Metabolic Syndrome in Patients With Diabetes Mellitus

Via Peters

Aim Our study aims to assess the prevalence of metabolic syndrome (MS) in patients with diabetes mellitus, identify its determinants, and determine the correlation between MS and degenerative complications. Method A retrospective, descriptive and analytic study was conducted at the Endocrinology, Diabetology, and Nutrition department of the Hassan II University […]

A simple risk model for predicting Metabolic Syndrome

Via Peters

Introduction Worldwide, the prevalence of Metabolic Syndrome (MetS) – “a clustering of risk factors which includes hypertension, central obesity, impaired glucose metabolism with insulin resistance, and dyslipidemia”1 is high and rising, with nearly one in four adults affected.2 The diagnosis of MetS increases an individual’s risk of developing CVD by […]

MemorialCare Heart & Vascular Institute Participating in Global Study of CSL112 in Patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome (AEGIS-II)

Via Peters

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., March 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — MemorialCare Heart & Vascular Institute (MHVI), through its advanced research program, is participating in a CSL Behring-sponsored multi-center, Phase III clinical trial – “ApoA-I Event reducinG in Ischemic Syndromes II (AEGIS-II) – which is studying the removal of cholesterol from the arteries to […]

Suboptimal Cardiovascular Risk Factor Target Attainment in Patients With Antiphospholipid Syndrome vs RA and Diabetes

Via Peters

In patients with antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) vs those with rheumatoid arthritis and diabetes mellitus (DM), although prevalence of traditional cardiovascular (CV) risk factors is comparable, there is low attainment of CV risk factor targets, according to study results published in Lupus Science & Medicine. The researchers sought to examine the […]

Global study finds metabolic syndrome increas

Via Peters

ROCHESTER, Minn. ― Patients hospitalized with COVID-19 who had a combination of high blood pressure, obesity, diabetes, or other conditions associated with metabolic syndrome were at much higher risk of acute respiratory distress syndrome and death, according to an international study published in JAMA Network Open. The risk for developing acute respiratory distress syndrome, a […]

NICE u-turn on treatment for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Via Peters

The new guideline emphasises the importance of a personalised management plan for areas such as energy management – including the importance of rest and staying within the individual’s energy limits In a controversial U-turn, the UK’s National Institute of Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has gone back on its previous […]