Recent studies of hospitalized patients looked at hypoglycemia and mortality, hyperglycemia and sleep, and corticosteroids for pneumonia.
Recent studies examined potential associations of the drugs with heart failure, pancreatic cancer, and fractures.
Two papers published in the past month compared human and analog insulins, while another looked at the advantages and disadvantages of inhaled insulin.
New data on how often diabetes patients visit their physicians were provided by 2 recent analyses.
Several factors that increase or decrease one's risk of developing diabetes were identified by research released this month.
Two recent studies analyzed treatment of diabetic macular edema with drugs that block vascular endothelial growth factor.
Several recent studies have analyzed the effects of bariatric surgery on diabetes and related complications.
Some beneficial effects of rosiglitazone and pioglitazone were described by studies published in the last month.
Outcomes and costs of different classes of diabetes drugs were compared by studies published in the past month.
Two recent studies and FDA approval of the first “artificial pancreas” highlight new technological advances in type 1 diabetes care.