Endocrinology

 
Higher Green Tea and Coffee Intake May Reduce Mortality Risk in Patients with T2D
November 09, 2020

A new study of Japanese adults with type 2 diabetes found dual consumption of green tea and coffee reduced mortality risk by >60%.

CLINICAL FOCUS COLLECTION: Obesity
November 06, 2020

Obesity, a complex chronic disease in itself, underlies many of the fatal cardiac and cardiometabolic diseases of the 21st century. Find a wide collection of expert guidance in this collection.

Statin Use Lowers Mortality Among Patients with Diabetes Hospitalized with COVID-19
November 04, 2020

Adults with diabetes admitted to a New York City hospital with COVID-19 had a lower mortality risk if they received a statin, a new study found.

CLINICAL FOCUS COLLECTION: Preventive Cardiology
November 04, 2020

Preventive Cardiology Collection Table of Contents: Expert video interviews, short, clinical guideline-focused quizzes, facts at-a-glance slideshows, plus news.

SGLT2 Inhibitors and Cardiovascular Outcomes Trials: 4 Questions
September 02, 2020

Refresh your memory on findings from the EMPA-REG OUTCOME, CANVAS, CREDENCE, and DECLARE-TIMI cardiovascular outcomes trials on SGLT2 inhibitors.

Metabolic Effects Comparable with Roux-en-Y vs Diet in Type 2 Diabetes
August 26, 2020

In patients with obesity and type 2 diabetes, metabolic improvements were similar after weight loss induced by surgery or a low-calorie diet.

Why Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass Remains the Gold Standard in Bariatric Surgery
June 25, 2020

Roux-en-Y gastric bypass remains the gold standard of bariatric surgery. Obesity and nutrition expert Caroline Apovian, MD, explains why and how it differs from the 3 other types of weight loss surgery.

Physician CKD Awareness in T2D Patients Linked to CKD Severity
June 17, 2020

Physicians’ CKD awareness in T2D is linked with CKD severity, suggests a new study presented this week at the American Diabetes Association’s 80th Virtual Scientific Sessions.

Endocrine Is In: A Top 3 Primary Care Diagnostic Group
June 04, 2015

Diabetes, obesity, hyperlipidemia, hypothyroidism-these endocrine disorders and others are major reasons why patients come to you. Find out what you know, and don’t know, here.

Hairy Brownish Patch
February 03, 2015

This asymptomatic, hyperpigmented lesion was first noted 5 years earlier on the left upper back of a 16-year-old boy. A nevus? Cafe au lait spot?