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  1. Content type: Research

    Although previous studies have established a close relationship between caloric intake and metabolic syndrome, there is limited research exploring the impact of meal frequency adjusted by caloric intake on met...

    Authors: Chan-Hee Jung, Ji Sung Lee, Hee Jung Ahn, Jin-Sun Choi, Min Young Noh, Ji Jeung Lee, Eun Young Lee, Jeong Hyun Lim, Young Ran Lee, So Yoon Yoon, Chong Hwa Kim, Dong-Hyeok Cho, Young Sik Choi and Kyung Mook Choi

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:77

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    Obesity, metabolic syndrome (MetS), and diabetes are frequent in surgical populations and can enhance susceptibility to postoperative surgical site infections. Reduced neutrophil function has been linked with ...

    Authors: Ingrid Lea Scully, Lisa Kristin McNeil, Sudam Pathirana, Christine Lee Singer, Yongdong Liu, Stanley Mullen, Douglas Girgenti, Alejandra Gurtman, Michael W. Pride, Kathrin Ute Jansen, Paul L. Huang and Annaliesa S. Anderson

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:76

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    Surfactant protein D (SP-D) is a member of the collectin family and is an important component of the pulmonary innate host defense. To find the relationship between exercise training and SP-D in diabetes, we e...

    Authors: Sajjad Rezaei, Mahdieh Molanouri Shamsi, Mehdi Mahdavi, Azadeh Jamali, Jonato Prestes, Ramires Alsamir Tibana, James Wilfred Navalta and Fabrício Azevedo Voltarelli

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:74

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    Recently, we reported that toll-like receptor (TLR)2 and TLR4 localized on the glomerular endothelium in the glomeruli of streptozotocin (STZ)-induced type 1 diabetic mice and high fat diet feed-induced type 2...

    Authors: Koichiro Kajiwara, Shunsuke Takata, Thao T. To, Kenyo Takara, Yuji Hatakeyama, Sachio Tamaoki, Richard Peters Darveau, Hiroyuki Ishikawa and Yoshihiko Sawa

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:73

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  5. Content type: Research

    In recent years, obesity has become one of the most important public health problems in the world, with a growing prevalence in both developed and developing countries. Recent studies show that sleep disturban...

    Authors: Eduardo Araujo Perez, Luis Vicente Franco Oliveira, Wilson Rodrigues Freitas Jr., Carlos Alberto Malheiros, Elias Jirjoss Ilias, Anderson Soares Silva, Jessica Julioti Urbano, Patricia Clemente Oliveira, Felipe X. Cepeda, Luciana M. M. Sampaio, Ivani C. Trombetta, Humberto Delle, Daniel Gianella Neto, Sergio Roberto Nacif and Roberto Stirbulov

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:72

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  6. Content type: Research

    Evidences support the benefits of moderate- to high-intensity statins for patients with acute myocardial infarction (AMI) except for those with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) on dialysis after AMI. This study...

    Authors: Yan-Rong Li, Sung-Sheng Tsai, Yu-Sheng Lin, Chang-Min Chung, Szu-Tah Chen, Jui-Hung Sun, Miaw-Jene Liou and Tien-Hsing Chen

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:71

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  7. Content type: Erratum

    Upon publication of the original article [1], it was noticed that the Ref. [32] was incorrectly given as [32]: Allan GM, Nouri F, Korownyk C, Kolber MR, Vandermeer B, McCormack J. Agreement among cardiovascular d...

    Authors: Marcello Casaccia Bertoluci and Viviane Zorzanelli Rocha

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:70

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    The original article was published in Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:25

  8. Content type: Research

    Reduced insulin sensitivity not only contributes to the pathogenesis of type 2 diabetes but is also linked to multiple metabolic risk factors and cardiovascular diseases (CVD). A prolonged heart rate-corrected...

