Record high two million people at risk of Type 2 Diabetes

March 3, 2020
Source: NHS England Follow this link to read the article Date of publication: Feb 20 Publication type: News story In a nutshell:  Around two million people in England are at risk of developing Type 2 diabetes, the highest on record, according to new NHS figures. Some important notes: This article may be available via NHS Athens or through your local NHS Library. To search for your nearest library, please see http://www.hlisd.org/

Five‐year effectiveness of bariatric surgery on disease remission, weight loss, and changes of metabolic parameters in obese patients with type 2 diabetes

February 4, 2020
Source: Diabetes/Metabolism Research and Reviews Follow this link to read an abstract Date of publication: Jan 2020 Publication type: Journal article In a nutshell: To compare disease remission rates, weight loss, and changes of metabolic parameters of patients after bariatric surgery with nonsurgical patients. Some important notes: This article may be available via NHS Athens or through your local NHS Library. To search for your nearest library, please see http://www.hlisd.org/

Sarcopenic obesity is associated with a faster decline in renal function in people with type 2 diabetes

January 8, 2020
Source: Diabetic medicine Follow this link to read an abstract Date of publication: Jan 2020 Publication type: Journal article In a nutshell: To evaluate the association between sarcopenic obesity and the decline in estimated GFR in people with type 2 diabetes. Some important notes: This article may be available via NHS Athens or through your local NHS Library. To search for your nearest library, please see http://www.hlisd.org/

Obstructive sleep apnoea in Type 2 diabetes mellitus

September 26, 2019
Source: Diabetic Medicine Follow this link to read an abstract Date of publication: Oct 19; 36 (10) Publication type: Journal article In a nutshell: To explore the relationship between people with Type 2 diabetes, who are overweight or obese, and obstructive sleep apnoea. Some important notes: This article may be available via NHS Athens or through your local NHS Library. To search for your nearest library, please see http://www.hlisd.org/

Obstructive sleep apnoea in Type 2 diabetes mellitus

May 30, 2019
Source: Diabetic Medicine Follow this link to read an abstract Date of publication: Apr 19 Publication type: Journal article In a nutshell:  The aim of this analysis was to determine obstructive sleep apnoea prevalence in people with Type 2 diabetes in a national primary care setting, and to explore the relationship between patient characteristics and obstructive sleep apnoea. Some important notes: This article may be available via NHS Athens or through your local NHS Library. To search for your nearest library, please see http://www.hlisd.org/

Obesity and type 2 diabetes: Also linked in therapeutic options

April 25, 2019
Source: Endocrinología, Diabetes y Nutrición (English ed.) Follow this link to read an abstract Date of publication: Mar 19 Publication type: Journal article In a nutshell:  The prevalence of obesity has increased worldwide over the past decades. Obesity is associated with multiple comorbidities, such as type 2 diabetes, that generates a great impact on health and economy. Weight loss in these patients leads to glycemic control so it is a target to achieve. Some important notes: This article may be available via NHS Athens or through your local NHS Library. To search for your nearest library, please see http://www.hlisd.org/

The benefits of non‐surgical weight management on weight and glycaemic control in people with complex type 2 diabetes

February 27, 2019
Source: Endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism  Follow this link to read an abstract Date of publication: Feb 19 Publication type: Journal article In a nutshell:  Optimizing diabetes management in patients with complex type 2 diabetes (T2DM) and obesity presents challenges. This study evaluates weight and HbA1c at 12 months (primary outcomes) and blood pressure, lipids, medication and lifestyle changes (secondary outcomes) in patients referred by a diabetes specialist (DSN) to the weight management intervention (Slimming World). Some important notes: This article may be available via NHS Athens or through your local NHS Library. To search for your nearest library, please see http://www.hlisd.org/