The @RISK Study: Risk communication for patients with type 2 diabetes: design of a randomised controlled trial
- CV Event Risk Lower with Metformin. STEIN, JILL // Renal & Urology News;Sep2011, Vol. 10 Issue 9, p1
The article reports on the findings of a study conducted by Alex Z. Fu and colleagues which reveals that older patients with type 2 diabetes have a significantly lower likelihood of experiencing a cardiovascular (CV) event within two years if they start a treatment with metformin.
- Attenuating Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes. // American Family Physician;12/15/2000, Vol. 62 Issue 12, p2633
Patients with type 2 diabetes (formerly known as non-insulin-resistant diabetes) have a significantly increased risk of developing cardiovascular disease. Once clinical cardiovascular disease develops, these patients have a poorer prognosis than normoglycemic patients. By inducing endothelial...
- Gliptins neither benefit nor harm T2DM cardiovascular outcomes. // Reactions Weekly;9/28/2013, Issue 1471, p4
The article discusses the ineffectiveness of antihyperglycaemics saxagliptin and alogliptin in cardiovascular outcomes in type 2 diabetic patients.
- Saxagliptin does not increase risk of CV events. // Reactions Weekly;Nov2015, Vol. 1578 Issue 1, p10
The article presents a study which shows that saxagliptin does not increase cardiovascular (CV) risk events in patients having type 2 diabetes mellitus irrespective of glycaemic control.
- Basic Science -- Diabetes. // Current Medical Literature: Diabetes;2008, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p17
This article discusses several studies done about diabetes, published in different journals. These include CA 19-9 levels in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus, aerobic fitness and hand grip strength in type 1 diabetes, and attenuation of amydgala and frontal cortical responses to low blood...
- Evaluation of cognitive functions and the related factors in 50-80 year type 2 diabetic subjects. Temizel, Mustafa; Mert, Meral; Yanar, Hakan; Arman, Yucel; Arslan, Kadem; Alakus, Feride; Velioglu, Ebru // International Journal of Diabetes in Developing Countries;Jun2013, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p71
To study cognitive functions in 50-80 year aged type 2 diabetic patients. Cognitive performance was evaluated through a mini mental test (MMT) in 131 patients between 50 and 80 years (100 type 2 diabetics and 31 non-diabetics). Relation analysis were carried out for different parameters. Scores...
- Quality of Life and Adjustment among Type II Diabetes Patients With and Without Lower Limb Amputation. Zaidi, Ghazal; Zafar, Nida; Noor-ul-Huda; Zubair, Raesa; Farooq, Sehrish; Kausar, Rukhsana // Journal of Behavioural Sciences;2013 Special issue, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p72
The article focuses on a study conducted by the authors related to how lower limb amputation affects type II diabetes patients's quality of life and adjustments they have to make. It states that those who were not amputated had better quality of life as compared to those who were. It highlights...
- Comparison of effect of metformin in combination with glimepiride and glibenclamide on glycaemic control in patient with type 2 diabetes mellitus. Shimpi, R. D.; Patil, P. H.; Kuchake, V. G.; Ingle, P. V.; Surana, S. J.; Dighore, P. N. // International Journal of PharmTech Research;Jan2009, Vol. 1 Issue 1, p50
The aim of the present study is to compare the effect of metformin in combination with Glimepiride and Glibenclamide In patient with type 2 Diabetes Mellitus. Subjects and method: This is an open-label, randomized study carried out to study the effect of metformin when it is given in combination...
- Depression in Patients with Type II Diabetes: Case study at Diabetic Outpatient Clinic, in Samut Prakan. Thongsai, Soontareeporn; Watanabenjasopa, Suntaree; Youjaiyen, Malinee // Global Journal of Health Science;2014, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p127
This descriptive research studied the depression level of patients with diabetes type II at diabetic clinics in Samut Prakarn, and, identified the causes of severe depression in patients with type 2. There were 209 participants enrolled in the study. The samples were selected by opportunistic...