Our Endocrinology medical editors have ranked and organized the top peer-reviewed clinical journals by topic including diabetes types 1 and 2, thyroid and glandular diseases, obesity and dyslipidemia. In a matter of minutes, you and all the members of your patient care team can stay current on the latest endocrine news literature as it is published.
1 Persistence and adherence to oral antidiabetics: A population-based cohort study Acta Diabetologica, December 19, 2014 Clinical Article
2 Long-term efficacy and safety of canagliflozin over 104 weeks in patients aged 55 to 80 years with type 2 diabetes Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism, December 19, 2014 Clinical Article
3 Between paradoxical decrease in high-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels following statin therapy and adverse cardiovascular events in patients with acute myocardial infarction The American Journal of Cardiology, December 19, 2014 Clinical Article
4 Effects comparison between low glycemic index diets and high glycemic index diets on HbA1c and fructosamine for patients with diabetes: A systematic review and meta-analysis Primary Care Diabetes, December 19, 2014 Evidence Based Medicine Review Article
5 Low-dose aspirin for primary prevention of cardiovascular events in japanese patients 60 years or older with atherosclerotic risk factors: a randomized clinical trial JAMA, December 19, 2014 Evidence Based Medicine Clinical Article
6 Current drug withdrawal strategy in prolactinoma patients treated with cabergoline: A systematic review and meta-analysis Pituitary, December 19, 2014 Evidence Based Medicine Review Article
7 Hypoglycemia and risk of cardiovascular disease and all-cause mortality in insulin-treated people with type 1 and type 2 diabetes: a cohort study Diabetes Care, December 19, 2014 Clinical Article
8 The effect of metformin on glucose homeostasis during moderate exercise Diabetes Care, December 19, 2014 Clinical Article
9 Intranasal insulin enhanced resting-state functional connectivity of hippocampal regions in type 2 diabetes Diabetes, December 19, 2014 Clinical Article
10 Association of organic cation transporter 1 with intolerance to metformin in type 2 diabetes: A GoDARTS Study Diabetes, December 19, 2014 Clinical Article
11 Most people with long-duration type 1 diabetes in a large population-based study are insulin microsecretors Diabetes Care, December 19, 2014 Clinical Article
12 The metabolic profile of intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy is associated with impaired glucose tolerance, dyslipidemia, and increased fetal growth Diabetes Care, December 19, 2014 Clinical Article
13 Risk factors for decline in IQ in youth with type 1 diabetes over the 12 years from diagnosis/illness onset Diabetes Care, December 19, 2014 Clinical Article
14 PCSK 7 genotype modifies effect of a weight-loss diet on 2-year changes of insulin resistance: The POUNDS lost trial Diabetes Care, December 19, 2014 Clinical Article
15 Cancer and bone fractures in observational follow-up of the RECORD study Acta Diabetologica, December 19, 2014 Clinical Article
16 Prevalence of detectable C-peptide according to age at diagnosis and duration of type 1 diabetes Diabetes Care, December 19, 2014 Clinical Article
17 Liraglutide, leptin, and their combined effects on feeding: Additive intake reduction through common intracellular signaling mechanisms Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism, December 19, 2014 Clinical Article
18 EUS is superior for detection of pancreatic lesions compared with standard imaging in patients with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, December 19, 2014 Clinical Article
19 Effect of dipeptidyl peptidase-4 inhibitor, vildagliptin on plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 in patients with diabetes mellitus The American Journal of Cardiology, December 19, 2014 Clinical Article
20 A new approach for diagnosing type 1 diabetes in autoantibody-positive individuals based on prediction and natural history Diabetes Care, December 19, 2014 Clinical Article
As reported in Diabetes Care, type 2 diabetics (n=522) with diabetic kidney disease (eGFR< 60 or urinary albumin-to-creatinine ratio > 30 mg/mmol) with TNFR1 levels in the highest quartile were at increased risk of all-cause mortality compared to diabetics with TNFR1 levels in the lowest quartile (aHR = 2.98). One hundred ninety-six deaths occurred in 48 months of follow-up.
As reported in the British Journal of Cancer, patients with diabetes (n=62) are at increased risk of death from pancreatic cancer overall (HR=1.52) and within 3 years of diagnosis (HR=1.45).
As reported in Swiss Medical Weekly, supplemental vitamin D3 (300,000 IU im) in patients (n=55) with T2DM of > 10 y duration resulted in a 12.8% decrease in HOMA-IR at 6 months compared to an increase of 10% in patients who received placebo.