Bettina Hartmann

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BACKGROUND In most cases Type I diabetes is immunologically mediated. Complications after long duration of the disease are commonly observed. Further autoimmune mediated diseases are rare, but more often diagnosed in diabetics than in the general population. The combination of 2 autoimmune endocrinopathies is subsumed under the term autoimmune polyendocrine(More)
AIMS A major proportion of patients with diabetic foot syndrome are older than 65 years. Little is known about outcomes of these elderly patients. METHODS We analysed 245 treatment cases in an observational single-centre study for comorbidities and outcomes over a 6-month period. RESULTS In all, 122 patients had peripheral arterial disease which was(More)
AIM To evaluate the efficacy of self-expanding metal stents (SEMS) for the palliation of malignant gastric outlet obstruction in patients with and without peritoneal carcinomatosis (PC). METHODS We performed a retrospective analysis of 62 patients who underwent SEMS placement for treatment of malignant gastroduodenal obstruction at our hospital over a(More)
AIMS Treatment strategies for obese patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus aim to increase physical activity, reduce body weight, and improve glucose control using weight-beneficial antidiabetic drugs. The objective of this study was to determine whether these strategies are implemented, and to identify factors predictive of glucose control and body weight(More)
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