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Cardiovascular and renal outcomes of renin-angiotensin system blockade in adult patients with diabetes mellitus : a systematic review with network meta-analyses
Author(s):Catalá-López, F; Macías Saint-Gerons, D; González-Bermejo, D; Rosano, GM; Davis, BR; Ridao, M; Zaragoza, A; Montero-Corominas, D; Tobías, A; de la Fuente-Honrubia, C; Tabarés-Seisdedos, R; Hutton, B
BACKGROUND: Medications aimed at inhibiting the renin-angiotensin system (RAS) have been used extensively for preventing cardiovascular and renal complications in patients with diabetes, but data that compare their clinical ...
Gestational diabetes mellitus in Africa: a systematic review
Author(s):Macaulay, S; Dunger, DB; Norris, SA
BACKGROUND: Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is any degree of impaired glucose tolerance first recognised during pregnancy. Most women with GDM revert to normal glucose metabolism after delivery of their babies; however, ...
The prevalence of metabolic syndrome and metabolically healthy obesity in Europe : collaborative analysis of ten large cohort studies
Author(s):van Vliet-Ostaptchouk, JV; Nuotio, ML; Slagter, SN; Doiron, D; Fischer, K; Foco, L; Gaye, A; Gӧgele, M; Heier, M; Hiekkalinna, T; Joensuu, A; Newby, C; Pang, C; Partinen, E; Reischl, E; Schwienbacher, C; Tammesoo, ML; Swertz, MA; Burton, P; Ferretti, V; Fortier, I; Giepmans, L; Harris, JR; Hillege, HL; Holmen, J; Jula, A; Kootstra-Ros, JE; Kvaløy, K; Holmen, TL; Männistö, S; Metspalu, A; Midthjell, K; Murtagh, MJ; Peters, A; Pramstaller, PP; Saaristo, T; Salomaa, V; Stolk, RP; Uusitupa, M; van der Harst, P; van der Klauw, MM; Waldenberger, M; Perola, M; Wolffenbuttel, BH
BACKGROUND: Not all obese subjects have an adverse metabolic profile predisposing them to developing type 2 diabetes or cardiovascular disease. The BioSHaRE-EU Healthy Obese Project aims to gain insights into the consequences ...
Vitamin D intake and risk of type 1 diabetes : a meta-analysis of observational studies
Author(s):Dong, JY; Zhang, WG; Chen, JJ; Zhang, ZL; Han, SF; Qin, LQ
Vitamin D is suggested to have protective effects against type 1 diabetes. However, the results from observational studies have been inconsistent. We aimed to examine their association by conducting a meta-analysis of ...
Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and its connection with insulin resistance, dyslipidemia, atherosclerosis and coronary heart disease
Author(s):Gaggini, M; Morelli, M; Buzzigoli, E; DeFronzo, RA; Bugianesi, E; Gastaldelli, A
Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and its connection with insulin resistance, dyslipidemia, atherosclerosis and coronary heart disease Abstract Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease is marked by hepatic fat accumulation ...