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CHOP named top hospital for pediatric diabetes, endocrinology

June 27, 2017

U.S. News & World Report ranked the nation’s leading pediatric hospitals, and the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia received the No. 1 spot in pediatric diabetes and endocrinology.

The top-rated hospitals in the 2017-18 report for the field of pediatric diabetes and endocrinology are as follows:

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Socioeconomic factors may alter risk prediction in type 2 diabetes models

June 26, 2017
Diabetes prediction models that do not account for social demographic information may overestimate or underestimate disease risk depending on the socioeconomic status of…

AMA opposed to Senate Health Care bill

June 26, 2017
The AMA sent a letter to Senate leaders stating its overwhelming disapproval with the U.S. Senate’s proposal to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. The…
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Overall survival low with sorafenib treatment for anaplastic thyroid carcinoma

June 26, 2017
Adults with medullary thyroid carcinoma can be treated safely and effectively with sorafenib, but the agent is less effective for treatment of anaplastic thyroid…
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Duodenal switch confers better metabolic improvement vs. sleeve gastrectomy in type 2 diabetes

June 26, 2017
Adults with obesity and type 2 diabetes who underwent duodenal switch surgery saw a greater improvement in postprandial glucose excursion and beta-cell function in the 3…
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Practical Lipidology®: Volume 3, Number 1

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The reduction of low-density lipoprotein-cholesterol (LDL-C) is recognized as the primary strategy for decreasing…
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VIDEO: DDW 2017 features a variety of research on new obesity therapies

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The Future of the Lipid Panel: An NLA Expert Discussion

This educational activity is supported by an educational grant from Quest Diagnostics, Inc.

Past-President of the National Lipid Association and Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Clinical Lipidology, Dr. W…
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