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Wed, Oct 18, 2017 - Adding a sulfonylurea or metformin to insulin is associated with approximately a 1 percent reduction in hemoglobin A1c, and addition of a sulfonylurea (but not metformin) is associated with more hypoglycemic events, according a clinical evidence synopsis Read More >
Clinical Evidence Synopsis Published for T2DM
Wed, Oct 18, 2017 - For individuals with impaired glucose regulation, the impact of lifestyle and metformin interventions vary for progression to diabetes mellitus and likelihood of regression to normal glucose regulation, according to a study published online Oct. 11 in Read More >
Lifestyle, Metformin Interventions Have Variable Effects
Wed, Oct 18, 2017 - Proton pump inhibitor use is associated with increased risk of first-time ischemic stroke and myocardial infarction, according to a study published online Oct. 12 in the Journal of Internal Medicine. Read More >
PPI Use Linked to Increased Risk of Ischemic Stroke, MI
Wed, Oct 18, 2017 - The increasing participation of men in registered nursing can be attributed to multiple factors, including increasing educational attainment, rising labor demand in health care, and liberalizing gender role attitudes, according to a working paper publishe Read More >
Men Now Comprise ~10 Percent of RN Workforce
Wed, Oct 18, 2017 - Physicians should make a public commitment to speak with their patients about firearms, according to an opinion piece published online Oct. 16 in the Annals of Internal Medicine. Read More >
Doctors Urged to Speak With Patients About Firearms
Wed, Oct 18, 2017 - A machine learning model can predict the risk of upgrade of high-risk breast lesions to cancer, according to a study published online Oct. 17 in Radiology. Read More >
Machine Learning Model Predicts Risk of Upgrade to Breast CA
Tue, Oct 17, 2017 - Despite interest in the method, there is no scientific evidence to support the abdominal hypopressive technique for treatment of pelvic floor dysfunction, according to a discussion published online Oct. 16 in the British Journal of Sports Medicine. Read More >
No Evidence to Back Abdominal Hypopressive Technique
Tue, Oct 17, 2017 - Primary care referral along with a commercial weight management provider can deliver an effective diabetes prevention program, according to a study published online Oct. 16 in BMJ Open Diabetes Research & Care. Read More >
Commercial Weight Management Program May Help Prevent T2D