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Inpatient self-management for diabetes effective

Inpatient self-management for diabetes effective
May 26, 2016

ORLANDO, Fla. — Inpatients with diabetes may effectively manage their own diabetes and achieve diabetes care equally as effective as standard nursing care.

“Inpatient management of diabetes consumes significant staff resources,” Peter Thule, MD, professor of medicine in the department of medicine at Emory University, and colleagues wrote in an abstract that was presented at the American Association for Clinical Endocrinologists Annual Scientific and Clinical Congress. “In contrast to outpatient strategies, patients are typically excluded from glycemic management when hospitalized.”

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Addition of Farxiga to insulin, liraglutide improves glycemia in type 1 diabetes

May 26, 2016
ORLANDO, Fla. — Patients with type 1 diabetes treated with insulin and liraglutide with the addition of Farxiga have significantly improvements in glycemia…
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Liraglutide as adjunct to insulin reduces HbA1c, BMI

May 26, 2016
ORLANDO, Fla. — Patients with type 1 diabetes treated with liraglutide as an adjunct to insulin had significantly reduced HbA1c and BMI, according to findings…
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AACE opening ceremony marks 25 years of growth, achievements

May 26, 2016
ORLANDO, Fla. — It was 25 years ago when “a handful of dreamers” organized what would become the first American Association of Clinical…
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ATMOSPHERE: Aliskiren fails to benefit patients with HF, diabetes vs. enalapril

May 26, 2016
In patients with diabetes and HF, the direct renin inhibitor aliskiren did not significantly improve outcomes compared with the ACE inhibitor enalapril, according to new…
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Avoiding “Loss of Chance”… Improving the Screening, Treatment, and Referral of Patients with Diabetic Retinopathy

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