Endocrine Today


The following articles appeared in the print edition of ENDOCRINE TODAY.

Table of Contents

PCOS testing advised for all premenopausal women with hirsutism

5 Questions

Metabolic bone disease researcher receives Frontiers in Science Award

Cover Story

In new era of diabetes tech, advancements poised to change management for type 1 and type 2

In the Journals Plus

Maternal overweight associated with early puberty in girls

Levothyroxine adjustment fails to improve quality of life in hypothyroidism

Habit-based interventions effective for maintaining weight loss

Health care professionals lack knowledge of evidence-based obesity treatment

Hormonal contraception use may lead to overestimation of vitamin D concentration

Weight stigma commonly felt by men, boys

Senators, diabetes stakeholders seek transparency in insulin pricing

Real-world efficacy differs among SGLT2 inhibitors

Uncontrolled acromegaly increases complication risks during pregnancy

Type 1 diabetes prevalence linked to ‘food swamps’

Novel genomic sequence classifier improves detection of benign thyroid nodules

Metabolic syndrome associated with poorer cognition in midlife

Radiofrequency ablation viable option for symptomatic benign thyroid nodules

Quality of life equally impaired in hypoparathyroidism, pseudohypoparathyroidism

Fracture rate similar among young women with, without Turner syndrome

Air pollution may function as endocrine disruptor in boys

Bone fracture risk rises during ‘drug holidays’

CV, cerebrovascular risks increase after noncardiac surgery in adults with diabetes

Combined microvascular screenings effective in early detection of diabetic peripheral neuropathy

Consensus statement: More data needed on inpatient insulin pump therapy use

ADA issues updates for 2018 Standards of Care

In adrenal emergencies, high variability in management persists

Early pregnancy obesity, overweight linked to neurodevelopmental delay in offspring

Diabetes increases mortality rate in overt heart failure

Active surveillance trends in low-risk thyroid cancer vary by endocrinologist, surgeon

Dining out linked to increased exposure to endocrine-disrupting chemicals in foods

Meeting News

Pleural effusion linked to poor survival in thyroid cancer

Burosumab reverses hypophosphatemia, rickets in children with genetic bone disease

Few transgender teens opt to delay HT to preserve fertility

Risk for CVD nearly double in women with PCOS

Plant-based diet may prevent obesity in middle-aged, older adults

Experts debate merits of adrenal vein sampling in primary aldosteronism

In homeless population, initiative breaks down barriers to diabetes care

In beta-cell regeneration, insulinomas hold ‘gold mine’ of key genomic data

In type 2 diabetes, consider disease burden when managing blood pressure

In prediabetes, ‘the time is now’ for aggressive intervention

Cancer drug may benefit patients with metastatic pheochromocytoma, paraganglioma

Change in post-thyroidectomy PTH, calcium levels linked to permanent hypoparathyroidism


Do apps add value to diabetes management?