with diabetes and coronary disease

Patients in a Chinese study received six automated text messages per week with educational and motivational information on glucose monitoring, blood pressure control, medication adherence, physical activity, and lifestyle.
https://diabetes.acponline.org/archives/2019/09/13/9.htm
13 Sep 2019

Diabetes outcomes similar when primary care provided by NPs, PAs, or physicians, study finds

More care by nurse practitioners (NPs) and physician assistants (PAs) may be a way to expand primary care access while maintaining quality standards.
https://diabetes.acponline.org/archives/2018/12/14/10.htm
14 Dec 2018

New guideline offers recommendations for older patients with diabetes or prediabetes

The Endocrine Society's new clinical practice guideline recommends lifestyle therapy, then metformin, then second-line drugs (but not sulfonylureas and glinides) or insulin for diabetes patients ages 65 years and older, among other advice.
https://diabetes.acponline.org/archives/2019/04/05/6.htm
5 Apr 2019

ACP recommends less intensive glucose control in most cases of type 2 diabetes

The evidence-based guidance statement from ACP calls for personalized goals and an HbA1c target between 7% and 8% for most patients with type 2 diabetes.
https://diabetes.acponline.org/archives/2018/03/09/6.htm
9 Mar 2018

Lower glucose levels before hospital discharge associated with readmission, death in diabetes patients

Even near-normal glucose levels on the last day of hospitalization were associated with increased risk for readmission and postdischarge mortality, and these risks increased as patients' glucose levels decreased.
https://diabetes.acponline.org/archives/2019/05/10/12.htm
10 May 2019

Canagliflozin may not increase fracture risk in patients at low risk for fractures

Although canagliflozin has been linked to decreased bone mineral density, patients with type 2 diabetes who initiated the drug had similar risk of a first fracture as those who started a glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor agonist.
https://diabetes.acponline.org/archives/2019/01/11/7.htm
11 Jan 2019

Result Page: Prev   1   2   3   4   5   6   Next