Revista de Medicina Interna. AMICAC.

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Año VII. 2015 No.1

Mes Enero 2015

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Diabetes Gestacional.
The prevalence of gestational diabetes is strongly related to the patient's race and culture. Prevalence rates are higher in black, Hispanic, Native American, and Asian women than...
Diabetes Mellitus y Embarazo.
Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is defined as glucose intolerance of variable degree with onset or first recognition during pregnancy. A study by Stuebe et al found this condition to be associated with persistent metabolic....
High-Dose Statin Therapy Increases the Risk of Diabetes.
A meta-analysis of some of the more high-profile statin trials testing the effectiveness of high-dose therapy has revealed a significant increase in the risk of diabetes mellitus associated with statin use in high doses [1]. Compared with....
'Modest' Increased Adverse-Event Risk With Clarithromycin Plus Some Statins".
Combining a statin not metabolized by cytochrome P450 3A4 (CYP3A4) with the antibiotic clarithromycin is associated with an increased risk of adverse events, according to the results of a new analysis

Year of birth has an influence on genetic risk for obesity, study finds.
Global environmental factors such as trends in food products and workplace activity, not just those found within families, may impact genetic traits," says Dr. Rosenquist....

Weight Associated With Diabetes Risk Differs by Ethnicity
Black and Asian adults may be at risk for developing diabetes at a lower weight than whites, according to a new study. Based on the findings, researchers suggest the definition of obesity should be different for different populations, in order to trigger diabetes interventions in......