Volume 19, Number 3, 2001 • CLINICAL DIABETES 132 PRACTICAL POINTERS Musculoskeletal Complications of Diabetes Mellitus Rachel Peterson Kim, MD; Steven V. Edelman, MD; and Dennis D. Kim, MD D iabetes may affect the musculoskeletal system in a variety of ways.
2 Executive Summary more people in america live with diabetes than ever before. Type 2 diabetes accounts for 90 to 95 percent of all diagnosed diabetes cases and affects more than 18 million people in the United States.
DKA is one of the major acute diabetic complications. It usually occurs in the context of total insulin defi ciency, such as in insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus
CliniCal Diabetes • Volume 26, number 2, 2008 77D i a b e t e s F o u n D a t i o n Microvascular and Macrovascular Complications of Diabetes Michael J. Fowler, MD Editor’s note: This article is the 6th in a 12-part series reviewing the fundamentals of diabetes care for physicians in training.
X-Plain Diabetes - Eye Complications Reference Summary Introduction Patients with diabetes are more likely to have eye problems that can lead to blindness.
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DCCT and EDIC: The Diabetes Control and Complications Trial and Follow-up Study National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse U.S. Department of Health and Human Services NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH What is the DCCT?
Foot, Oral and Eye - Diabetes Complications Literature Review Executive Summary Page I Executive Summary For a patient with diabetes, defects in insulin secretion and/or insulin action by the pancreas prevent the conversion of sugars and starches into energy, a condition which results in high ...
498 MJA Vol 179 3 November 2003 Endocrinology MJA Practice Essentials The Medical Journal of Australia ISSN: 0025-729X 3 November 2003 179 9 498-503 ©The Medical Journal of Australia 2003 www.mja.com.au MJA Practice Essentials — Endocrinology Aggressive management of hyperglycaemia and other ...
Association of Depression and Diabetes Complications: A Meta-Analysis M ARY DE G ROOT ,P H D, R YAN A NDERSON , BA, K ENNETH E. F REEDLAND ,P H D, R AY E. C LOUSE ,MD, AND P ATRICK J. L USTMAN ,P H D Objective: The objective of this study was to examine the strength and consistency of the ...