    Authors: Xiao-hua Yang, Jian-bin Su, Xiu-lin Zhang, Li-hua Zhao, Feng Xu, Xue-qin Wang and Xing-bo Cheng

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:69

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  9. Content type: Research

    Albuminuria is generally accepted as a sensitive marker of diabetic nephropathy but has limitations in predicting its progression. The aim of this study was to evaluate the use of nonalbumin proteinuria in add...

    Authors: Jong Ho Kim, Seo Young Oh, Eun Heui Kim, Min Jin Lee, Yun Kyung Jeon, Bo Hyun Kim, Jin Mi Kim, Yong Ki Kim, Sang Soo Kim and In Joo Kim

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:68

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  10. Content type: Research

    Interleukin-6 (IL-6) plays a central role in atherosclerosis and inflammation. It may improve risk prediction in patients at intermediate cardiovascular risk.

    Authors: Marco V. Wainstein, Márcio Mossmann, Gustavo N. Araujo, Sandro C. Gonçalves, Gabriela L. Gravina, Marlei Sangalli, Francine Veadrigo, Roselene Matte, Rejane Reich, Fernanda G. Costa, Michael Andrades, Antônio Marcos V. da Silva and Marcello C. Bertoluci

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:67

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    Worldwide there is an increased prevalence of metabolic syndrome mainly due to life-style modifications, and Africans are not saved of this situation. Many markers have been studied to predict the risk of this...

    Authors: Clarisse Noël A. Ayina, Francky Teddy A. Endomba, Samuel Honoré Mandengue, Jean Jacques N. Noubiap, Laurent Serge Etoundi Ngoa, Philippe Boudou, Jean-François Gautier, Jean Claude Mbanya and Eugene Sobngwi

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:66

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  12. Content type: Research

    While the association of the prevalence of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) with impaired glucose metabolism has been reported, the factors influencing glucose tolerance in NAFLD remain to be clarified.

    Authors: Satoko Ohmi, Masafumi Ono, Hiroshi Takata, Seiki Hirano, Shogo Funakoshi, Yuichi Nishi, Kumiko Yoshimura, Eri Amano, Yoshio Terada, Toshiji Saibara and Shimpei Fujimoto

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:65

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  13. Content type: Research

    We investigated the influence of aerobic capacity on the improvement in glycemic control achieved by long-term aerobic exercise in type 2 diabetes.

    Authors: Hideki Nojima, Masayasu Yoneda, Hiroshi Watanabe, Kiminori Yamane, Yoshihiro Kitahara, Kiyokazu Sekikawa, Hideya Yamamoto, Akihito Yokoyama, Noboru Hattori and Nobuoki Kohno

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:63

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  14. Content type: Research

    To describe the abundance of major phyla and some genera in the gut microbiota of individuals according to dietary habits and examine their associations with inflammatory markers, insulin resistance, and cardi...

    Authors: Ana Carolina Franco-de-Moraes, Bianca de Almeida-Pititto, Gabriel da Rocha Fernandes, Everton Padilha Gomes, Alexandre da Costa Pereira and Sandra Roberta G. Ferreira

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:62

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  15. Content type: Short report

    Diabetes related distress is common in type 1 diabetes patients (T1D). High levels of diabetes distress are related to poor metabolic control. An instrument to evaluate diabetes distress in T1D patients is “type ...

    Authors: M. S. V. M. Silveira, T. G. Bovi, P. F. Oliveira, E. J. Pavin and L. Fisher

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:61

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  16. Content type: Research

    Inhibitors of sodium-glucose co-transporter 2 (SGLT2) have immediate glucose-lowering effects by promoting urinary glucose excretion, without altering insulin level. Only a few studies have evaluated blood glu...

    Authors: Keiichi Torimoto, Yosuke Okada, Kenji Koikawa and Yoshiya Tanaka

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:60

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  17. Content type: Review

    Diabetes is a complex condition with a variety of causes and pathophysiologies. The current single target approach has not provided ideal clinical outcomes for the treatment of the disease and its complication...

