Evidence Based Articles in Endocrinology

1 Vegetarian diets and glycemic control in diabetes: A systematic review and meta-analysis Cardiovascular Diagnosis and Therapy, November 20, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

2 Exercise is associated with a reduction in gestational diabetes mellitus Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, November 20, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

3 The association of common variants in PCSK1 with obesity: A HuGE review and meta-analysis American Journal of Epidemiology, November 19, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

4 Low HDL cholesterol is correlated to the acute ischemic stroke with diabetes mellitus Lipids in Health and Disease, November 18, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

5 Psychometric properties of the osteoporosis patient assessment questionnaire (OPAQ) 2.0: results from the multiple outcomes of raloxifene evaluation (MORE) study BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, November 18, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

6 Safety of balloon kyphoplasty in the treatment of osteoporotic vertebral compression fractures in Europe: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials European Spine Journal, November 18, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

7 Gestational hypertension and preeclampsia in living kidney donors New England Journal of Medicine, November 18, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

8 Blood pressure in early autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease New England Journal of Medicine, November 18, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

9 Effects of ACEI/ARB in hypertensive patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled studies BMC Cardiovascular Disorders, November 17, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

10 Interventions to modify the progression to type 2 diabetes mellitus in women with gestational diabetes: A systematic review of literature Current Opinion in Obstetrics and Gynecology, November 17, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

11 Dual use of department of veterans affairs and medicare benefits and use of test strips in veterans with type 2 diabetes mellitus JAMA Internal Medicine, November 17, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

12 Why are we doing cardiovascular outcome trials in type 2 diabetes? Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine, November 17, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

13 Bone fractures and feeling at risk for osteoporosis among women in Japan: patient characteristics and outcomes in the National Health and Wellness Survey Archives of Osteoporosis, November 17, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

14 Gamma-glutamyl transferase and risk of type II diabetes: an updated systematic review and dose-response meta-analysis Annals of Epidemiology , November 14, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

15 Impact of Roux-en Y gastric bypass surgery on prognostic factors of type 2 diabetes mellitus: meta-analysis and systematic review Diabetes/Metabolism Research and Reviews, November 14, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

16 Initial choice of oral glucose-lowering medication for diabetes mellitus: a patient-centered comparative effectiveness study JAMA Internal Medicine, November 14, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

17 Association between methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR) C677T/A1298C polymorphisms and essential hypertension: A systematic review and meta-analysis Metabolism, November 14, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

18 Association between sugar-sweetened beverages and type 2 diabetes: a meta-analysis Journal of Diabetes Investigation, November 13, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

19 Is vitamin D insufficiency or deficiency related to the development of osteochondritis dissecans? Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy, November 13, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

20 Risk of diarrhea in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus treated with sitagliptin: a meta-analysis of 30 randomized clinical trials Drug Design, Development and Therapy, November 12, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

21 Effects of creatine and resistance training on bone health in postmenopausal women Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, November 12, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

22 Periodontal innate immune mechanisms relevant to atherosclerosis Molecular Oral Microbiology, November 12, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

23 A posteriori dietary patterns are related to risk of type 2 diabetes: Findings from a systematic review and meta-analysis Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, November 11, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

24 Apolipoprotein C3 genetic polymorphisms are associated with lipids and coronary artery disease in a Chinese population Lipids in Health and Disease, November 11, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

25 Statins and glycaemic control in individuals with diabetes: a systematic review and meta-analysis Diabetologia - Clinical and Experimental Diabetes and Metabolism, November 10, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

26 Effect of lifestyle intervention in patients with type 2 diabetes: a meta-analysis Metabolism, November 10, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

27 Pharmacologic interventions for painful diabetic neuropathy: an umbrella systematic review and comparative effectiveness network meta-analysis Annals of Internal Medicine, November 10, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

