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Top 5 online stories posted in January

February 12, 2016

Endocrine Today compiled a list of the top five news reports posted in January.

Healio.com/Endocrinology readers were interested in changes in fat distribution and their effects on insulin sensitivity, the link between heart failure and DPP-IV inhibitors, hyperbaric oxygen therapy for would healing, and much more.

In the Journals

Zika may remain in semen for prolonged period

February 12, 2016
Zika virus may remain in semen for a prolonged period, indicating the potential for an extended risk for sexual transmission, according to samples from an imported case…
In the Journals

Pediatrician-provided reminders, other interventions improve sun protection behaviors among children

February 12, 2016
According to recent research in JAMA Pediatrics, a multifaceted sun protection program, including text message reminders and swim shirts, improved sun protection…
In the Journals

Visfatin levels linked to disease activity in certain patients with myositis

February 12, 2016
Patients with myositis who had positive anti-Jo-1 antibody status had higher serum levels of visfatin linked to higher clinical muscle involvement based on a VAS…
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Risk alleles for neovascular AMD may determine neovascularization in pachychoroid patients

February 12, 2016
MIAMI — The frequency of risk alleles predisposing to neovascularization in age-related macular degeneration also predicts neovascularization in pachychoroid…
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The Patient with CAD Who Develops Peripheral Arterial Disease

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The prevention of cardiovascular disease (CVD) is crucial in light of its associated mortality, morbidity, and economic…
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Original Article

Objective Scatter Index: Working Toward a New Quantification of Cataract?

Journal of Refractive Surgery, February 2016, Volume 32 Issue 2
To investigate the associations between clinical cataract classifications, quality of life (QOL), and the objective…
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VIDEO: Promising results from 3-year data on microshunt for glaucoma treatment

February 8, 2016
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