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ENDO: Glycemic Control Good for Regular Human Insulin With V-Go

Mean change in HbA1c not significantly different with regular human insulin, rapid-acting insulin

ENDO: Liraglutide May Benefit Adolescents With Obesity

Reduction in BMI standard-deviation score greater for liraglutide + lifestyle therapy versus placebo

March 2020 Briefing – Diabetes & Endocrinology

Here are what the editors at HealthDay consider to be the most important developments in Diabetes & Endocrinology for March 2020. This roundup includes...

ENDO: Diabetes Diminishes Weight Loss Effect of Bariatric Surgery

Those without diabetes had increased odds of achieving 50 percent or more excess body-weight loss

ENDO: Real-World Data Analyzed for Use of Insulin Pump in T1DM

Subgroup analysis shows time spent in target glucose range increased in auto mode versus manual mode

Doctors, Hospitals, Pharmacies Warned Not to Stockpile Meds

Professional societies issue stern warning not to inappropriately prescribe meds for COVID-19

ENDO: Thyroid Hormone Use May Up Mortality Risk in Older Adults

Increased risk for death seen for visits on LT4 versus those with isolated elevated TSH who were untreated

Consistent Sleep in Early Adulthood May Cut Diabetes Risk

Findings seen in women; associations weakened after adjusting for obesity, other metabolic comorbidities

ENDO: HbA1c Tied to Cognition in T2DM Patients After Lacunar Stroke

Increase in HbA1c over time linked to decrease in Cognitive Assessment Screening Instrument score

U.S. Army Opens Field Hospital in New York City

Field hospital in Manhattan meant to handle non-COVID-19 patients to free up space in city hospitals