Welcome to the Highlights from ENDO 2013 resource page. This is your central portal for information presented at the The Endocrine Society's annual meeting and expo, including novel treatment options and results from important clinical trials. In addition to breaking news, this resource page features onsite video interviews with leading experts to get their reactions to some of the clinical updates and news presented at the conference, and what implications they have for the future.

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Diabetes increased risk for mortality fivefold after lung transplantation

SAN FRANCISCO — Diabetes could directly affect outcomes related to lung transplantation, Kathryn L. Hackman, MD, of Monash University and The Alfred Hospital in Melbourne, Australia, said during a press conference here at ENDO 2013.

“Diabetes was by far the strongest risk factor for death in lung transplant patients. Survival in patients with diabetes was <5 years vs. 10 years in patients without diabetes,” Hackman said. More »


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