The incidence and prevalence of diabetes in patients with serious mental illness in North West Wales: Two cohorts, 1875-1924 & 1994-2006 compared
- Prevalence of depression and associated risk factors among persons with type-2 diabetes mellitus without a prior psychiatric history: a cross-sectional study in clinical settings in urban Nepal. Niraula, Kiran; Kohrt, Brandon A.; Flora, Meerjady Sabrina; Thapa, Narbada; Mumu, Shirin Jahan; Pathak, Rahul; Stray-Pedersen, Babill; Ghimire, Pukar; Regmi, Bhawana; MacFarlane, Elizabeth K.; Shrestha, Roshni // BMC Psychiatry;2013, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p1
Background: Diabetes is a growing health problem in South Asia. Despite an increasing number of studies exploring causal pathways between diabetes and depression in high-income countries (HIC), the pathway between the two disorders has received limited attention in low and middleincome countries...
- Psychological problems in patients with type 2 diabetes -- Clinical considerations. Stanković, Žana; Jašović-Gašić, Miroslava; Lečić-Toševski, Dušica // Vojnosanitetski Pregled: Military Medical & Pharmaceutical Journ;Dec2013, Vol. 70 Issue 12, p1138
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- Effective lifestyle interventions to improve type II diabetes self-management for those with schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder: a systematic review. // BMC Psychiatry;2012, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p24
The article focuses on a systematic evidence review that aims to identify effective lifestyle interventions that enhance self-management in individuals suffering from type II diabetes and schizophrenia or other schizoaffective disorders. For the review, a search for eligible studies was...
- The Risk of Diabetes in Deficit Schizophrenia. Keller, William R.; Vidal, Carol; Park, Eric S.; Strauss, Gregory P.; Fischer, Bernard A. // Clinical Schizophrenia & Related Psychoses;Winter2014, Vol. 7 Issue 4, p235
The authors discuss the risk of diabetes among patients with deficit schizophrenia. They found out that there is no difference in type 2 diabetes prevalence rate between deficit and nondeficit schizophrenia. They explain the significance of deficit or nondeficit categorization in non-research...
- Increasing Prevalence of Type 2 Diabetes in a Rural Bangladeshi Population: A Population Based Study for 10 Years (Diabetes MetabJ20l3;37:46-53). Kim, Nan Hee // Diabetes & Metabolism Journal;Apr2013, Vol. 37 Issue 2, p152
A letter to the editor is presented which discusses the increase in type 2 diabetes prevalence in rural population in Bangladesh.
- Increasing Prevalence of Type 2 Diabetes in a Rural Bangladeshi Population: A Population Based Study for 10 Years (Diabetes Metab I 2013;37:46-53). Bhowmik, Bishwajit; Afsana, Faria; Diep, Lien My; Munir, Sanjida Binte; Wright, Erica; Mahmood, Sharif; Azad Khan, A. K.; Hussain, Akhtar // Diabetes & Metabolism Journal;Apr2013, Vol. 37 Issue 2, p153
A response from the authors of the article concerning the increase in type 2 diabetes prevalence in rural population in Bangladesh is presented.
- Weight Gain, Schizophrenia and Antipsychotics: New Findings from Animal Model and Pharmacogenomic Studies. Panariello, Fabio; De Luca, Vincenzo; de Bartolomeis, Andrea // Schizophrenia Research & Treatment;2011, p1
Excess body weight is one of the most common physical health problems among patients with schizophrenia that increases the risk for many medical problems, including type 2 diabetes mellitus, coronary heart disease, osteoarthritis, and hypertension, and accounts in part for 20% shorter life...
- Very low rates of screening for metabolic syndrome among patients with severe mental illness in Durban, South Africa. Saloojee, Shamima; Burns, Jonathan; Motala, Ayesha // BMC Psychiatry;2014, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p58
Background Sub Saharan African is experiencing the largest increase in the prevalence of type 2 diabetes mellitus and cardiovascular disease globally. Metabolic syndrome (MetS) is a cluster of risk factors for these conditions. There is a consistently higher prevalence of cardiometabolic disease...
- Physical comorbidity and its relevance on mortality in schizophrenia: a naturalistic 12-year follow-up in general hospital admissions. Schoepf, Dieter; Uppal, Hardeep; Potluri, Rahul; Heun, Reinhard // European Archives of Psychiatry & Clinical Neuroscience;Feb2014, Vol. 264 Issue 1, p3
Schizophrenia is a major psychotic disorder with significant comorbidity and mortality. Patients with schizophrenia are said to suffer more type-2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) and diabetogenic complications. However, there is little consistent evidence that comorbidity with physical diseases leads...