28 Associations between the levels of sclerostin, phosphate, and fibroblast growth factor-23 and treatment with vitamin D in hemodialysis patients with low intact PTH level Osteoporosis International, November 10, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

29 Pharmacotherapy for hypertension in older adults: a systematic review Drugs & Aging, November 10, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

30 Relationship between sagittal spinal alignment and the incidence of vertebral fracture in menopausal women with osteoporosis: a multicenter longitudinal follow-up study European Spine Journal, November 10, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

31 Assessment of the relative effectiveness and tolerability of treatments of type 2 diabetes mellitus: a network meta-analysis Clinical Therapeutics, November 7, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

32 TSH suppression post-therapy in Graves' disease: A systematic review on pathophysiology and clinical data Canadian Journal of Diabetes, November 6, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

33 Effects of blood pressure lowering on cardiovascular risk according to baseline body-mass index: a meta-analysis of randomised trials The Lancet, November 6, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

34 Behavioral treatment of obesity in patients encountered in primary care settings: a systematic review JAMA, November 6, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

35 Association between metabolic syndrome, obesity, diabetes mellitus and oncological outcomes of bladder cancer: A systematic review International Journal of Urology, November 5, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

36 Analysis of quality improvement efforts in preventing glucocorticoid induced osteoporosis Seminars in Arthritis and Rheumatism, November 3, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

37 Obesity is associated with increased postoperative complications after operative management of proximal humerus fractures Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, November 3, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

38 Health education via mobile text messaging for glycemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes: A systematic review and meta-analysis Primary Care Diabetes, October 31, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

39 Meta-analysis of Atherogenic Index of Plasma and other lipid parameters in relation to risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus Primary Care Diabetes, October 31, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

40 Contrast-enhanced ultrasound for differentiation of benign and malignant thyroid lesions: meta-analysis Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, October 31, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

41 Low high-density lipoprotein cholesterol is characterized by elevated oxidative stress Angiology, October 31, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

42 Low-density lipoprotein receptor gene mutation analysis and structure-function correlation in an Omani Arab family with familial hypercholesterolemia Angiology, October 31, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

43 Centralized pan-middle east survey on the undertreatment of hypercholesterolemia: results from the cepheus study in Arabian gulf countries Angiology, October 31, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

44 Lack of association of angiotensin-converting enzyme insertion/deletion polymorphism with breast cancer: An update meta-analysis based on 10405 subjects Journal of the Renin-Angiotensin-Aldosterone System, October 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

45 Diabetes, fasting glucose, and the risk of glaucoma: A meta-analysis Ophthalmology, October 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

46 Systematic review of population-based studies validating ICD-9 and ICD-10 codes reporting on sensitivity and specificity of diabetes case definitions against a reference Canadian Journal of Diabetes, October 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

47 Efficacy of nitric oxide, with or without continuing antihypertensive treatment, for management of high blood pressure in acute stroke (ENOS): a partial-factorial randomised controlled trial The Lancet, October 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

48 Gender disparities in evidence-based statin therapy in patients with cardiovascular disease The American Journal of Cardiology, October 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

49 High cholesterol intake is associated with elevated risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus – A meta-analysis Clinical Nutrition, October 27, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

50 A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of the prebiotics and synbiotics effects on glycaemia, insulin concentrations and lipid parameters in adult patients with overweight or obesity Clinical Nutrition, October 27, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article
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51 Is laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy a lower risk bariatric procedure compared to laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass? A meta-analysis The American Journal of Surgery, October 27, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

52 Glucagon for hypoglycemic episodes in insulin-treated diabetic patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis with a comparison of glucagon with dextrose and of different glucagon formulations Acta Diabetologica, October 23, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

53 Controlling childhood obesity: A systematic review on strategies and challenges Journal of Research in Medical Sciences, October 22, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

54 Safety, effectiveness, and cost effectiveness of long acting versus intermediate acting insulin for patients with type 1 diabetes: systematic review and network meta-analysis BMJ, October 21, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article