This month's quiz asks readers to evaluate a 56-year-old man who received a diagnosis of type 2 diabetes mellitus 6 months ago and is returning for follow up.
11 Oct 2013
This month's quiz asks readers to evaluate a 62-year-old man before he has panretinal laser photocoagulation therapy in both eyes.
8 Feb 2013
This month's quiz asks readers to evaluate a 71-year-old man with type 2 diabetes and new dyspnea on exertion.
11 Jan 2013
This month's quiz asks readers to evaluate a 67-year-old woman with type 2 diabetes transferred to the cardiothoracic intensive care unit after repair of an abdominal aortic aneurysm.
14 Dec 2012
This month's quiz asks readers to evaluate a 78-year-old man with poor glycemic control admitted for femoral-popliteal bypass surgery.
12 Oct 2012
This month's quiz asks readers to evaluate a 63-year-old man with type 2 diabetes and low back pain, intense pain of the left anterior thigh, buckling of the left knee, paresthesias of the feet, difficulty walking, and weight loss.
13 Aug 2021
A 67-year-old woman is evaluated for a 2-day history of severe muscle weakness. The patient experienced significant weight gain and developed hypertension and type 2 diabetes mellitus 2 years ago. She also reports developing muscle weakness of the lower extremities 6 months ago. Her diabetes is only partially controlled by metformin. Following a physical exam and lab results, what tests should be performed to reveal the cause of her diabetes?
8 Mar 2013
This month's quiz asks readers to evaluate a 67-year-old woman who is transferred to the cardiothoracic ICU after undergoing repair of an abdominal aortic aneurysm. She has a 12-year history of type 2 diabetes mellitus.
9 Jul 2021
The cover story of the December ACP Hospitalist addresses dilemmas in inpatient diabetes care, including new drugs and insulin pumps.
13 Dec 2019
This month's quiz asks readers to evaluate a patient with type 2 diabetes who was hospitalized for an arm wound and has developed new pain in the middle of his back and difficulty urinating.
9 Apr 2021