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Diabetes Trends is organized by Horizon CME and will be held on Oct 27, 2018 at Crowne Plaza Portland-Downtown Conv Ctr, Portland, Oregon, USA.The target audience for this medical event is primary care physicians (internal medicine, family practice MD/DOs), nurse practitioners (NPs),…Continue
Started by Sophia Smith Aug 1.
Diabetes Trends is organized by Horizon CME and will be held on Nov 10, 2018 at The Saguaro Scottsdale, Scottsdale, Arizona, USA.The target audience for this medical event is primary care physicians (internal medicine, family practice MD/DOs), nurse practitioners (NPs), and…Continue
Started by Sophia Smith Jul 14.
ENDOCRINOLOGYI. Thyroid Function Tests (TFT)Thyroidfunction tests are indicated in certain populations such as newbornsthose with strong family history of thyroid disease. elderly women, 4-8weeks postpartum, patients with autoimmune disease (e.g. Addison'sdisease, type I diabetes mellitus) TFT's may be useful in women aged> 40years with nonspecific complaints Various TFT'S are:Thyroidstimulating hormone (TSH)IntroductionMeasurement ofbasal serum TSH concentration is useful in the diagnosis…Continue
Started by Dr.Mike Apr 26, 2010.
Study HighlightsThe cohort consisted of patients attending a single clinic and who were diagnosed with diabetes according to International Classification of Diseases, Ninth Revision, codes from 1998 to2006.Included were patients older than 18 years with at least 2 medical encounters and who had a prescription for glyburide, glipizide, or glimepiride entered into the electronic health record.Excluded were those using insulin or other injectable diabetic medications or multiple oral agents at…Continue
Started by Doctors Hangout Apr 13, 2010.