    Authors: Ramesh C. Gupta, Dennis Chang, Srinivas Nammi, Alan Bensoussan, Kellie Bilinski and Basil D. Roufogalis

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:59

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  18. Content type: Research

    This study aimed to determine self-monitoring practices, awareness to dietary modifications and barriers to medication adherence among physically disabled type 2 diabetes mellitus patients.

    Authors: Syed Wasif Gillani, Syed Azhar Syed Sulaiman, Mohi Iqbal Mohammad Abdul and Sherif Y. Saad

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:58

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  19. Content type: Review

    Type 2 diabetes and its management affect the patient and the close family potentially causing either psychological distress or increased sense of responsibility and collaboration in these families. Interactio...

    Authors: Birgitte B. Bennich, Michael E. Røder, Dorthe Overgaard, Ingrid Egerod, Lene Munch, Filip K. Knop, Tina Vilsbøll and Hanne Konradsen

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:57

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  20. Content type: Research

    Diabetic cardiomyopathy (DCM) is a serious cardiac dysfunction induced by changes in the structure and contractility of the myocardium that are initiated in part by alterations in energy substrates. The underl...

    Authors: Shifen Dong, Rong Zhang, Yaoyue Liang, Jiachen Shi, Jiajia Li, Fei Shang, Xuezhou Mao and Jianning Sun

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:56

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  21. Content type: Research

    Dipeptidyl peptidase-4 (DPP-4) inhibitors and sodium–glucose co-transporter 2 (SGLT2) inhibitors improve hyperglycemia, and the usefulness of co-administration of DPP-4 inhibitors and insulin therapy has been ...

    Authors: Hiroshi Nomoto, Hideaki Miyoshi, Hajime Sugawara, Kota Ono, Shingo Yanagiya, Mayuko Oita, Akinobu Nakamura and Tatsuya Atsumi

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:54

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  22. Content type: Review

    Since the first position statement on diabetes and cardiovascular prevention published in 2014 by the Brazilian Diabetes Society, the current view on primary and secondary prevention in diabetes has evolved as...

    Authors: Marcello Casaccia Bertoluci, Rodrigo Oliveira Moreira, André Faludi, Maria Cristina Izar, Beatriz D. Schaan, Cynthia Melissa Valerio, Marcelo Chiara Bertolami, Ana Paula Chacra, Marcus Vinicius Bolivar Malachias, Sérgio Vencio, José Francisco Kerr Saraiva, Roberto Betti, Luiz Turatti, Francisco Antonio Helfenstein Fonseca, Henrique Tria Bianco, Marta Sulzbach…

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:53

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  23. Content type: Research

    The global prevalence of type 2 diabetes is considerable. To avoid or delay its chronic complications, patients with type 2 diabetes should improve blood glucose management by adapting their life style. This i...

    Authors: Marie-Christine Turnin, Solène Schirr-Bonnans, Jacques Martini, Jean-Christophe Buisson, Soumia Taoui, Marie-Christine Chauchard, Nadège Costa, Benoît Lepage, Laurent Molinier and Hélène Hanaire

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:52

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  24. Content type: Short report

    To translate and validate the instrument Diabetes Self-Management Profile (DSMP)—Conventional and Flexible Regimens into Brazilian Portuguese language in order to evaluate the quality of diabetes self-manageme...

    Authors: Caroline Gouveia Buff Passone, Lygia Spassapan Oliveira Esteves, Roberta Dias Savoldelli, Michael A. Harris, Durval Damiani and Thais Della Manna

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:51

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  25. Content type: Short report

    Insulin resistance and insulin deficiency are the cardinal defects in the pathogenesis of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM). Despite the plethora of anti-diabetic medications, drugs specifically targeting the β-...

