Endocrinology

Reports of high-impact endocrinology studies by medical professionals

Insulin management in hospitalized patients with diabetes mellitus on high-dose glucocorticoids

1. Using a 50% basal (glargine) and 50% bolus (lispro) insulin therapy, glucocorticoid (GC) exacerbated hyperglycemic patients were associated with higher capillary blood glucose (CBG)...

Thyroid dysfunction not associated with cognitive decline

1. This retrospective, multicohort study demonstrated no cross-sectional or longitudinal associations between thyroid dysfunction and global cognition, memory, executive function, or dementia. Evidence Rating Level:...

Novel macrophage-regulating cream demonstrated superior therapeutic efficacy for the treatment of diabetic foot ulcers...

1. Topical application of ON101, a macrophage regulator cream, demonstrated superior therapeutic efficacy in the treatment of diabetic foot ulcers compared to standard absorbent...

A family-based health promotion intervention for the prevention of diabetes among women with prior...

1. The Face-it, four-stage health promotion intervention reduced the risk of diabetes among women with prior gestational diabetes 2. Conducting qualitative research, reviewing prior...

Increased prevalence of type 1 and type 2 diabetes observed in youths in the...

1. This cross-sectional study discovered that the estimated prevalence of both type 1 and type 2 diabetes among youths in the United States increased...

Hormone therapy may have an important impact on performance in transgender athletes

1. Transwomen competing in sports may retain strength advantages over cisgender women even after 3 years of hormone therapy. 2. Transwomen have red blood cell...

Multifocal papillary thyroid carcinoma has a higher risk of recurrence than unifocal cancer

1. Multifocal papillary thyroid carcinoma (PTC) was associated with a higher risk of cancer recurrence than unifocal PTC. 2. Large (>1cm) and small (≤1 cm),...

22q11.22 status is a predictor of the degree of negative outcomes of IKZF1 alteration...

1. 22q11.22 deletion alone was not associated with poor outcomes, but in combination with IKZF1 alteration predicted poor outcomes in pediatric B-cell acute lymphoblastic...

Once weekly tirzepatide is superior to daily insulin degludec for treatment of uncontrolled type...

1. Patients receiving tirzepatide (5, 10, or 15 mg) reported significantly greater reductions in HbA1c compared to daily insulin degludec at 52 weeks post-randomization. 2....

Decline in serum sodium not associated with mental status changes in pediatric diabetic ketoacidosis

1. In a randomized trial, factors associated with a decline in glucose-corrected sodium in children experiencing diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) included older age, previous diagnosis...

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