Latest Diabetes News
Finnish study of individuals with type 2 diabetes reveals a 42% and 17% higher incidence of kidney and bladder cancer, respectively, compared with the general population.
New study reveals a type 2 diabetes incidence rate of 17.81 cases per 1000 person-years, a rate much higher than in the general population.
Highest vs lowest quartile of serum phosphorus is independently associated with a nearly 3-fold increased risk of diabetic nephropathy progression.
Among US dialysis patients, cardiovascular event rates are highest in those with diabetic nephropathy and lowest among those with IgA nephropathy.
Measurement of plasma copeptin better than water-deprivation test in patients with hypotonic polyuria.
A clinical trial assessing canagliflozin (Invokana; Janssen) as an addition to standard-of-care in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) and type 2 diabetes (T2D) has been stopped early after meeting its pre-specified efficacy criteria.
Associated with increased risk of myocardial infarction, all-cause mortality, severe hypoglycemia.
In the AWARD-7 trial, patients who received Trulicity 0.75mg or 1.5mg in combination with mealtime insulin lispro achieved similar glycemic control with weight loss vs patients who received traditional basal-bolus insulin.
Changes will describe hypoglycemic coma and clarify and identify mental health side effects.
Increased risk seen for women but not men; slightly attenuated after adjustment for mediating factors.
Eversense CGM, which has fully implantable sensor to detect glucose, approved for adults with diabetes.
Metformin plus androgen deprivation therapy is associated with a lower death risk vs ADT alone in men without diabetes, study of US veterans shows.
Dulaglutide is a long-acting glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) receptor agonist.
Better glycemic control than conventional subcutaneous insulin therapy in patients with T2DM.
In subgroup analyses, reduced incidence of cancer seen in participants aged younger than 65 years.
NEPHROLOGY & UROLOGY NEWS
- Acute Kidney Injury (AKI)
- Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)
- Contrast Nephropathy
- Cardiovascular Disease (CVD)
- Diabetic Nephropathy
- End-stage Renal Disease (ESRD)
- Lupus Nephritis
- Peritoneal Dialysis
- Secondary Hyperparathyroidism (SHPT)