    Authors: Shobhit Bhansali, Pinaki Dutta, Mukesh Kumar Yadav, Ashish Jain, Sunder Mudaliar, Meredith Hawkins, Anura V. Kurpad, Deepak Pahwa, Ashok Kumar Yadav, Ratti Ram Sharma, Vivekanand Jha, Neelam Marwaha, Shipra Bhansali and Anil Bhansali

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:50

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  26. Content type: Research

    Adiponectin has been implicated in metabolic syndrome (MetS) and arterial stiffness (AS). We aim to determine the relationship between serum adiponectin concentration as well as peripheral AS in hypertensive p...

    Authors: Ming-Chun Chen, Chung-Jen Lee, Chiu-Fen Yang, Yu-Chih Chen, Ji-Hung Wang and Bang-Gee Hsu

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:49

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  27. Content type: Short report

    Type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) is one of the most common pediatric diseases and its incidence is rising in many countries. Recently, it has been shown that metabolites other than glucose play an important rol...

    Authors: Liene Bervoets, Guy Massa, Wanda Guedens, Evelyne Louis, Jean-Paul Noben and Peter Adriaensens

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:48

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  28. Content type: Research

    Type 2 diabetes is a major healthcare problem. Glucose-, lipid-, and blood pressure-lowering strategies decrease the risk of micro- and macrovascular complications. However, a substantial residual risk remains...

    Authors: Thijs T. W. van Herpt, Roosmarijn F. H. Lemmers, Mandy van Hoek, Janneke G. Langendonk, Ronald J. Erdtsieck, Bert Bravenboer, Annelies Lucas, Monique T. Mulder, Harm R. Haak, Aloysius G. Lieverse and Eric J. G. Sijbrands

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:47

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  29. Content type: Research

    Type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) is a complex disease, particularly in a continental country like Brazil. We attempted to understand and evaluate the perceptions and routines of Brazilians with T2DM and physici...

    Authors: Sérgio Vencio, Päivi M. Paldánius, Matthias Blüher, Daniel Giannella-Neto, Rafael Caiado-Vencio and W. David Strain

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:46

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  30. Content type: Research

    Ten to forty percent of nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) and HCV-related chronic liver disease (CLD-C) patients have antinuclear antibodies (ANAs). However, the relationship between autoimmune response and ...

    Authors: Takashi Himoto, Koji Fujita, Takako Nomura, Joji Tani, Asahiro Morishita, Hirohito Yoneyama, Reiji Haba and Tsutomu Masaki

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:45

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  31. Content type: Research

    Type 2 diabetes (T2D) is associated with reduced numbers and impaired function of circulating angiogenic cells (CAC) which contributes to the progression of atherosclerosis and microvascular disease. Previous ...

    Authors: Behiye Özcan, Pieter J. M. Leenen, Patric J. D. Delhanty, Lucy Y. Baldéon-Rojas, Sebastian J. Neggers and Aart Jan van der Lely

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:43

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  32. Content type: Research

    The metabolic syndrome (MetS) comprises several cardiometabolic risk factors associated with increased risk for both type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease. Skin autofluorescence (SAF), a non-invasive biom...

    Authors: Robert P. van Waateringe, Sandra N. Slagter, Andre P. van Beek, Melanie M. van der Klauw, Jana V. van Vliet-Ostaptchouk, Reindert Graaff, Andrew D. Paterson, Helen L. Lutgers and Bruce H. R. Wolffenbuttel

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:42

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  33. Content type: Research

    The aim of this study was to investigate plasma levels of sST2 and sCD163 to determine whether they at an early stage could predict development of diabetic nephropathy and/or diabetic retinopathy in patients a...

    Authors: My Samuelsson, Jonatan Dereke, Maria K. Svensson, Mona Landin-Olsson and Magnus Hillman

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:41

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  34. Content type: Research

    The metabolic syndrome (MetS) and its components are well-established risk factors for cardiovascular diseases (CVD). It is inconclusive whether MetS and MetS score are associated with electrocardiographic mar...

