A Delicate Balance: Treating Older Patients with Diabetes

Older patients with diabetes can benefit from even more carefully personalized treatment than their younger counterparts. A new Endocrine Society clinical practice guideline provides a new look at how to care for this growing population. A new Endocrine Society clinical practice guideline aimed at treating diabetes patients 65 years and older stresses that longer life...

Statins Linked to Higher Diabetes Risk

Individuals who take statins may be at higher risk for developing high blood sugar levels, insulin resistance, and eventually type 2 diabetes, according to an analysis published in the British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology. Researchers led by Prof. Bruno Stricker, of the Erasmus Medical Centre, in the Netherlands point out that while there are several epidemiological...

ENDO 2019 News: Treating Diabetes in Older Adults Requires Simpler Medication Regimens, Looser Glycemic Targets

Endocrine Society’s Clinical Practice Guideline offers diagnosis and treatment recommendations Simplifying medication regimens and tailoring glycemic targets in older adults with diabetes improves adherence and avoids treatment-related complications, according to a Clinical Practice Guideline issued today by the Endocrine Society. The Society debuted the guideline during a press conference on the opening day of ENDO...

Managed Care Meeting Will Focus on Diabetes Patient Outcomes

On Thursday April 4, The American Journal of Managed Care will host a regional Institute for Value-Based Medicine® meeting on the advances in treatment and management to reduce cost and improve outcomes of patients with diabetes  from 5:30-9:00 p.m. at The Statler Dallas in Texas. This meeting will feature four presenters: Endocrine Society member Jaime Davidson, MD,...

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