Endocrinology

Reports of high-impact endocrinology studies by medical professionals

Antipsychotic users more likely to develop Type 2 Diabetes

Image: PD  1. Children and adolescents prescribed antipsychotics were three times more likely to develop Type 2 Diabetes.  2. The risk of diabetes increased in a...

Healthy diet delays development, progression of chronic kidney disease in diabetics

Image: PD  1. Eating a healthy diet with 5 or more servings of fruit per week led to lower risk of development or progression of...

High glucose levels associated with increased risk of dementia

Image: PD  1. In patients without diabetes there was a monotonically increasing association between glucose level and risk of dementia; the same association between higher...

Pancreatic neoplasm histology predicts survival

Image: PD 1. Pathohistological subtype of pancreatic intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm (IPMN) was a strong independent predictor for malignancy.  2. Pancreatobiliary type IPMN was associated with...

Costs for DKA care vary significantly among U.S. hospitals

Image: PD 1. Hospital costs, length of stay, and readmission rates for diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) vary widely across United States children’s hospitals. 2. The mean hospital-level...

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