    Authors: Theodora W. Elffers, Renée de Mutsert, Hildo J. Lamb, Arie C. Maan, Peter W. Macfarlane, Ko Willems van Dijk, Frits R. Rosendaal, J. Wouter Jukema and Stella Trompet

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:40

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  35. Content type: Research

    There is a substantial reduction in cardiovascular related morbidity and mortality in the general population attributed to improved treatment of cardiac risk factors and disease, the same magnitude of benefit ...

    Authors: Mukund Srinivasan, Padmanabh Kamath, Narayan Bhat, Narasimha Pai, Rajesh Bhat, Tejas Shah, Poornima Manjrekar and Chakrapani Mahabala

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:38

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  36. Content type: Research

    The primary aim of the disease management program (DMP) for patients with diabetes mellitus type 2 is to improve the quality of health care and the treatment process. 12 years after its introduction in Germany...

    Authors: Michael Mehring, Ewan Donnachie, Florian Cornelius Bonke, Christoph Werner and Antonius Schneider

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:37

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  37. Content type: Review

    Type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM), which is characterized by the combination of relative insulin deficiency and insulin resistance, cannot be reversed with existing therapeutic strategies. Transplantation of ins...

    Authors: Li Zang, Haojie Hao, Jiejie Liu, Yijun Li, Weidong Han and Yiming Mu

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:36

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  38. Content type: Research

    Several antidiabetic therapies affect bone metabolism. Sulfonylureas have the lowest impact on bone among oral antidiabetics. The objective of this study is to compare the effects of vildagliptin and gliclazid...

    Authors: Andre Gustavo Daher Vianna, Claudio Silva de Lacerda, Luciana Muniz Pechmann, Michelle Garcia Polesel, Emerson Cestari Marino, Victoria Zeghbi Cochenski Borba and Fellype de Carvalho Barreto

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:35

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  39. Content type: Research

    Cardiovascular disease constitutes a major challenge for the health of community-dwelling population, it is essential to delay the development of atherosclerosis. However, long-term prospective studies analyzi...

    Authors: Shihui Fu, Wenji Chen, Leiming Luo and Ping Ye

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:33

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  40. Content type: Research

    Obesity may have a role in the development of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM). Single-nucleotide-polymorphisms (SNPs) of the FTO (fat mass and obesity associated) gene have been associated with obesity. Th...

    Authors: Renata Saucedo, Jorge Valencia, Claudia Gutierrez, Lourdes Basurto, Marcelino Hernandez, Edgardo Puello, Guadalupe Rico, Gloria Vega and Arturo Zarate

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:32

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  41. Content type: Research

    The study assessed mRNA expression of podocyte-associated molecules in urinary sediments of patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM) in relation to urinary podocytes, biomarkers of podocyte injury and of pr...

    Authors: Ligia Petrica, Sorin Ursoniu, Florica Gadalean, Adrian Vlad, Gheorghe Gluhovschi, Victor Dumitrascu, Daliborca Vlad, Cristina Gluhovschi, Silvia Velciov, Flaviu Bob, Petru Matusz, Oana Milas, Alina Secara, Anca Simulescu and Roxana Popescu

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:31

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  42. Content type: Research

    Sixty years ago diabetes was almost non-existent in Greenland and until the beginning of this century awareness of diabetes was quite minimal. A high prevalence of undiagnosed diabetes has been reported in rep...

    Authors: Michael Lynge Pedersen

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:30

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  43. Content type: Research

    There is a high hospitalization rate for diabetic patients. Since retinopathy and albuminuria are both important manifestations of microvascular disease in diabetes, our aim was to investigate the effect of re...

    Authors: Ya-Mei Hsieh, Wen-Jane Lee, Wayne H.-H. Sheu, Yu-Hsuan Li, Shih-Yi Lin and I.-Te Lee

    Citation: Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2017 9:29

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